The children’s hospital of Friedrichshafen Clinic in Germany offers diagnostic and treatment of diseases for the newborns, children and teenagers. The head of the department is Udo Radlow, Dr.scient.med, an experienced specialist in pediatrics, neonatology and prenatal medicine.
Neonatology - the treatment and caring services for the newborn children in partnership with child guidance and family counseling centre, General pediatrics - different children’s diseases, Children’s psychosomatics - treatment for children of 5 - 13 years old, Neuropediatrics, Pediatric gastroenterology, Pediatric sonography.
Every year the Friedrichshafen children’s hospital helps more than 1,500 children. In our children’s hospital the doctors perform surgeries in all possible directions, including oncology, cardiology, etc.
The children’s hospital of Friedrichshafen offers surgical and conservative treatment for different types of hernia. Groin hernia without incarceration doesn’t require surgery. If there is incarceration, the surgical treatment implies reduction of hernia with further hernial sac resection.
Umbilical hernia can be reduced manually in children of 5 and downwards. A surgery is required in case of incarceration. The ring will be reduced, the cavity will disappear, leaving only a small scar.
Medial vertebral disk prolapse is the most dangerous type of hernia. The doctors of Friedrichshafen children’s hospital will define the stage of the disease and required treatment. It affects neurocanal, sometimes leading to longitudinal ligament breakage, tipping out. Such cases require drug and surgical therapy.
If the hydrocele stays in 2 year-old age, it requires a surgery. Sometimes collected liquid can be removed from the dartos with the aim of a puncture in younger age.
Correct diagnostics of varicocele form and stage is performed in the Friedrichshafen children’s hospital using ultrasound testicles scanning and Doppler sonography. Minimally invasive surgical treatment is usually applied.
This pathology is diagnosed, if testicles of a boy carried to full time haven’t descended by the age of 1.5 months (3 months for boys born before time). A surgeon mechanically descends the testicle and fixates it in scrotum walls. Such intervention is well-tolerated and doesn’t cause complications.
Such disease displays in painful urination, inflammation process and other complications. Urologists in our children’s hospital will clean the preputium tissues and perform all required procedures. If the edema is big, a few-minute surgery is required.
This inborn pathology in boys means that the urethra is located lower than it should be. The surgeons of Friedrichshafen children’s hospital correct the problems of chordee and narrow urethra. It is better to perform such procedures until a boy hasn’t reached 18 months.
Ganglioma is a tumor around tendon sheath and joint capsule. Baker’s cyst is a hernia in popliteal space. Both these diseases are treated surgically in Friedrichshafen children’s hospital.
The specialists of our children’s hospital successfully perform diagnostics and treatment of complex nephrological disorders. Technical equipment and professional skills of our specialists provide new opportunities for kidney disease treatment and kidney surgery up to renal transplantation.
Using the best equipment available the doctors of Friedrichshafen children’s hospital will perform bone marrow transplantation, i.e. the injection of stem cells that will stimulate the birth of healthy blood cells.
Friedrichshafen children’s hospital is ready to help little patients to provide them with healthy and productive future.
Comments and questions