Facts and figures

About us

Classified as a care-level II priority-care facility (within the meaning of the Bayerischen Krankenhausgesetz (Hospital Act of the State of Bavaria) of 1 July 2006), with 430 beds of which 16 are intensive care beds, plus 8 treatment stations in our pain outpatient clinic.

  • Teaching hospital of Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Nursing school
  • Advanced training center for intensive care
  • Kidney center operated by  Kuratorium für Hämodialyse und Nierentransplantation

Partnerships with affiliated practitioners

  • Praxis für Strahlentherapie Frank Muckelbauer (radiotherapy)
  • Anästhesiepraxis Dr. Astrid Münch (anesthsiology)
  • Schmerzambulanz Dr. Rüdiger Schmiedl (pain therapy)
  • Onkologische Schwerpunktpraxis Dr. Ekkehart Ladda (oncology)
  • Praxis für Neurochirurgie Dr. Michael Janka (neurosurgery)
  • Praxis für Nuklearmedizin Christine Kühn (nuclear medicine)
  • Hebammenpraxis (midwife office)

Additional partners

  • Priv. Doz. Dr. Frank Muders (via the Sekretariat Medizinische Klinik I) (cardiology, electrophysiology, ablation therapy) 
  • Orth.med - Fachärzte für Orthopädie, Schulterchirurgie (orthopedics; shoulder surgery) Dr. Markus Pfeiffer, Dr. Peter Eibl, Dr. Alois Distler, Dr. Georg Manolikakis


  • Medizinische Klinik I  (cardiology, angiology, pneumology)
  • Medizinische Klinik II  (gastroenterology, oncology, palliative care, diabetology)
  • Chirurgische Klinik  (intestinal and thorax surgery) and center for diseases of the intestines
  • Vascular surgery
  • Orthopädische Chirurgie (hip and knee replacement; joint surgery)
  • Unfallchirurgische Klinik  (traumatology combined with arthroscopy and reconstructive joint surgery); trauma center
  • Wirbelsäulenchirurgie (degenerative spinal diseases; pain syndromes; emergency neurosurgery)
  • Frauen-Klinik  (gynecological surgery; oncology; obstetrics); breast center; gyneological cancer center
  • Urologische Klinik  (oncology; minimally invasive surgery; kidney-stone therrapy); prostate cancer center
  • Neurologische Klinik  (strokes; seizure disorders; neuro-oncology)
  • Klinik für Anästhesiologie und Intensivmedizin (clinical management of the interdisciplinary intensive care unit)
  • Klinik für Radiologie  (diagnostic and interventional radiology; radiotherapy)
  • Hals-Nasen-Ohrenheilkunde (ear nose and throat department)
  • Schmerztherapie Tagesklinik für Schmerztherapie and Schmerzambulanz (outpatient pain clinic)
  • Palliativstation (pallative care)
  • plastische Chirurgie (cosmetic surgery)

Central facilities

  • Main lab
  • Histological lab
  • Physiotherapy
  • Hospital pharmacy
  • Blood bank
  • Hygiene department
  • Diat counseling
  • Company doctor

2016 figures
25,609 Inpatients
154,595 Nursing days
6.0 Mean hospital stay 
812 Births
12,884 Surgeries (of which 2,980 for outpatients)
1,466 Number of employees (as at 31 December 2016)