Leading Urology clinic in with the best treatments
Lucerne Kantonsspital is part of a network of private hospitals that includes Lucerne Central Hospital, the Lucerne Alpine Clinic and two primary care hospitals.
The hospital has a strong ethos of always keeping the patient at the heart of its operation and aims to provide superlative levels of medical care that are highly individualised, while remaining committed to scientifically based medicine.
The hospital aims to offer its patients diagnostic services and therapeutic treatments tailored to their needs around the clock. As a medical centre of excellence, and as part of a private hospital network, the hospital can provide expert treatment in all necessary areas of medical speciality.
It is particularly renowned for its expertise in the following areas: ophthalmology (specialising in cataracts), hip and pelvis orthopaedics, gynaecology (including breast cancer treatment and reproductive medicine), ear, nose, throat and facial surgery, neurosurgery specialising in the removal of spinal tumours, endoscopic brain surgery and neurosurgical operations on children, led by world-renowned expert Dr Karl F. Kothbauer, radiology and nuclear medicine, robotic surgery of the prostate gland, pain therapy and palliative medicine and urology.
Patients can expect the services of 5,500 highly skilled members of staff to attend to them around the clock. The hospital serves a catchment area with 500,000 inhabitants (900 acute beds) and treats 36,000 inpatients and 140,000 outpatients every year, while the network also includes the largest non-university hospital in the country.
Lucerne Kantonsspital aims to provide patient-friendly medical services and to treat all patients as individuals. Through providing high standards of care before, during and after your treatment from skilled, discreet and highly professional staff, the clinic hopes to minimise the distressing impact that a stay in hospital may have on your life and that of your family.