Head of Department
Department for General-, Visceral-,Vascular- and Thorax Surgery
Gastrointestinal oncology in minimally-invasive and conventional technique, colorectal surgery including chronic-inflammatory intestinal diseases (M. Crohn, colitis ulcerosa), oesophagus and stomach, hepato- biliary surgery, endocrine surgery (especially minimal-ly-invasive surgery techniques in the area of thyroid gland, parathyroid glands and adrenal glands as well as neuroendocrine pancreas tumors), proctology.
Prof. Dr. med. Ayman Agha is the Head of the Department for Surgery Bogenhausen Hospital since March 2014. His medical focus lies in oncological surgery of the abdominal area. Prof. Agha is a nationally and internationally renowned surgeon, especially for the treatment of malignant colon diseases (rectum and colorectal cancer) and in the area of chronic-inflammatory intestinal diseases (M. Crohn, colitis ulcerosa). Prof. Agha is one of a group of 20 renowned experts worldwide working to establish guidelines for minimally-invasive surgery techniques for colorectal cancer. Another focus lies on modern surgical procedures of cancer of the oesophagus, the stomach, the liver and the thyroid gland. Here the department offers highly professional indisciplinary cooperation with the departments for gastroenterological oncology, radiotherapy and diagnostic and interventional radiology including all options of imaging combined in our Bogenhausen Hospital.