Paul Gerhardt Diakonie: The whole person in focus
Besides high quality in general care, specialized areas of expertise are the special strenght of the hospitals of Paul Gerhard Diakonie.
Premium general care and specialized centers: The hospitals of Paul Gerhardt Diakonie are well known to many Berliners as "their" neighborhood hospital: Elizabeth Hospital near Potsdamer Platz, Hubertus Hospital in Zehlendorf, the Lung Clinic Berlin in Berlin-Buch, Martin Luther Hospital in Schmargendorf and Waldkrankenhaus Hospital Spandau. Besides the high quality in general care every hospital has specialized in its own area of expertise which are the special strength of each institution, we would like to introduce you.
A rescue center on site for people in the neighborhood: the emergency room of Elizabeth Hospital was restructured and modernized elaborately to provide the best possible emergency treatment in the area around Potsdamer Platz. But also for any orthopedic problem there is a specialist: The Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, was realigned under the direction of chief physician Dr. med Stefan Klima. Besides the traditional orthopedic and trauma surgery, there are separate departments for foot, knee and spine surgery.
A health campus in the country: Hubertus Hospital is located near lake Schlachtensee in a quiet area. Exactly the right environment for patients who need joint surgery and want to recover after it. Examinations such as joint endoscopies and necessary operations such as joint replacement are carried out minimally invasive, which is done with almost no tissue damage and only with minor cuts.
Lung Clinic Berlin
Decades of expertise in pulmonary medicine: In the Lung Clinic Berlin almost all respiratory diseases are diagnosed and treated. Originaly a research facility for lung diseases and tuberculosis innovation is still at the forefront of the clinic. The clinic is one of the few facilities nationwide awarded three times with excellency: as thoracic surgical center, cancer center and since mid-2011 as an accredited weaning center.
Martin Luther Hospital
Care from A to Z, whether in an emergency or a planned surgery: The clinic for general medicine, vascular and visceral surgery at Martin Luther Hospital offers an all-round care for the patient, which is truly holistic, interdisciplinary and service-oriented. The focus of MLK lies on the treatment of illnesses of the organs of the abdominal cavity, especially cancer, colon and rectum disorders including endocrine disorders - thyroid and adrenal disorders - as well as vascular surgery.
Waldkrankenhaus Hospital Spandau
The Waldkrankenhaus is Berlin's largest hospital for orthopedics and trauma surgery including a center for spinal surgery lead by Prof. Dr. Noack. Due to rising demand in early 2011 a Spinal Surgery Department was established under the leadership of Dr. Alquiza. Annually more than 1500 patients with spinal complaints are treated - 600 of them with major surgery. The hospital covers the entire spectrum of modern spine surgery, including minimally invasive surgical techniques.
Certified centers are a feature of particularly high quality standards
The Paul Gerhardt Diakonie is committed to ensure that its centers are certified for high-quality patient care from the usual societies. To ensure that our quality standards are continuously developed, we regularly invite audits and recertifications. In our facilities we have centers in the following areas: breast cancer and gynecological cancers, vascular diseases, geriatric medicine, pulmonary medicine and thoracic surgery, respiratory and sleep medicine, weaning, stomach and intestinal disorders, neuro-gastroenterology, joint replacement and spine surgery, obstetrics, Perinaltalmedizin and thyroid surgery.
If you like to know more about our hospitals we like to refer you to this page.