Range of Services

The purpose of trauma surgery is the conservative and surgical treatment of occupational and sports and leisure injuries. We offer modern osteosynthesis techniques for the entire skeleton. Treatment of soft tissue injuries is performed in cooperation with the in-house Clinic for Plastic Surgery, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery in cases of major tissue loss and in cooperation with the Clinic for Vascular Surgery where vascular injuries are also involved.

We are also able to provide a selection of modern treatment methods ranging from arthroscopy to total joint replacement for degenerative diseases of the musculoskeletal system  in cooperation with the Orthopaedic Surgery Department.

Where necessary, all patients in our clinic are also cared for by the Clinic for Interdisciplinary Early Rehabilitation. Intensive physiotherapeutic exercise treatment begins during a patient’s inpatient stay and follow-up treatments and rehabilitation are arranged for you .

Our range of services comprises:

  • Accident treatment under employer’s liability insurance associations
  • All modern surgical procedures for bone fractures
  • Treatment of severely injured patients (multiple injuries)
  • Surgical treatment of soft tissue and bone tumours in cooperation with the in-house Clinic for Oncology and Haematology
  • Minimally invasive joint surgery:
    • Arthroscopy of the shoulder
    • Arthroscopy of the elbow
    • Arthroscopy of the hip
    • Arthroscopy of the knee joint
    • Arthroscopy of the ankle joint
  • Endoprosthetic joint replacement (total or partial replacement)
    • Shoulder
    • Hip
    • Knee
  • Cruciate ligament reconstruction
  • Cartilage replacement
  • Foot surgery
  • Corrective operations and extension osteotomy (compensation for misalignment)
  • Sports injuries
  • Extracorporeal shock wave therapy
  • Analgesic treatment of the vertebral column
    • Periradicular infiltrations (PRT)
    • Facet joint infiltrations
    • Epidural infiltrations
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St.-Antonius-Hospital

Academic teaching hospital of the RWTH technical university, Aachen

Clinic for Trauma Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery

Dechant-Deckers-Str. 8
52249 Eschweiler

+49 2403 - 76-1807

 
St.-Antonius-Hospital Eschweiler
Dechant-Deckers-Str. 8
52249 Eschweiler
tel.: 02403 76 - 0
fax: 02403 76 -1119