Peritoneal Carcinomatosis Center

Programs and services

  • Certified Center for Peritoneal Surface malignancies (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Allgemein- und Viszeralchirurgie (DGAV)
  • Patient-oriented and modern therapy of peritoneal carcinomatosis
  • Individual treatments starting with diagnostic up to rehabilitation
  • Interdisciplinary consultation-hour for patients with peritoneal surface malignancies
  • Innovative therapy modalities (e.g. hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC))
  • Clinical studies and multiple research programs, e.g. tumor metabolism or molecular
  • Oncoimmunology (heat shock proteins, multi drug resistance)
  • Interdisciplinary tumor boards to discuss and determine a gentle treatment with as low side effects as possible especially for those patients
  • Psychooncological, social and pastoring support and cooperation with the self-help group

Cooperating institutions

  • Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Pediatric Surgery
  • Department of Internal Medicine II, special focus Hematology, Oncology and Gastroenterology
  • Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
  • Department of Radiation Oncology
  • Member of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Mainfranken
  • Specialized resident gastroenterologists
  • Gynecologists



Prof. Dr. Christoph-Thomas Germer



Prof. Dr. Jörg Pelz 



+49 931 201-31170