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Surgery Diseases

Esophagus and stomach


Heartburn and hiatal hernia (reflux disease)
What we offer
  • Specialized diagnostic investigation
  • Minimally invasive operation by the so-called keyhole technique
Esophageal diverticulum (Zenker’s diverticulum)
What we offer
  • Endoscopic therapy (diverticulotomy) or surgical treatment
  • Most recent treatment procedures
Esophageal cancer
What we offer
  • Treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • Treatment with so-called multimodality tumor concepts: the tumor is first treated by chemo- and/or radiotherapy adapted individually to your needs, and surgery is performed in a second step
Gastric cancer
What we offer
  • Treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • Treatment with so-called multimodality tumor concepts: the tumor is first treated by chemo- and/or radiotherapy adapted individually to suit your needs, and surgery is performed in a second step
Other gastric cancers (GIST, neuroendocrine)
What we offer
  • Treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • Usually surgery; in many cases minimally invasive therapy

Gall bladder and bile ducts


Gallstones (Cholecystolithiasis)
What we offer
  • Surgical, minimally invasive resection of the gall bladder/gallstones by the so-called keyhole technique
Gall bladder polyps
What we offer
  • Surgical, minimally invasive resection of gall bladder polyps by the so-called keyhole technique, by which the entire gall bladder is removed along with the polyp
Gall bladder inflammation (Cholecystitis)
What we offer
  • Emergency admission in case of acute symptoms
  • Joint counsel from gastroenterologists and visceral surgeons
  • All modern investigation and treatment procedures
  • Minimally invasive resection of the gall bladder by the so-called keyhole technique
Gall bladder and bile duct cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)
What we offer
  • Individually adapted treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • Surgery, if necessary in combination with chemotherapy
  • Interventional procedures by which the source of the tumor is "overcooked" with a probe (so-called RFA)

Liver


Liver cysts
What we offer
  • Minimally invasive resection by the so-called keyhole technique
Hemangioma
What we offer
  • Individually designed treatment concept
Benign liver tumor (adenoma, FNH)
What we offer
  • Individually adapted treatment concept
Liver cancer (HCC, CCC)
What we offer
  • Individually adapted treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • All modern examination and treatment procedures
  • Surgery, if necessary in combination with chemotherapy
  • Interventional procedures by which the source of the tumor is "overcooked" with a probe (so-called RFA)
Liver metastases
What we offer
  • Individually adapted treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • All modern examination and treatment procedures
  • Surgery, if necessary in combination with chemotherapy
  • Interventional procedures by which the tumor source is "overcooked" with a probe (so-called RFA)

Spleen


Splenic cysts
What we offer
  • Minimally invasive surgical procedure by the so-called keyhole technique
Blood diseases with involvement of the spleen
What we offer
  • Minimally invasive surgical resection by the so-called keyhole technique

Pancreas


Inflammation of the pancreas (acute and chronic pancreatitis)
What we offer
  • Immediate admission to the emergency department in case of acute symptoms such as pain in the upper abdomen, ascites, or vomiting
  • All modern examination and treatment techniques for the investigation of pancreatitis
  • Joint counsel from gastroenterologists and visceral surgeons
Pancreatic cysts
What we offer
  • In case of symptoms: gastroscopy with the introduction of a tube (stent)
  • If necessary minimally invasive decompression surgery
Benign (cystic) tumors of the pancreas – cancer prestages (intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasias IPMN, cystadenomas, etc.)
What we offer
  • Individually adapted treatment concept
  • If necessary surgical resection
Pancreatic cancer
What we offer
  • All modern examination and treatment techniques for the investigation of a pancreatic tumor - from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasound, and radiology, such as MRCP, endosonography, selective puncture, etc.
  • Individual treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • Surgical resection of the tumor

Colon and Rectum


Colorectal polyps
What we offer
  • Diagnosis and removal of colorectal polyps by colonoscopy
Diverticulum (diverticulosis and diverticulitis)
What we offer
  • If necessary a minimally invasive surgical procedure by the so-called keyhole technique
Cancer of the large bowel (colon cancer)
What we offer
  • Individual treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • Surgical resection of the tumor by the minimally invasive so-called keyhole technique
Cancer of the rectum (rectal carcinoma)
What we offer
  • Individual treatment concept from the experts of our tumor board
  • Surgical resection of the tumor by the minimally invasive so-called keyhole technique
  • So-called multimodality therapy concepts by which the tumor is first reduced in size with radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy, and then removed surgically in a second step
Chronic inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis)
What we offer
  • Expert treatment at our CIBD Center
  • All endoscopic and surgical therapy procedures
  • State-of-the-art drugs, such as antibody treatment
  • Minimally invasive surgical treatment by the so-called keyhole technique
Constipation, Outlet obstruction
What we offer
  • All routine procedures of investigation from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography, and radiology
  • Extended investigations in our functional laboratory, such as the colon transit test, anorectal manometry, defecography
  • A high level of expertise at our Center of Neurogastroenterology and Motility in dealing with difficult cases
  • All modern treatment procedures such as sacral nerve stimulation, biofeedback treatment, pelvic floor surgery
  • Treatment of voiding disorders (outlet obstruction)
  • Minimally invasive surgical procedures by the so-called keyhole technique
Rectal prolapse
What we offer
  • Minimally invasive surgical procedures by the so-called keyhole technique
  • Minimally invasive surgery through the abdominal cavity or the anus

Rectum and Anus (Proctology)


Hemorrhoid
What we offer
  • Examination and treatment by specialized experts (proctologists)
  • Modern examination and therapy procedures for hemorrhoids
  • Sclerosing, or ligature with small rubber rings
  • Surgical treatment, adapted individually to the patient
Anal fistulas/Anal abscesses
What we offer
  • All modern examination procedures from the fields of endoscopy, ultrasonography, and radiology (endosonography, proctoscopy, MRI, rectal manometry)
  • Examination and treatment by specialized experts (proctologists)
  • Surgical treatment with all common procedures, including reconstructive surgery
  • Proven CIBD experts for underlying Crohn’s disease
Anal fissure
What we offer
  • Conservative therapy with modern treatment algorithms
  • Surgical treatment
Pilonidal abscess (Sinus pilonidalis)
What we offer
  • Surgical treatment, reconstructive surgery
  • Descent of the pelvic floor
What we offer
  • Individually adapted therapy
  • Pelvic floor reconstruction
  • Interdisciplinary treatment by experts from urology, gynecology, and surgery
Stool incontinence
What we offer
  • Proven experts and special consultation hours for stool incontinence at our pelvic floor center
  • Modern specialized diagnostic procedures, such as high-resolution endosonography, proctoscopy, rectal manometry
  • Interdisciplinary treatment of incontinence at our specialties of gastroenterology, visceral surgery, urology and gynecology
  • State-of-the-art treatment of incontinence, such as sacral nerve stimulation, biofeedback, sphincter reconstruction

Hernias


Inguinal hernia
What we offer
  • Surgical treatment
  • Various specialized techniques, including all minimally invasive procedures, the so-called keyhole technique
Umbilical hernia
What we offer
  • Surgical treatment
  • Various specialized techniques, including all minimally invasive techniques, the so-called keyhole technique
Incisional hernia
What we offer
  • Surgical treatment
  • Various specialized techniques, including all minimally invasive techniques, the so-called keyhole technique

Other problems


Do you have other problems in the abdomen? Do you need advice? Please contact us - by phone, post, or email (see contact data)