Diagnosis - Pediatric Surgery


The procedure called tracheotomy (also known under the terms pharyngotomy, laryngotomy, and tracheostomy) is performed via making an incision on the front of the neck. The opening is a direct airway through an incision in the trachea. The opening can serve separately as an airway as well as an aditus for a tracheostomy tube. The patient has the chance to breathe without using nose or mouth when. Either technique the surgical and percutaneous are widely used in present surgical practice.



  • HELIOS Hospital Berlin Buch

    HELIOS Hospital Berlin Buch

    The new HELIOS Hospital in Berlin-Buch, one of the largest new hospital complexes in Europe was opened in July 2007. With 1.100 hospital beds and 26 medical departments the new campusis state-of-the-art, maximum care hospital that provides the highest levels of medical care and comfort.

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  • HELIOS Hospital Krefeld-Duesseldorf

    HELIOS Hospital Krefeld-Duesseldorf

    Krefeld is located close to Duesseldorf and its international airport, which is one of the largest in Germany. The HELIOS Hospital Krefeld has a long history that reaches back to 1845. Since this time the hospital is known for medical care on the highest level.

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