One of Europe’s leading medical centers, Heidelberg University Hospital has a reputation for providing excellent healthcare and treats over a million patients per year, thousands of whom come from outside Germany. The hospital has 44 specialized centers and clinical departments including the National Center for Tumor Diseases, a Heart Center, Radiology Center, Surgical Center, Orthopedic Center, Gynecology Center, and a Dermatology Clinic, Thorax Clinic, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic.
Heidelberg University Hospital has a team of 10,000 staff including 1,700 professors and distinguished physicians. The multi-disciplinary facility is constantly developing new methods of diagnosis and treatment for complex diseases and provides patients with optimal treatment thanks to the interdisciplinary cooperation between specialist departments.
International patients who travel to Heidelberg University Hospital for treatment will benefit from a range of services provided by the facility, which include free WiFi in all patient rooms and a phone available for making international calls.
Heidelberg University Hospital is located less than 2 km from Heidelberg’s central railway station which has international connections, 77 km from Frankfurt Airport and 130 km from Stuttgart Airport.
Situated on the Neckar River in southwestern Germany, Heidelberg is home to a charming baroque Old Town replete with narrow streets, pretty houses and of course the world-famous Heidelberg Castle. The hospital is in a prime location for those wishing to explore what Heidelberg has to offer. The city attracts over a million tourists each year, following in the footsteps artists, academics and intellectuals like Mark Twain, Goethe, Bunsen, Kirchhoff and Joseph von Eichendorff.