About the I. Department of Internal Medicine
The medical and nursing team of the I. Medical Clinic is particularly experienced in the treatment of gastrointestinal, liver and pancreas diseases, infectiological and Tropical Medicine Diseases and the therapy of tumors. By working closely with the Department of hepatobiliary surgery and transplantation, we can provide before and after liver transplantation at the highest level of patient care. In treatment center for highly contagious diseases (bzhi) We care for patients with rare infectious diseases. To maintain the high level, we evaluate and constantly updating the internal processes within the framework of quality management. We investigate the origin and flow of important diseases of the liver and the digestive tract in order to better understand this and so to find even more successful therapies. Priorities include viral hepatitis, autoimmune liver disease and tumors of the liver and the pancreas. Together with the Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, we investigate infectious diseases such as malaria and viral diseases. Doctors at the mini Laparokopie Our doctors perform a mini-laparoscopy liver. Our clinic operates the largest hepatitis outpatient clinic and the only specialist outpatient clinic for autoimmune liver disease in Germany. Thanks to the bzhi we can allow the special care of patients with life-threatening, highly contagious infections as one of five nationwide treatment centers. Special expertise we have in the technology developed by us the mini-laparoscopy and in the TIPS system. Furthermore, we offer than before the first center in northern Germany on the nichtinvasvie liver elasticity measurement (Fibroscan).