Department of General, Visceral-, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery


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„Almost 40 medical doctors as well as 100 nurses and other medical staff take care of our patients 24 hours a day. Besides the inpatient treatment with approx. 3.000 operations we offer you an outpatient care with almost 15.000 patients/year.
We perform common surgical diseases up to the complete treatment of high risk patients, who will be treated by experienced specialists for their disease. Therefore the variety of necessary surgical options and further treatment after the discharge from the hospital are offered. Our staff consists of specialized teams to guarantee you the best expertise in planning and realisation of your treatment.“

Focus of Treatment:

General Surgery
Skin abscess; minimal invasive thyroid gland surgery; surgery of inguinal hernia as well as complex tumor diseases concerning this organs; surgery of hormone-producing glands (endocrinologic
surgery); thyroid and parathyroid gland; adrenal gland and pancreas

Visceral Surgery
Surgery of the intestinal system (gastroenterological surgery); oesophagus; stomach; small and large intestine; spleen; liver; gall bladder system

Thoracic Surgery
Diseases of the lung; ribs- and pulmonary pleura; (pleura parietalis
and visceralis); mediastinum and chest; surgery of lung cancer and of metastases (secondary tumors) and
tumors of other organs

Vascular Surgery
Surgery of diseases in the artery/vein and lymph vessels

Oncological Surgery
Oesophageal cancer, gastric cancer; pancreatic cancer; surgery of metastases and peritoneal carcinomatosis

Paediatric Surgery
Premature and newborn patients, children’s urology (e.g. undesdended testicles); abdominal surgery and general children’s surgery; thoracal surgery; minimal invasive surgery

Transplantation
Liver-, pancreas- and kidney transplantation; visceral transplantation


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Univ. Prof. Dr. Jörg C. Kalff
Medical Director of the Department of General, Visceral-, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery

Department of General, Visceral-, Thoracic
and Vascular Surgery
University Hospital Bonn
Sigmund-Freud-Str. 25
53127 Bonn
Germany
www.chirurgie-unibonn.de