Clinic for Dermatology
Prof. Dr. med. Dirk Schadendorf
+49 (0) 201-723-42 20
+49 (0) 201-723-59 35
PD Dr. med. Uwe Hillen
Central agreement on deadline
Phone: +49 (0) 201-723-2332
Fax: +49 (0) 201-723-5524
Facts and Figures
Patients with skin cancer (melanoma and other types of skin cancer): 1,000
Patients with transplant rejection responses: 320
Removal of diseased tissues from skin and subcutaneous tissues: 1,000
Local plastic surgery involving skin flaps: 440
Photopheresis treatment (leukocyte treatment): 660
All skin tumors, benign and malignant, such as cutaneous carcinomas, malignant melanomas, and cutaneous sarcomas are diagnosed and treated using surgical excision, micrographically monitored surgery, laser therapy, immunotherapy and chemotherapy.
A clinical focus area is the treatment of dermatological conditions that commonly afflict organ and bone marrow transplant patients.
Patients with HIV infections and HIV-associated diseases receive comprehensive interdisciplinary care, specific anti-retroviral treatments and therapies for concomitant diseases.
Cosmetic dermatology is also important to us. We treat, for example, keloids and hypertrophic scar tissue, hemangiomas, port-wine marks, and spider-burst varices, and we remove age spots using laser therapy.
- Acne/hair loss/children's dermatoses/genodermatoses
- Autoimmune diseases/collagenoses
- Graft versus host disease/transplants
- Laser therapy
- HIV/STD outpatient treatment
- Outpatient wound care
Fields of Research
- HIV and AIDS
- Graft versus Host Disease (GvHD)
- Malignant melanoma
- Poor healing of wounds
- Neurodermatitis (eczema)
Number of patients
Our clinic employs 24 physicians, including 13 with specialties in dermatology and sexually transmitted diseases, and 33 nurses; special therapists including wound management specialists and psychologists.