1st. Department of Surgery is the largest surgical department in Hungary, dealing with many surgical specialties. 4,500 surgical interventions are carried out per year at the Department, which is equipped with 168 beds and eight operation theatres. Critically ill patients are treated by the Intensive Care Unit, which was recently reconstructed and modernised.
Every year, more than 150 Hungarian, 200 English, and 100 German-speaking medical students are involved in the surgical programme through their curricula.