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Hannover Medical School

location_on Hannover, Germany
9.8/10 from 43 Votes

Department of Adult and Pediatric Urology, Urologic Oncology ( 229653)

Markus Kuczyk

Prof. Dr. med.

Markus Kuczyk

Specialized in: adult and pediatric urology, urologic oncology

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  • 04/2008 Appointed as the Chief Physician of the Department of Adult and Pediatric Urology, Urologic Oncology at the Hannover Medical School.
  • 10/2006 Appointed as the Head of the Working Group on Urologic Oncology, Department of Adult and Pediatric Urology, Urologic Oncology at the Hannover Medical School.
  • 03/2003 Appointed as the Deputy Medical Director of the Department of Urology, University of Tübingen.
  • 11/2002 Appointed as the Leading and Managing Senior Physician of the Department of Urology  at the University of Tübingen.
  • 06/2001 Visiting Professor, Hannover Medical School.
  • 09/1996 Appointed as the Clinical Senior Physician of the Department of Urology at the Hannover Medical School.
  • 10/1996 Venia Legendi in Urology.
  • 04/1996 Medical Specialist in Urology.
  • 03/1992 - 06/1996 Fellow of the Department of Urology at the Hannover Medical School.
  • 04/1989 - 02/1992 Assistant Physician of the Department of General and Vascular Surgery of the Marienhospital Osnabrück (Chief Physician: Prof. Dr. med. B. Stallkamp).
  • 09/1988 Doctoral thesis defense. Subject: "Immunohistochemical parameters of blood groups – isoantigens in urothelial carcinoma of the bladder" (Institute of Pathology, RVTU Aachen).
  • 01/1988 - 03/1989 Assistant Physician, Department of Anesthesiology, Evangelical Clinic Unna, Westphalia.
  • 1981 - 1987 Study of Medicine, Rhine-Westphalian Technical Aachen University.

Memberships

  • German Society of Urology (DGU).
  • American Urological Association (AUA).
  • European Association of Urology (EAU).
  • European Society for Urological Research (ESUR).
  • North German Society of Urology (VNU).
  • International Working Group "Innovators in Urology."
  • Association of Urologic Oncology (AUO) of the German Society of Urology (DGU).
  • German Cancer Society.
  • Working Group on Testicular Tumors of the Association of Urologic Oncology (AUO).
  • Interdisciplinary Research Group on Testicular Tumors (AUO + AIO).
  • International Group for the Study of Germ Cell Cancer (IGCCCG).
  • Board Member of the European Society of Urologic Oncology (Founding Member).
  • Member of the Council of the Cancer Center at the Hannover Medical School.
  • Member of the Council of the Cancer Center at the University of Tübingen.
  • European Group for the Study of Germ Cell Cancer (EGCCCG).
  • "Astra Zeneca" – Advisory Board for Prostatic Carcinoma.
  • Leading Group "Kidney Carcinoma" (EAU).
  • Leading group "Muscle invasive bladder cancer" of the European Society of Urology.
  • Incontinence Society (ICS).
  • Board Member of the Working Group on Urologic Oncology of the German Cancer Society.
  • Advisory Board "Bayer Vital" for Kidney Cancer.

Awards

  • 2006 Award of the Association of Urologic Oncology, Hamburg.
  • 2006 Werner Staehler Memorial Prize, Southwest German Society of Urology, Frankfurt.
  • 2005 Award (Posterpreis) of the Interdisciplinary Clinical Research Center (IZKF) of the University Hospital Tübingen.
  • 2005 Best Poster, Kidney Tumors, European Society of Urology, Istanbul.
  • 2002 Second Best Presentation of the Congress of the European Society of Urology, Madrid.
  • 2002 Crystal Matula Award of the European Society of Urology, Birmingham, UK.
  • 2000 Research Award of the Working Group "Experimental Urology" of the German Society of Urology.
  • 2000 Paul Mellin Memorial Prize, Society of Urology of North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen.
  • 1996 First Prize Poster Presentation, European Society of Urology, Paris.
  • 1999 Best Poster, "Male infertility", European Society of Urology, Stockholm.
  • 1995 Best Video Presentation Award  of the German Society of Urology.

The Department of Adult and Pediatric Urology, Urologic Oncology at the Hannover Medical School offers the full range of services in the field of modern urology. Particular attention is paid to the treatment of cancers. Prostate cancer treatment is provided within a specialized center. To develop optimal individual treatment programs, uro-oncological consultations are regularly conducted. Medical care is based on national and international guidelines of modern medicine. The department is headed by Prof. Dr. med. Markus Kuczyk.

Treatment of various uro-oncological diseases is provided within the framework of specialized centers, which guarantees excellent results of therapy. In addition to the Prostate Cancer Center, the department has such centers as the Bladder Cancer Center, the Renal Cell Cancer Center , the Center for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.

The specialists of the department are actively engaged in research, therefore successfully introduce innovative treatments, whereas patients are offered the opportunity to participate in national and international clinical trials to test new drugs.

The range of medical services of the department includes:

  • Interdisciplinary tumor boards
  • Robotic surgery
    • Kidney surgery
    • Prostatectomy
  • Diagnosis and treatment of bladder cancer (within the framework of the specialized center)
    • Endourologic procedures
    • Open radical and minimally invasive cystectomy
    • Drug therapy (chemotherapy with various drugs)
    • Self-help groups
    • Other services
  • Diagnosis and treatment of renal cell carcinoma (within the framework of the specialized center)
    • Laparoscopy
    • Radiofrequency ablation
    • Open surgical interventions (complete, partial nephrectomy, etc.)
    • Robotic surgery
    • Drug therapy
    • Other treatments
  • Treatment of kidney stones
    • Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy
    • Ureterorenoscopy
    • Minimally invasive transcutaneous nephrolitholapaxia
    • Laparoscopy to treat  stones
    • Open operations
    • Drug therapy
    • Treatment of kidney stones in children
    • Other medical services
  • Prostate cancer treatment (within the framework of the specialized center)
    • Interdisciplinary counseling on prostate cancer
    • Imaging diagnostics
    • Open radical prostatectomy
    • Focal therapy and cryotherapy
    • Endoscopic extraperitoneal radical prostatectomy (EERP)
    • Drug therapy
    • Other treatments
  • Treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia
    • Transurethral anatomical enucleation of the prostate with a Tm: YAG laser
    • Holmium laser enucleation in prostatic hyperplasia
    • Laser vaporization of the prostate (for example, with a Greenlight® laser)
    • Bipolar transurethral resection of the prostate
    • Minimally invasive treatments
    • Other treatment methods
  • Diagnosis and treatment of testicular tumors
    • Surgical treatment
    • Drug therapy (chemotherapy)
  • Andrology
    • Fertility treatment
    • Sterilization (vasectomy)
    • Treatment of erectile dysfunction
    • Treatment of premature ejaculation
    • Treatment of hypogonadism
    • Correction of penile curvature
    • Treatment of Klinefelter syndrome
    • Other services
  • Diagnosis and treatment of bladder dysfunction
  • Diagnosis and treatment of urinary incontinence in men and women
  • Other services

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