Specialist for Gastroenterology, Hepatology - liver, Endocrinology, Diabetology in Frankfurt am Main
Prof. Zeuzem has enjoyed an international reputation as a versatile gastroenterologist for many years and has established himself internationally in both clinical and research work. For example, he repeatedly sets standards in the treatment of liver diseases.
Special Clinical Focus
Antiviral therapies of chronic viral hepatitides
Non-invasive liver biopsies and fibrosis measurements (elastography)
The entire range of diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic endoscopic techniques
Chemotherapies for gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary tumors
Clarification before liver transplantation
Immunomodulatory therapies for gastrointestinal diseases
Thank you for your interest and for your willingness to inform us about your health problem. We would like to point out that we are unable to propose any diagnostic or therapeutic options WITHOUT a personal (usually outpatient) appointment. A medical assessment based solely on written reports is not possible. Therefore we ask you to make an inquiry only if you are willing to meet us personally.
Thank you very much for your understanding!
The Medical Clinic 1 (Director: Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Stefan Zeuzem) is a center for treatment of gastroenterological, hepatological, pneumological, allergological and endocrinological diseases. Our special clinical focus is on treatment of hepatic diseases (international center for hepatic diseases, viral hepatitis A, B, C, D, E, hereditary or autoimmune hepatic disorders, liver cirrhosis and complications, liver transplants) and tumor diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, of the liver, of the bile duct, of the pancreas, of the bronchial system and of the endocrine organs.
Our patients receive newly developed therapeutics within controlled treatment protocols.
Our excellent and fully-equipped Department for Endoscopy and Sonography is certified according to the guidelines of the European scientific community and offers all established diagnostic and therapeutic procedures of the esophagus, of the gastrointestinal tract, of the bile ducts, of the pancreas, of the bronchial system and of the endocrine organs.
In cooperation with other departments of a modern university hospital, Medical Clinic 1 offers holistic patient-centered care. Furthermore, the clinic is specialized in chronic inflammatory bowel diseases, pulmonary/respiratory diseases, and endocrinological diseases. We offer comprehensive interdisciplinary medical care for patients with diabetes mellitus (our institute is certified by the German Diabetes Association). We are a central contact point for questions regarding aspects of nutritional medicine.
Diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for all diseases, including oncological problems, are supported by our fully equipped Central Endoscopy Department and our specialized laboratory.
In interventional endoscopy procedures tumors of the gastrointestinal tract, of the liver, of the bile ducts, and of the pancreas can be diagnosed and treated (laser procedures, implants of plastic or metal stents). For complicated bile duct diseases, special procedures such as cholangioscopy and lithotripter are available. Systemic chemotherapy is performed in accordace with standard international guidelines. Medical Clinic 1 is a center for the treatment of colon cancer certified by the German Cancer Society.
Adrenal gland disorder
Adrenal gland metastases
Basedow's / Grave's disease
Blood in the stool
Cancer of the gallbladder
Childhood endocrine disorders
Childhood liver disorders
Chronic intestinal disorders
Cirrhosis of the liver
diabetes mellitus type 1
diabetes mellitus type 2
Disorders of the biliary tract
Diverticulum / Diverticula
Dwarfism / Restricted growth
Gastric / Peptic ulcer
Irritable bowel syndrome
Jaundice / Icterus
Nausea and vomiting
Wound healing disorder
ERCP and papillotomy
PTC / Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography
Hydrogen breath test
Long-term pH metry
Thyroid gland diagnostics
Special Offers / Arrangements / Rooms
Medical Clinic 1 comprises 90 beds dispersed among different wards in buildings 11, 23 and 33. Further beds are available in our intensive and intermediate care units. Building 11 is in close proximity to the idyllic rose garden. Different shopping facilities, a café and a restaurant are also available. All other clinical departments and institutions are within walking distance.