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Sana Hospital Gerresheim

Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany


Foundation year



All / Top Specialties

  • Spine Trauma

  • Male Plastic Surgery

  • Total Knee Arthroplasty

  • Knee Ligament Injuries

  • Facial Asymmetry Correction

  • Congenital Vascular Malformation

  • Coloproctology Surgery

  • Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR)

  • Spine Fusion Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

All / Top Services

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scan

  • Physical Therapy

  • Liposuction

  • Coagulation (PT/PTT) Test

  • Total Knee Arthroplasty

  • Synovial Fluid Examination

  • Knee Ligament Surgery

  • Ultrasound

  • Direct Clinical Examination

  • Structural Soft-tissue Asymmetry Surgery

  • Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA) Scan

  • Embolization Treatment

  • Coloproctology Surgery

  • Rectosigmoidoscopy

  • Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR)

  • Echocardiogram

  • Spine Fusion Surgery

  • CT/CAT (Computer Assisted Tomography) Scan

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Contact Information

Gralinger Strasse 120, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


The Sana Hospital Gerresheim offers patients from all over the world the highest medical standard and sets new standards, especially with its medical centers. The hospital, which was newly built in 2012 and has a view of the countryside, has 250 beds in the most modern, comfortable patient rooms, seven new operating theaters and a newly built intensive care unit. 25,000 inpatients and 26,000 outpatients are treated every year. The departments of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery, Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery with Endoprosthetics, Internal Medicine with Gastroenterology and Cardiology, Vascular Medicine, and Pediatric Neurology have gained a high national and international reputation over the past years. Many chief physicians have been awarded several prestigious awards, making them among the best physicians in their field in Germany. With more than 50,000 treatments per year, patients can be confident that they are in experienced hands and will be treated according to the latest international medical advances. The Sana Hospital Gerresheim areas of medical focus are General, Visceral and Oncological Surgery, Gastroenterology, Cardiology, Vascular Surgery, Plastic & Aesthetic Surgery, Senology, Trauma Surgery and Orthopedics, Pneumology, Pediatric Neurology, Phoniatrics / Pediatric Audiology, Emergency Department, Anesthesiology, Intensive & Emergency, Medicine, and Pathology. GENERAL, VISCERAL AND ONCOLOGICAL SURGERY The Surgical Clinic of the Sana Kliniken Düsseldorf at the Gerresheim Hospital has 55 beds. More than 3,000 inpatients are treated here every year. Beds are available for performing outpatient surgeries, for perioperative monitoring in an intensive care and intermediate care ward, and for emergency treatment in the central admissions outpatient clinic. The clinic is divided into the sections general and visceral surgery and thoracic surgery. As a department for higher priority care, we offer all therapy and surgical procedures for general and visceral surgery. MEDICAL CLINIC The task of the medical clinic is on the one hand the regional basic care of patients with diseases of the internal organs, but also the highly specialized diagnostics and treatment in the special focal points of the clinic for an extended group of patients. The medical clinic treats around 4000 patients a year and has 4 wards on 3 levels, 5 beds in the multidisciplinary intensive care unit and an additional 4 beds specifically for the treatment of stroke patients (stroke unit). It offers comprehensive care for patients with internal diseases based on a wide range of specialized diagnostics and therapy in all areas of internal medicine. The clinic has extensive range of services. These are Internal medicine that deals with the structure, function and diseases of all organ systems in our body. The medical clinic in the Sana Hospital in Gerresheim, headed by PD Dr. medical Henning Schrader the following specializations in addition to general internal medicine. Close cooperation with the other in-house departments ensures competent and comprehensive clarification and treatment of internal diseases across disciplines. Medical focus GASTROENTEROLOGY Gastroenterology deals with the diagnosis, therapy and prevention of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and the organs connected to this tract, the gallbladder and pancreas. The focal points within the specialist area are endoscopy (reflections in the digestive tract, abdominal cavity and bile duct system) and gastroenterological oncology (malignant diseases of the digestive tract, liver and pancreas). Important gastroenterological diseases are e.g. B. Ulcer diseases (gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer), tumors of the digestive tract (colon cancer), liver diseases such as liver cirrhosis and hepatitis (hepatology), intestinal diseases such as the inflammatory bowel diseases Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and pancreatic diseases. A large group of diseases includes the so-called functional disorders (functional dyspepsia, irritable bowel syndrome). Sana Hospital Gerresheim have the most modern and highly specialized equipment available for diagnosis and treatment of diseases. Medical Focus CARDIOLOGY As part of internal medicine, cardiology deals with diseases of the heart and circulatory system and is another special focus of the Medical Clinic. The main non-invasive and invasive cardiology procedures, including electrophysiology, are offered at the Sana Kliniken Düsseldorf. Sana Hospital Gerresheim treat heart and circulatory diseases (including heart valve defects, heart muscle diseases and arrhythmias, coronary heart disease including heart attack care, treatment of cardiac insufficiency) according to the latest medical knowledge. For patients who are about to have a heart attack, the left heart catheter laboratory in Benrath is available around the clock to expand the blocked coronary arteries using catheter techniques (PTCA and stent). Patients with symptomatic or life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias, are treated with cardiac pacemaker and defibrillator implantations. The