Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Gynecology / Gynecologic Oncology


Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology

„As a center for Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University Hospital Bonn it is our obligation and responsibility to achieve best quality in medical care for our patients. We keep a high standard in research and offer attractive academic training programs for trainees and students.
All sub-specialities of our discipline are represented in our Womens Hospital: the Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine, the Department of Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, and the Department of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology. Additionally, the Section of Psychosomatic Medicine in Gynecology and the Section of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery are harbored inside our center.
Everybody in Bonn University Women´s Hospital is hard working, always giving their best to insure care for our patients at the highest medical level. Please find further details in the upcoming pages.“

Department of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology

„In our two board-certified centers for breast cancer and gynecologic cancer we are taking care of more than 5000 patients a year (in and out-patients). We closely cooperate with other departments in the Universitiy Medical Center such as the Department of Radiology, Pathology, Surgery, Urology and Medical Oncology. Our department is part of the CIO (Center for Integrated Oncology), a Comprehensive Cancer Center certified in 2007 and recertified in 2011 by the German Cancer Aid. We are one out of 11 Centers of Excellency among the Cancer Centers in Germany. In cancer therapy, we offer a broad spectrum of open and minimal surgery. Medical Oncologic Therapy is also offered here.
Outside of Cancer treatment, we offer a broad spectrum of open and minimal invasive surgery in benign indications such as fibroids of the uterus or descensus surgery. For detailed information please refer to the upcoming pages.“

Focus of Treatment:

Certified Oncology Center for Gynecology
Gynecologic tumor surgery (cancer of the uterus, the ovaries and fallopian tubes or
external genitals); multiple organ resections and minimally invasive surgery

Certified Breast Center
Diagnostics (mammosonography, mammography, magnetic resonance tomography
-MRT- of breast, tissue biopsy); surgery (breast-conserving resection, masectomy, surgery of lymph nodes, breast reconstruction following breast cancer treatment); systemic therapy (chemotherapy, endocrine therapy, antibody therapy); breast cancer in men

Oncological Outpatient Clinic
Ovarian cancer; cancer of fallopian tube; cervical cancer; uterus cancer; endometrial cancer; vulvar cancer

Outpatient Surgery
Removing of cysts; polyps; adhaesions and early tumor stages of vulvar tissue; vagina and uterus; sterilisation by tubal ligation; plastic reconstruction of vagina and cervix; wide range of laser treatment (e.g. condylomata)

Minimal Invasive Surgery
Laparoscopic myoma enucleation; laparoscopic hysterectomy (uterus removal); laparoscopic removal of ovaries / ovarian cysts / laparoscopic therapy of endometriosis; radical tumorsurgical resections including pelvic and paraortic lymphadenectomy, (removal of pelvic and paraortic lmyph nodes); radical hysterectomy; urogynaecological reconstructive surgery for incontinence

Univ. Prof. Dr. Walther Kuhn
Medical Director of the Center for Obstetrics and
Gynecology, Department of Gynecology / Gynecologic Oncology

Center of Obstetrics
and Gynecology
University Hospital Bonn
Sigmund-Freud-Str. 25
53127 Bonn