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It is now possible to obtain images of the heart in color and 3D, available in real time (4D) in the operating theatre. In a Swiss first in January 2017, the cardiovascular surgery and anaesthesiology services tested an innovative device offering a better view of dysfunctions before surgery.
HUG has state-of-the-art technical facilities in terms of operating theatres, imaging, biomedical and laboratory equipment.
The ophthalmology department is the first in Switzerland to be equipped with an operation simulator. The physician choses the operation that they would like to practise: cataract, removal of the retina, placement of a lens.
Without technology, nothing is possible. The HUG boast highly reliable and advanced facilities in terms of operating theatres and imaging, as well as biomedical and laboratory equipment.