Marienhospital Gelsenkirchen opens pneumology 2

Marienhospital Gelsenkirchen opens pneumology

An additional specialist polyclinic will be set up at Marienhospital Gelsenkirchen. Dr. Christoph Tannhof will lead the Pulmonology Clinic.

Marienhospital Gelsenkirchen opens pneumology

Marienhospital Gelsenkirchen (MHG) establishes new department: Christoph Tannhof becomes new chief physician of the Pulmonology Clinic in the new building. With the application of a specialist clinic for pneumology (pulmonary and bronchial medicine) in the range of services Marienhospital Gelsenkirchen, St. Augustinus Gelsenkirchen GmbH expands and complements the range of items offered by the company.

Susanne Minten and Hendrik Nordholt, CEOs of GmbH, state: "Many people in the industrial regions, including the Ruhr region, depend on the services and medical knowledge of pulmonary and bronchial medicine. Diseases such as chronic bronchitis, lung, middle and pleural infections, emphysema or cancer Lungs require a high degree of diagnostic and therapeutic ability With our new Pulmonology Clinic and internal thoracic surgery department at our General, Visceral and Endocrine Surgery Clinic, we can provide even more complete medical, social and emotional care for all patients with pulmonary disease and their consequences "The diagnostic services palette includes diagnostics of lung function. , Bronchoscopy (airway reflection) and thoracoscopy (chest cavity).

The future chief medical officer began as a medical assistant at Marienhospital

The Chief Physician of the Department of Pulmonology is Dr. Med. Christoph Tannhof, who worked as a medical intern at MHG MHG in the 1990s, and today serves as the Chief Medical Officer of the Department of General Internal Medicine (with a focus on pneumology, diabetes, gastroenterology) at the Johanniter Hospital in Duisburg-Rheinhausen.

Dr. Christoph Tannhof, born in 1961, is married, has two children and lives with his family in Essen. He says of his new job at Marienhospital Gelsenkirchen: “I am very much looking forward to the new challenge I can face with my team. Marienhospital Gelsenkirchen has an excellent reputation in the region. I look forward to being able to add a new and added emphasis to a prestigious home. "