For referring physicians

Dear colleagues,

The following information should help facilitate the joint care of our common hematological and oncological patients:

Acute Emergencies

For acute emergencies, you can contact the emergency room around the clock by phone: +49 (0) 40 74103 – 5000.

Specialist medical information regarding hematology and oncology questions

Second opinions and interdisciplinary tumor board decisions

The oncological senior physician of the II. Medical Clinic on duty is responsible for hematological and oncological issues. In case of emergency, he can be reached 24 hours a day via the central phone number +49 (0) 40 7410 - 0.

Presentation of patients for a second opinion or to receive an interdisciplinary tumor board decision from the University Cancer Center Hamburg (UCCH), please contact the central entry port:

Central Entry Port
Phone: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 55692
Fax: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 56744

Building, Ost 43 (O43), Ground floor
Martinistrasse 52
20246 Hamburg

The UCCH senior physician on duty can be reached by contacting the entry port Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Outpatient and Inpatient Care for Patients with Statutory Health Insurance

More detailed information and contacts can be found under Admissions . You are also welcome to present your patient directly to the oncological senior physician on duty by calling +49 (0) 40 7410 - 0. After receiving an appointment by phone, your patients should go to central admissions in the New Building (Ost 10) towards the back on the right side with a referral and physician’s reports.

Inpatient and Outpatient Care for Patients with Private Health Insurance

For ambulatory and inpatient care of your patients with private health insurance, please contact the executive office of Professor Bokemeyer:

Contact person:
Alexandra Darimont
Phone: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 52960 / 53962
Fax: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 58054

Contact person:
Claudia Albohm
Phone: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 53548
Fax: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 58054

Laboratory Diagnostics for Hematology and Oncology

The cytological diagnosis of peripheral blood images, bone marrow aspirate, flow cytometry - (FACS analysis) and cytogenetics belong to the central components of our hematology / oncology - laboratory diagnostics.

Further information can be found under the menu item laboratory services.

Clinical Trials

In the II. Medical Clinic, we recruit in more that 60 open study protocols for all significant hematological and oncological diseases. On the website of the Oncology Clinical Trials Center , you will find detailed information about more than 100 available study protocols and contacts of the University Cancer Center Hamburg. We would be happy to help you with the search for an appropriate clinical trial for your patients by phone +49 (0) 40 7410 - 56305 or by e-mail to the Head of Clinical Trials, PD Dr. Andreas Block .

Video-conference based tumor boards

The II. Medical Clinic, together with other clinics of the University Cancer Center Hamburg, has established a weekly video conference with its network partners. During this tumor board, interdisciplinary treatment plans for patients outside the UKE are discussed and recommended. Further information can be found on the UCCH website.

Outpatient Department for Coagulation Disorders

For hemostaseology questions, the outpatient department for coagulation disorders is there for you and can be reached by the following:

Phone: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 52453
Fax: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 55193

The senior physician on duty, Prof Dr. Florian Langer or his assistant can be contacted 24 hours a day in case of emergencies by phone: 01522 2816798.

Questions on Specific Tumor Entities

For a detailed listing of our special consultation sessions , see menu item Consultation Sessions. Here you will find more information on the range of services provided by each of the consultation sessions as well as detailed contact information. Did you find this information helpful? We are looking forward to your feedback on