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University Medical Centre Mainz
The University Medical Centre Mainz (Universitätsmedizin Mainz) is part of the Johannes Gutenberg University, the fifth largest in Germany. With more than 1,000 doctors it treats over 62,000 inpatients per year.
Located only 15 minutes away from Frankfurt Airport, which has over 4,000 direct flights a week to 275 destinations in 111 countries, it is ideally placed for international patients.
Areas of expertise
University Medical Centre Mainz offers a special focus on:
Organ transplant, especially liver, pancreas, kidneys, bone marrow and cornea.
Most departments also provide a bedside multimedia terminal with internet, radio and games.
Accompanying relatives can be accommodated within the patient's room by arrangement and special dietary requirements can be catered for.
Travelling to Mainz
Mainz is well connected within Germany by the rail and motorway networks. For patients arraiving at Frankfurt/Main Airport there is a direct train connection to Mainz.
International patients service
University Medical Centre Mainz has requested us to provide an enquiry handling service for international patients and we have selected Premier Healthcare Germany (PHG) to provide this service.
Gynaecology including premature and high risk delivery and perinatal care.
Urology and paediatric urology.
Traumatology, especially hand surgery.
Neurology and Neurosurgery.
University Medical Centre Mainz offers PET-CT scanning and 'robotic' surgery and it was the first centre in Europe to introduce intraoperative MRI scanning.
Patients are accommodated in single, double or four-bedded rooms and each is equipped with at least a television set and telephone.
It is an outstanding research centre and a well-established teaching hospital, with 25 years experience of treating international patients.
High-speed trains, regional trains and trams also run between the cities of Frankfurt and Mainz on a regular basis.
This allows scans to be performed in theatre, without having to interupt complex surgery to move the patient to and from the main MRI scanner.
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