Lung diseases (General pneumology)

In our outpatient clinic we offer competent diagnostics and treatment of all acute and chronic diseases of the lungs and respiratory tract of children and adolescents.

We have comprehensive and far-reaching diagnostic and therapeutic facilities (information can be found here) and cooperate closely with the other clinics and institutes of the Hannover Medical School.

If outpatient care is not sufficient, our children's ward offers inpatient examination and treatment of infants, children and adolescents with acute and chronic lung and respiratory tract diseases. 


Main treatment area and tests

  • Bronchial asthma
  • Chronic obstructive lung diseases
  • Acute and chronic infections of the respiratory tract
  • Pulmonary tuberculosis
  • Interstitial lung diseases
  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia
  • Bronc…

Consultation hours

  • Tuesday - Friday: 08:00-12:30h
    and by arrangement


  • Monday- Thursday: 08:00-15:30h
  • Friday: 08:00-14:00h

Phone: +49 511 532-3251

Fax: +49 511 532-9474

Contact us

The team of physicians

  • Prof. Dr. med. Gesine Hansen
  • PD Dr. med. Nicolaus Schwerk
  • Dr. med. Martin Wetzke

The team of the general pneumology outpatient clinic

  • Tanja Klösel
  • Kerstin Lämmerhirt
  • Melissa Maaß
  • Heidrun Makowsky
  • Britta Petrik

Phone.: +49 511 532-3251

Fax: +49 511 532-9474

Important information for your visit to the outpatient clinic