Our anaesthetists aided by modern and reliable monitoring, guarantee a careful start to the operation as well as supervising the anaesthetic during surgery. Specially developed techniques enable the patient to recover more quickly after surgery.
In the Kerckhoff Clinic we have the whole range of diagnostic equipment like ultra sound scan, x-ray, scintigraphy, computer tomography (CT) magnet resonance tomography (MRI) and also a PET/CT with TruFlight technology.
Our central laboratory with its highly modern automated equipment guarantees top level results within a short space of time 24 hours a day. We also offer a special coagulation course for patients taking coagulative medication.
We were one of the first centres in Germany to establish our own department for cardiopsychology, in which the interrelations between psychological elements and heart diseases can be specifically analysed and treated in our patients.
A heart transplant is the final treatment available to patients with the most severe forms of irreversible heart disease in the final stage. Heart transplants have been performed regularly at the Kerckhoff Clinic since the end of the 1980s. We have been the central Hessian transplant centre for thoracic organs since 2011 and we perform heart and lung transplants on adult patients.