University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus
The Carl Gustav Carus Hospital in Dresden has a long medical tradition. It was founded as a surgical medical academy in 1815 by Friedrich August I., King of Saxony. Carl Gustav Carus (1789 – 1869) worked here as the Royal Gynaecologist. In 1993 the Carl Gustav Carus Medical Academy was established as a Medical Faculty and became part of the Technical University Dresden. Now we have excellent facilities for modern interdisciplinary teamwork in medical research and medical service. Recently the Medical Faculty became a Harvard Medical International Associated Institution. It is a national and international centre of excellence in teaching. More than 3500 specialists guarantee an excellent medical service. Interdisciplinary teamwork on the highest medical level combined with individual care are our trade marks and our strengths. Welcome to the Carl Gustav Carus University Hospital, welcome to Dresden. Here you will find excellence in medical treatment and a fascinating city with many traditional, international, contemporary and cultural highlights. We hope you will soon join the large group of content visitors and will become a long-term friend of our University Hospital. With this brochure we would like to inform you in particular as a hospital, doctor or member of the health-care system, about the top-standard medical treatment facilities we offer here in Dresden. We would appreciate it if you pass this information on to your patients so that they can take advantage of these attractive opportunities for an optimized recovery.