Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg

Germany

HCPHomburg

Centre information

The University Medical Center (UKS) hospital is the largest healthcare provider in the Southwestern part of Germany providing the highest standards of healthcare for > 50,000 inpatients and 200,000 individuals in the outpatient setting per year. The Department of Medicine II at UKS covers all areas of healthcare for patients with rare liver diseases in particular, genetic, autoimmune and cholestatic diseases. As the main and most specific area of expertise we avail of vast experience in analyzing genetic causes, triggers and modulators of rare hepatic diseases. These analyses are performed in the Molecular Genetic Laboratory, which is a part of Department of Medicine II and accredited according to DIN EN ISO 15189. We also closely collaborate with our partners within the Saar-Lor-Lux trans-regional programs that are aimed at connecting centers localized close to the borders between Germany, France and Luxembourg.


ERN Representatives

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    Marcin Krawczyk

    Consultant Hepatologist

    HCP UKS Homburg

  • Frank Lammert

    Frank Lammert

    Chair of the Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

    HCP UKS Homburg


ERN Team and Contact

PD Marcin Krawczyk
Grigorios Christidis
Prof. Frank Lammert
Address:
Innere Medizin II
Kirrberger Straße 100
Gebäude 41
66421 Homburg
Germany
Email: marcin.krawczyk@uks.eu


Particular rare liver disease expertise of the centre

Genetic liver diseases
Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH)
Primary biliary cholangitis (PBC)
Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC)


Contact Information for physicians/patients

Marcin Krawczyk, MD
Department of Medicine II
Saarland University Hospital
Saarland University
Kirrberger Str. 100
66421 Homburg/Saar
Phone: +49-6841-16-15000
Email: marcin.krawczyk@uks.eu

Links

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