About General Hospital Dornbirn
The hospital is the most important centre in the local region of the Dornbirn city. Dornbirn has about 50.000 inhabitants, including the suburbs there are about 100.000 inhabitants. The general hospital has 7 departments (Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Paediatrics, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Radiology, Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Unit). The orthopaedics and traumatology department has 46 beds available for the inpatients. About 2.700 surgeries are performed per year by the orthopaedic and traumatology surgeons. The main focus of the department is the joint replacement surgery including primaries and revisions.