Medicine with Humanity

St. Elisabeth Hospital Dorsten

Standort Krankenhaus


Pfarrer-Wilhelm-Schmitz-Straße 1 | 46282 Dorsten (Germany)

Krankenhaus Betten

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88 doctors
230 nursing staff


  • Clinic for Anesthesia, Surgical Intensive Care Medicine, Emergency Medicine and Pain Therapy
  • Clinic for Surgery, Department of General and Visceral Surgery with Section of Vascular Surgery
  • Clinic for Surgery, Orthopedics, Trauma Surgery and Sports Traumatology
  • Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics – Breast Center
  • Clinic for Internal Medicine, Department of General Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, Diabetology and Metabolic Diseases
  • Clinic for Internal Medicine, Department of Cardiology and Internal Intensive Care Medicine
  • Clinic for Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine in Old Age
  • Clinic for Internal Medicine, Department of Pneumology, Allergology, Sleep and Respiratory Medicine
  • Clinic for Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
  • Palliative Care Unit – Spes Viva

About the St. Elisabeth Hospital Dorsten

St. Elisabeth-Krankenhaus Dorsten is a member of the KKRN Katholisches Klinikum Ruhrgebiet Nord GmbH hospital network within the KERN Katholische Einrichtungen Ruhrgebiet Nord GmbH service network. The Dorsten hospital has ten specialist medical departments, a palliative care unit and an affiliated training institute for healthcare and nursing professions. Almost 1,000 highly qualified employees at St. Elisabeth Hospital are committed to the health and well-being of over 10,000 inpatients and over 25,000 outpatients a year. With 300 beds, the KKRN GmbH hospital provides an important part of the medical care in the northern Ruhr region.


14. June 2023
Cooperation with KKRN – Four new UMFST-UMCH Teaching Hospitals
With the hospital company Katholisches Klinikum Ruhrgebiet Nord GmbH (KKRN), several more facilities join the growing list of UMFST-UMCH Teaching Hospitals. KKRN consists of St. Elisabeth Hospital in Dorsten, St. Sixtus Hospital in Haltern am See, Marien Hospital in Marl and Gertrudis Hospital in Herten-Westerholt. The best care and human devotion: These are the foundations on which the hospital network stands – regardless of which of the four hospitals the...

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