Klinikum Stuttgart - overview
Klinikum Stuttgart is located in Stuttgart, the capital of Baden-Württemberg state in Germany. The hospital is made up of more than 50 modern clinics and specialist institutes within four main medical centers, each providing its own range of specialized medical services.
Areas of expertise within the Klinikum Stuttgart Hospital include medical and surgical oncology, cardiology and heart surgery, orthopedic and endoprosthetic surgery as well as restorative surgery, abdominal surgery, vascular surgery, neurology and neurosurgery and pediatrics.
The Klinikum Stuttgart hospital is a recognized center for diabetes and diabetic foot syndrome and the treatment and surgery for cataracts and glaucoma.
The Klinikum Stuttgart hospital is one of the leading ear, nose and throat centers in the region and the largest non-university based center for maxillofacial surgery in Germany.
The pediatric oncology, hematology and immunology clinic at the Klinikum Stuttgart is one of the best pediatric haemato-oncological departments in Germany.
The entire pediatric surgery unit is one of the largest in the country.
As befits one of Germany's largest hospitals, the Klinikum Stuttgart boasts more than 6,400 staff including nationally and internationally renowned specialists and a standard of care that is state-of-the-art. As Klinikum Stuttgart is the academic teaching hospital at the University of Tübingen, patients can take advantage of up-to-date expertise and a full range of procedure options. The hospital provides individualized therapies and medicine to help patients on a case by case basis.
High levels of comfort and service for patients are also adhered to. In addition to the standard care package, patients can opt for accommodation in single or twin rooms, with phone, TV, meals, and accommodation for an accompanying friend or relative. Facilities at the Klinikum Stuttgart hospital include a cafeteria, internet access, libraries for patients, hairdressers, chiropodists, and a full consulting and support service.
Over 84,000 inpatients are treated at Klinikum Stuttgart Hospital every year, and more than 400,000 outpatients are seen by the combined medical centers of the Klinikum Stuttgart. Many of these patients are from outside of Germany. The Klinikum Stuttgart Hospital is highly experienced in caring for patients from all over the world.