Hufelandstr. 55, 45122 Essen, Germany

University Hospital Essen

Universitätsklinikum Essen

  • One of the leading German clinics in the treatment of cardiovascular and oncological diseases. 
  • A multidisciplinary medical center with 27 medical departments.  
  • Advanced department of Transplantation, which meets the highest standards of surgical treatment of a large numbers of oncological diseases.

Was founded in 1905 as a municipal hospital, and received its status of university hospital in 1963. Since than Essen University Hospital is closely working with medical faculty of Duisburg-Essen University. What allows the use of the most advanced treatment methods. There are around 165 000 outpatients and 50 000 inpatients receiving a qualified treatment each year. 

Being a multidisciplinary medical institution consisting of 27 medical departments, the main specialisation of the clinic remains the same for many years: treatment of cardiovascular disease, oncology and the transplantation of liver, pancreas and kidney. Specialists skilled in hepatobiliary surgery pay special attention to the initial treatment of liver cancer, bile duct cancer, tumors in pancreas and intestine, including metastatic tumors.

Departments and Head Doctors

Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Martin Schuler
Innere Klinik (Tumorforschung)
Prof. Dr. med. Michael Forsting
Institut für Diagnostische und Interventionelle Radiologie und Neuroradiologie
Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Paul
Klinik für Allgemein-, Viszeral- und Transplantationschirurgie
Dr. med. Franz E. Brock
Klinik für Angiologie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Peters
Klinik für Anästhesiologie und Intensivmedizin
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dirk Schadendorf
Klinik für Dermatologie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dr. med. D. Führer-Sakel
Klinik für Endokrinologie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Norbert Bornfeld
Klinik für Erkrankungen des hinteren Augenabschnittes
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Klaus-Peter Steuhl
Klinik für Erkrankungen des vorderen Augenabschnittes
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Rainer Kimmig
Klinik für Frauenheilkunde und Geburtshilfe
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Guido Gerken
Klinik für Gastroenterologie und Hepatologie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Stephan Lang
Klinik für Hals-Nasen-Ohrenheilkunde
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Ulrich Dührsen
Klinik für Hämatologie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Raimund Erbel
Klinik für Kardiologie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ursula Felderhoff-Müser
Klinik für Kinderheilkunde I
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Peter Friedrich Hoyer
Klinik für Kinderheilkunde II
Prof. Dr. Bernhard Kremens
Klinik für Kinderheilkunde III
Prof. Dr. med. Dietrich W. Beelen
Klinik für Knochenmarktransplantation
Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Kribben
Klinik für Nephrologie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ulrich Sure
Klinik für Neurochirurgie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Hans Christoph Diener
Klinik für Neurologie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dr. rer. nat. A. Bockisch
Klinik für Nuklearmedizin
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Marcus Jäger
Klinik für Orthopädie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Martin Stuschke
Klinik für Strahlenheilkunde
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Heinz Günther Jakob
Klinik für Thorax- und Kardiovaskuläre Chirurgie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Marcus Jäger
Klinik für Unfallchirurgie
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Herbert Rübben
Klinik für Urologie

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