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Helios University Hospital Wuppertal

General Info

At the Helios University Hospital Wuppertal — University of Witten/Herdecke - more than 2.500 employees attend to more than 50.000 patients per year delivering state-of-the-art inpatient, ambulatory and preventative medical care.

As a tertiary care provider and largest healthcare institution in the region the hospital covers almost the entire medical spectrum with its core competence on the conservative and surgical treatment of cardiac disorders.

Whether providing specialty or comprehensive interdisciplinary care, the integrated approach promoted by the Helios Hospital Wuppertal ensures that patients receive the best possible treatment. Consequently, the 14 chairs held at the renowned University of Witten/Herdecke only substantiate the hospital’s medical competence.

Medical Care

Helios stands for high-quality medical care, using both the most up-to-date and the least intrusive methods. Our mission is to provide the finest medical treatment using both state-of-the-art procedures and technology. The inter-disciplinary approach of our highly skilled and experienced medical/nursing teams guarantees the best possible care for you.

The Helios Hospital Wuppertal provides the following medical departments:

Helios University Hospital Wuppertal provides the following medical departments:

  • Allergology
  • Anaesthesiology
  • Angiology
  • Arthroplasty
  • Bone Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetology
  • Dialysis
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Gynaecology
  • Hematology
  • Laboratory diagnostics
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Paediatrics
  • Pneumology
  • Proctology
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Shunt surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery


When staying with Helios we want you to feel home away from home.

For our international patients we therefore provide a variety of amenities and technical as well as culinary extras to create an environment in which you can recover quickly.

During your stay our service manager and his/her team will look after you personally and make sure that your stay will be as pleasant as possible.

Our comfortable and spacious patient rooms provide the standard of a five star hotel with international TV channels, newspapers and a mini bar.

Our interiors are specifically designed with warm colors, luxurious material and an integrated modern media system to create a comfortable atmosphere. In the suites you will find adequate space to welcome friends and relatives in a hotel-like setting.

Should you have any additional requests during your stay please contact our service personnel.

The room:

  • You can choose from a single room, double room or a suite
  • The room consists of warm colours and parquet floor
  • Lounge area
  • You recieve fresh flowers as a welcome present
  • Conference room or a bigger lounge can be reserved as well


  • Towels
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Several cosmetic articles (shampoo, body lotion, shower gel)
  • Shaving kit
  • Sewing kit

Room amenities:

  • Telephone and television
  • Choice of international channels
  • Mini-bar (located in the closet within the room)
  • Safe
  • Wi-fi
  • International newspapers in your native language
  • Selection of books in your native language

Should you have any additional requests during your stay please contact our service personnel.

Hotels & Travel

For our international patients we have built a network of partners which are at your service before, during and after your stay.


Upon your arrival we provide you with a transportation service to the hospital. If you require transportation services please contact us prior to your arrival.


In Wuppertal we have various partner hotels at your disposal. In the city centre we can offer you to be accommodated in several different location.


after the successful completion of treatment and/or for affiliates, we provide special excursion programs and tours through the city and the surrounding areas.

Helios University Hospital Wuppertal


From classicistic architecture to art and historical sights, Wuppertal is an industrial hub with a lot to offer and a truly fascinating history. The world-famous pain killer Aspirin, for instance, was invented at the Bayer production site in Wuppertal. One of its most supreme attractions, however, is the suspended monorail, which dates back as far as the year 1901 and crosses the city 12 meter above the ground.

In terms of infrastructure Wuppertal with its locationnear theRuhr area and closeness to Düsseldorf, Dortmund, Essen and other large cities, is embedded in an elaborate traffic system thus facilitating any travel activities.

The Zoo

Wuppertal belongs to one of the most industrialized towns in Germany, and consists of a very interesting city center. Another highlight is the zoo, in Wuppertal, which is also called zoological garden Wuppertal. It is one of the most important places of interest in the city. The zoo belongs to the most beautiful in the world because of the ancient trees, its hillside situation and naturalness. In the park, which is about 20 hectare big, one can find 5.000 animals and round about 500 different species from all continents. Visitors can closely observe apes, monkeys, bears, big cats, elephants, birds, fishes and reptiles.

The historical sights

Wuppertal offers many museums, a historical city hall and the institute for climate, environment and energy in North Rhine-Westphalia.

The infrastructure

Moreover does Wuppertal consist of a perfect infrastructure because of its location within the heart of North Rhine-Westphalia. To the Cologne airport it takes you about 20 minutes and the Frankfurt airport is only two hours away.

If you need help with your travel arrangements, the Helios International Office will be happy to assist you.

Several international airports serve the cities in the area.

The closest are:

  • Airport Düsseldorf

  • Airport Dortmund

  • Airport Cologne-Bonn

  • Airport Frankfurt

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