hospital offers the performance of electrophysiological examinations for the diagnosis and therapy of complex cardiac arrhythmias. In special rhythm consultation, patients have the opportunity to get non-binding advice from experts on possible diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. INTERDISCIPLINARY CARE OF VASCULAR DISEASE With vascular surgery, internal medicine, cardiology, nephrology (kidney replacement procedures), neurology, neuroradiology, radiology, interventional radiology and phlebology (vein medicine), the Sana Vascular Center Rhein-Ruhr offers the best conditions for interdisciplinary care. Through close cooperation with these departments and specialist disciplines, we offer overall care at the highest level. Interdisciplinary structures for diagnosis and therapy enable optimal treatment of patients, including those with rare vascular diseases. PLASTIC & AESTHETIC SURGERY Over the past few years, the department for plastic and aesthetic surgery at the Sana Kliniken Düsseldorf has had a nationally and internationally renowned reputation for breast surgery, in particular reconstructive (micro)surgery using autologous tissue, as well as breast augmentation and breast reduction, correction of asymmetries, implant surgery with Removal and/or replacement of implants, transgender surgery, tightening operations after massive weight reduction and liposuction (e.g. in the case of lip/lymphedema), aesthetic and reconstructive facial surgery, lymphatic surgery and the entire spectrum of aesthetic surgery. Due to a close cooperation with the University Breast Center Düsseldorf and the Sana Clinics Düsseldorf, our entire medical team has extensive experience in the entire field of reconstructive and aesthetic breast surgery as well as microsurgery. Only a few centers in Europe have a similarly high number of cases due to four to six microsurgical operations per week in the field of breast reconstruction with autologous tissue. SENOLOGY Sana Hospital Gerresheim are there for its patients at the highest level for all diseases and malformations of the breast - and especially for breast cancer. Sana Hospital Gerresheim has three principles that form the basis of there treatment: Oncological safety, Surgery on a tumor is carried out safely and largely in a healthy area. This is the only way to ensure the best possible conditions for the patients recovery. Aesthetic surgical, result is very important that the patients go home with an aesthetic surgical result. Due to the knowledge and application of the shape-changing surgical methods of the breast, including implant surgery and myocutaneous flap plastics, Sana Hospital Gerresheim offers its patient the optimal therapy in each case. Individuality of the patient, There are almost always at least two ways of tackling a problem surgically. It is important to Sana Hospital Gerresheim that the women concerned participate in the decisions in a well-informed manner. TRAUMA SURGERY AND ORTHOPAEDICS In the Department of Trauma Surgery and Orthopedics , around 2,100 inpatients are treated every year and around 2,000 operations are performed. There are 36 beds available for this, plus more in the intensive care and intermediate care wards. There is a separate area for outpatient surgeries. The affiliated emergency room is staffed 24 hours a day. PNEUMOLOGY The pneumology clinic is part of the lung center of the Sana clinics in Düsseldorf-Gerresheim. The clinic is modern and technically state-of-the-art. The entire spectrum of pneumological diseases can be diagnosed and treated. In classical pneumology, the focus is on COPD, pneumonia and tuberculosis. Lung cancer is the main focus of pneumological oncology. There have been significant advances in diagnostics and therapy in recent years. The characterization of lung cancer cells by detecting mutations and their targeted therapy. The introduction of immunotherapy as a systemic therapy. The cooperation with the thoracic surgery in Duisburg and the cooperation with the radiation therapy in the Marien Hospital in Dusseldorf enable comprehensive diagnostics and therapy. PEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY Since 1979, children and adolescents of all ages with neurological diseases and developmental disorders have been examined and treated on an outpatient and inpatient basis in the Pediatric Neurology Center . The center is divided into the areas of pediatric neurology and phoniatrics/paediatric audiology. During treatment, the center create a comprehensive treatment concept in coordination with the parents of the patients, taking into account the resources of the child and family. This also includes working with referring doctors, registered therapists, early intervention centres, kindergartens and schools, advice centres, health and youth welfare offices, social services and other professional groups such as occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech therapy and motor therapy. The center is a member of the federal working group of social pediatric centers and recognized as a special outpatient clinic ILAE (International League Epilepsy). PHONIATRICS/PEDIATRIC AUDIOLOGY The phoniatrics/pedaudiology department is part of the Pediatric Neurology Center and specializes in particular in the diagnosis of language development abnormalities and in the diagnosis of peripheral and central hearing disorders (auditory processing and perception disorders, central hearing impairment). The early detection of hearing disorders as well as advice and, if necessary, hearing aid adjustment is carried out in close interdisciplinary cooperation with parents and hearing aid acousticians, early support, kindergartens, therapists and schools. Another focus is on subject-specific diagnostics for school difficulties, learning and performance problems and behavioral problems. INSTITUTE OF PATHOLOGY The task of pathology is to create the basis for an individually tailored therapy through the microscopic examination of tissue and cell samples in inflammatory processes, metabolic diseases and tumors. The quality assurance of pathological diagnostics is of particular importance, since far-reaching therapeutic consequences are associated with the diagnosis. The consistent quality assurance serves regular conferences with treating physicians, the integration of national reference centers in diagnostic problem cases as well as a certified quality management system with regular external controls.