Well-being, contentment, dignity

Well-being, contentment, dignity

Standort Krankenhaus


Address: Lindenstraße 3-7 | 49401 Damme (Germany)

Krankenhaus Betten

Number of beds:



Year of founding:




Approx. 810



  • General and Visceral Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Anesthesia and Intensive Care
  • Obstetrics
  • Gynecology
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine / Cardiology
  • Pediatrics
  • Neurology
  • Neurological Early Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedics
  • Spine Surgery


St. Elisabeth Hospital in Damme near Osnabrück looks back on a history of more than 150 years in the medical care of patients. The medical facility for basic and standard care has 6 main departments and one inpatient department. Each year, 13,000 inpatients and 75,000 outpatients are treated here.

In addition to specialist clinics for General and Visceral Surgery, Internal Medicine, Neurology, as well as Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, there are various outpatient outlets, for example in the areas of Sleep Medicine, Vascular Surgery, Wound Treatment or ENT. St. Elisabeth Hospital is known beyond the region for its Neurology, Orthopedics and Gynecology Departments.

For the treatment of strokes, the Department of Neurology has its own Stroke Unit and Neurological Early Rehabilitation Unit. In addition, the treatment of multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, dementia and pain disorders as well as movement disorders are part of the range of services provided on-site. Other renowned facilities at St. Elisabeth Hospital worthy of mention include special centers for Endometriosis, Endoprosthetics and Trauma Surgery.

This teaching hospital thus offers our students diverse and special insights into various medical specialties during their practical training in the clinical section of their studies.

UMCH-Lehrkrankenhaus St. Elisabeth in Damme


14. January 2021
New teaching hospital – St. Elisabeth Hospital in Damme signs cooperation agreement with UMCH
The St. Elisabeth Hospital in Damme is now a UMCH teaching hospital. A corresponding contract between representatives of both institutions was signed recently. The facility near Osnabrück thus joins the growing ranks of teaching hospitals in which UMCH's future doctors will undergo their practical training starting in the winter semester 2022/23. As a Catholic hospital providing basic and standard care, St. Elisabeth Hospital fulfills its mission with six main departments...

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