HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim

Hildesheim, Germany

Hildesheim, Germany

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HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim is part of the HELIOS Hospital Group, which has a network of 111 hospitals. The combined group treats around 4.5 million patients each year, with over 34,000 beds and 68,000 staff.

HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim treats around 25,000 inpatients and 77,000 outpatients each year. The hospital has 9 specialty centers including an oncology center, breast cancer center, intestinal center, skin cancer center, pancreas center, chest pain unit, hand trauma center, renal center, and a unit for premature babies.

The hospital has a variety of departments including oncology, plastic and cosmetic surgery, gynecology, colorectal medicine, cardiology, vascular medicine, reproductive medicine, general surgery, dermatology and orthopedics.


HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim is located 50 km away from Hanover Airport and 63 km from Braunschweig Airport. The nearest train station to the hospital is Hildesheim Central Station (with ICE connection), which is the main train station in Hildesheim, less than 3 km from the hospital.

St. Michaels Church, an 11th-century Romanesque church, known for its bronze doors, painted wood ceiling, and stucco choir, is located 3 km from the hospital.

The Roemer and Pelizaeus Museum, which has one of the most extensive collections of Egyptian artifacts in Europe, as well as artwork and artifacts from European states, is also located just 3 km from the hospital.

Located just 2 km from the hospital is the Goldmarie Cafe, one of Hildesheim's luxury cafes and restaurants which offers a wide selection of delicate international cuisines and fine wines.


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Languages spoken

English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Greek, Turkish


Airport pickup
Free Wifi
Phone in the room
TV in the room
Special dietary requests accepted
Private rooms for patients available
Family accommodation
Parking available
Nursery / Nanny services
Dry cleaning
Mobility accessible rooms
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239 procedures across 14 specialties


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Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Treatment

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Angina Pectoris Treatment

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Cardiac Assessment

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>Colorectal Medicine

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Actinic Keratoses Treatment

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Ingrown Toenail Treatment

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>General Surgery

(16 procedures)
from $ 8,778

Breast Lumpectomy

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Diagnostic Laparoscopy

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Breast Biopsy

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Bile Duct Cancer Treatment

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Cervical Cancer Treatment

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Achilles Tendon Rupture

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Ankle Fracture Treatment

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Benign Bone Tumor Removal

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>Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

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Areola Reduction

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>Reproductive Medicine

(5 procedures)
from $ 4,355

Female Fertility Testing

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Hormone Tests

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Hysterosalpingography (HSG)

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>Vascular Medicine

(9 procedures)
from $ 29,063

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

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>Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

(1 procedure)


(1 procedure)

>General Medicine

(1 procedure)


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Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

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More about available treatments at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim

The 3 most common procedures performed at the hospital are hip and knee replacement, intestinal surgery, and breast cancer treatment.

Other procedures performed at the clinic include abdominoplasty, arm lift, body lift, angioplasty, breast reconstruction, carpal tunnel surgery, chemotherapy, colectomy, hernia repair, liver cancer treatment, lung cancer treatment, and thyroidectomy.

The hospital is equipped with a variety of modern technologies including a 64-slice CT (computerized tomography) scanner, MRI (magnetic resonance imagining) machine, dialysis machines, technology for performing microsurgery, and PICCO technology.



The team at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim is comprised of 240 doctors and 600 nurses. Many of the doctors are members of national and international medical societies and associations, such as the Professional Association of German Surgeons (BDC) and the International Society of Surgery (ISS).

Languages spoken at the hospital include German, English, Russian, French, Greek, Turkish and Italian. Interpretation services are available upon patient request.

Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Tebbenjohanns

  • Medical Director of HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim
  • Graduated from the University of Dusseldorf and the University of Bonn in 1989
  • Completed a residency in internal medicine, as well as receiving specialist certification in internal medicine at Bonn University Hospital in 1996
  • In1996, worked as an attending physician in the cardiology department at Hanover Medical School
  • Professor of internal medicine and cardiology since 2002
  • Became head of the cardiology department at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim in 2002
  • In January 2015, was appointed as the medical director of HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim

Prof. Dr. med. Bernd Rieck

  • Graduated with a medical degree in 1983
  • Completed surgical training at the Technical University of Munich and University of Giessen in 1992
  • Completed specialized training in plastic and cosmetic surgery at Hanover University in 1995
  • in 1998 became the chief of plastic, cosmetic, and hand surgery at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim
Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Hand Surgery

Prof. Dr. med. Michael Tronnier

  • Completed medical studies at the University of Dusseldorf, University of Tubingen, and the Free University of Berlin
  • Completed a residency in dermatology at the Medical University of Lubeck
  • Gained experience in dermatopathology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, U.S.A.
  • Graduated with a degree in allergology in 1994
  • Completed training at the Institute for Dermatopathology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, U.S.A. in 1995
  • In 1999, was elected as the vice-chairman of the department of dermatology at the Medical University of Lubeck
  • Between 2000 and 2006, worked as the chairman of the German Society of Dermatopathology
  • Chairman of the department of dermatology at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim since 2003
  • Head of the Skin Tumor Center of German Cancer Society since 2010
  • Member of the German Society of Dermatology, the International Society of Dermatopathology, and the European Society of Dermatological Research

Prof. Dr. med. Axel Richter

  • Member of the Medical Advisory Committee of the HELIOS Hospital Group
  • Specializes in oncology surgery
  • Graduated with a degree in medicine in 1984
  • Worked as assistant surgeon at St. Hedwig Hospital, Berlin between 1985 and 1989
  • In 2000, became a chief physician at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim
  • Became a professor of medicine in 2002
  • In 2005, became a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
  • Between 2006 and 2014, was the medical director of HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim
  • Particular expertise in pancreatic cancer, liver cancer, bowel cancer, and thyroid cancer
  • Member of the German Society of Surgery (DGCH), the Professional Association of German Surgeons (BDC), the German Society of General and Visceral Surgery (DGAV), the German Society of Thoracic Surgery (DGT), the Berlin Surgical Society, the International Society of Surgery (ISS), and the International Society of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery (ISLCRS)
General Surgery Visceral Surgery

Prof. Dr. med. Burkhard Wipperman

  • Completed medical studies at Bielefeld University, Marburg University, Hanover Medical School and Mayo Medical School Rochester, Minnesota
  • Completed a residency in trauma surgery in 1986 at the Hanover Medical School
  • In 1987, completed a research fellowship at the biomechanics laboratory at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
  • Awarded a PhD in trauma surgery in 1994
  • Between 1996 and 2001, worked as an attending physician at Hanover Medical School
  • Became the head of the trauma and orthopedic department at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim in 2001
  • Particular expertise in performing total joint replacement and joint surgery and musculoskeletal tumor surgery
  • Member of the German Society of Trauma Surgery (DGU), the German Society of Surgery (DGCH), the Orthopedic Research Society, and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. med. Kai Röttger

  • Graduated with a degree in medicine from Hanover Medical School in 1988
  • Completed specialized surgical training at the Marienhospital in Osnabruck between 1988 and 1995
  • Completed specialized training in vascular surgery in Westerstede between 1995 and 1998
  • Vascular surgeon at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim since 1998
  • Chief of vascular surgery at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim since January 2015
Vascular Medicine

Dr. med. Wolfgang Kauffels

  • Graduated from RWTH Aachen University in 1984
  • Senior physician in the gynecology department at the Hanover School of Medicine in 1989
  • Completed specialized training in gynecological endocrinology and reproductive medicine in 1998
  • Chief physician in the gynecology department at the hospital Großburgwedel in 2005
  • In 2006, became the chief of gynecology at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim
  • Graduated with a Master of Business Administration from the University of Hannover and Neu-Ulm in 2012.
  • Specialist in Fertility Microsurgery operations
  • Specialist in Urinary and Prolapse surgery

Dr. med. Andreas Pfeiffer

  • Graduated with a degree in medicine in 1987
  • Completed surgical training at the St. Vincenz-Hospital in Limburg
  • In 2001, became senior physician at HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim
  • In 2015 became the chief of thoracic surgery at the HELIOS Hospital Hildesheim
Thoracic Surgery


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