Year Established: 1995
Result of a centuries-old tradition of excellence in medicine and science, HUG established in 1995 Covering the Geneva eight and 40 outpatient public hospitals located throughout the canton of Geneva,... more they are the first university hospital Switzerland.
HUG are known nationally and internationally in more advanced disciplines.
complex diseases in children and adolescents
hepato-pancreatic disease and diabetes
Medicine Musculoskeletal and Sport
Leaders in medical imaging, HUG also highly developed robotic surgery and minimally invasive . They are also national reference center for liver diseases of children and pediatric liver transplantation, as well as for influenza and emerging viral infections. They have only the high-security laboratory diagnostic (Level 4) in Switzerland.
Main areas of expertise
screening for genetic predisposition to cancer
ophthalmology (retinal implants)
deep brain stimulation
the surgical treatment of epilepsy
treatment of certain forms of diabetes by islet transplantation
transplantation (liver, kidney, pancreas, islets of Langerhans)
Openness to the world
predisposed to the opening of their geographical location, the HUG contribute to the international reputation of Geneva. They thus actively collaborate with the World Health Organization (WHO), which appointed referral center in six areas.
HUG WHO centers
eHealth and telemedicine
historic public health research
patient safety and infection control
Their efforts in international cooperation embodied in 70 treaties with over 30 countries. HUG also regularly work with organizations such as the International Committee of the Red Cross, the Swiss Humanitarian Aid, the Swiss Rescue, Doctors Without Borders, Terre des Hommes, Children Action and Sentinel.
I am Dr Yeshwant vaidya( medical) from India .I came to this hospital in Dec 2015 for Ablation procedure for atrial fibrillation. After discharge hospital staff was very uncooperative to international... more patient like me . Hos admin very slow & billing department very inefficient. On 7 th Jan 16 I got the final bill which was deducted from my deposit amount. On7th Jan2016 I came back to India .on26 th Jan 2016 I got refund after settling the final bill. After22 months hospital claims for some money & threatens me thru recovery agent.No
International patient should go to this hospital for any treatment.
The immunology of the HUG is horrible. I was outright ridiculed, told incorrect things and not helped in any way. Meanwhile, my immunological issue has been diagnosed by others. (Btw, I feel sorry for... more the doctors working in the atmosphere of the immunology...)
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