HELIOS University Hospital Wuppertal
Department of Neuropediatrics (384373)
Specialized in: neuropediatrics
About the department
The Department of Neuropediatrics at the HELIOS University Hospital Wuppertal deals with the diagnosis and treatment of children and adolescents already having or being suspected of having a neurological disorder. In addition to various forms of epilepsy, here are also treated motor disorders, inflammatory diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems, headaches, multiple sclerosis, congenital pathologies of the nervous system, metabolic disorders and other diseases. The Chief Physician of the department is Dr. med. Sören Lutz.
Along with a thorough analysis of the anamnesis and exhaustive diagnosis in the study of neurological disorders, EEG may be often required. Every year, the department carries out more than 500 EEG procedures in a state of wakefulness and sleep.
The department’s range of services includes both diagnosis and treatment of diseases:
- Neurological disorders
- Motor disorders
- Inflammatory diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems
- Multiple sclerosis
- Congenital pathologies of the nervous system
- Neuromuscular diseases
- Neurometabolic / neurodegenerative diseases
- Delayed development in infants, children and school children
- Psychosomatic disorders in children
- And other diseases
- 10/1992 - 11/1998 Study of Human Medicine, State Examination, University of Leipzig
- 11/1998 - 04/2001 Assistant Physician, Municipal Hospital Pforzheim
- 04/2001 - 06/2002 Assistant Physician, Lukas Hospital Neuss
- 06/2002 - 06/2004 Assistant Physician, Düsseldorf Evangelical Hospital
- 06/2004 - 12/2007 Medical Specialist in Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Pediatric Neurology, Sankt Mauritius Therapieklinik Meerbusch
- 01/2008 - 03/2016 Senior Physician in Pediatric Neurology / Deputy Head, Social-Pediatric Center, University Hospital Essen
- 06/2016 - 12/2017 Leading Senior Physician Pediatric Neurology/Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Elisabeth Hospital
- Since 01/2018 Head of the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, HELIOS Hospital Niederberg
- Since 01/2018 Head of the Department of Neuropediatrics, HELIOS University Hospital Wuppertal
- Board certification for Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine 2004
- Additional qualification Pediatric Neurology 2007
- EEG Certificate 2011
- Rehabilitation 2016
Photo of the doctor: (c) Helios Universitätsklinikum Wuppertal
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