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We are Specialized in

  • Diagnosis and therapy of all relevant ENT diseases
  • Section for upper airway Allergies
  • Section for Vestibular Disorders
  • Section for Audiology
  • Section for Phoniatrics
  • Section for Pedaudiology
  • Center for Cochlear Implantation
  • Middle ear implants, implantable hearing systems
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery · Aesthetic surgery, e.g. wrinkles‘ correction and facial remodeling
  • Phonosurgery
  • Interdisciplinary skull base surgery
  • Interdisciplinary certified reference Head and Neck Cancer Center (Comprehensive Cancer Center)
  •  Experimental laryngology
  •  Ecogenotoxicological laboratory
  •  Hearing research
  •  Head and neck cancer research
  •  International surgical reference center for pediatric sarcomas
Hearring clinic Wuerzburg

About Us

Programs and services

  • Comprehensive, multidisciplinary evaluation of hearing disorders with a special focus on hearing loss in neonates (neonatal hearing screening)
  • Detailed medical and/or technical counseling and explanation of therapeutic treatments
  • Conventional and surgical treatments of all kinds of hearing loss using modern hearing devices (implants, hearing aids)
  • Microsurgery of the ear and acoustic neuroma surgery

Research focus

  • Objective and subjective diagnostics of auditory perception and speech understanding
  • Optimizing surgical procedures for implantable hearing devices
  • Inner ear biology and investigation of new therapies of hearing loss o Central auditory processing on a neuronal level
  • Psychoacoustics

Cooperating institutions

  • Phoniatrics / Pediatric Audiology / Electrophysiology / Department of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
  • Numerous departments of the University Hospital of Würzburg: Pediatrics / Developmental Pediatrics / Obstetrics / (Child and Adolescent) Psychiatry / Neurology / Neurosurgery / Radiology
  • Institute of pre-linguistic Development and Developmental Disorders
  • Cochlear Implant Center Süd (CICS) Würzburg Foundation “Sprache-Kommunikation“
  • Dr. Karl-Kroiß-Center for the hearing impaired

Our team

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Rudolf Hagen Hearring members

Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h. c. Rudolf Hagen

Kristen Rak Hearring members

Prof. Dr. med.
Kristen Rak

The ear is the only true writer and the only true reader."

Robert Frost


Würzburg ENT University Hospital