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Helmut Friess

Head physician:

Prof. Dr. med. Helmut FriessCurriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down

Education:

  • 1982 Abitur
  • 1982 - 1988 Medical School, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany

Scientific curriculum:

  • 1990 Dissertation: The role of gastrointestinal hormones in the adaptation of the pancreas following gastrectomy (PD Dr. M.W. Büchler), University of Ulm, Germany
  • 1998 Habilitation: Growth factors and growth factor receptors in pancreatic cancer (Prof. Dr. M. W. Büchler), University of Bern, Switzerland
  • 2003 Professor of pancreatic surgery and molecular pancreatic research, University of Heidelberg, Germany
  • 2007  Chairman of the Department of Surgery, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany

Professional curriculum:

  • 1988 - 1991 Internship, University of Ulm, Department of General Surgery (Chairman: Prof. Dr. H. G. Beger)
  • 1991 - 1992 Postdoctoral researcher, University of Ulm, Department of General Surgery (Chairman: Prof. Dr. H. G. Beger)
  • 1992 - 1993 Postdoctoral researcher, University of California, Irvine, USA, Departments of Medicine and Biological Chemistry (Prof. Dr. M. Korc)
  • 1993 - 1996 Resident, University of Bern, Inselspital, Department of General Surgery (Chairman: Prof. Dr. M. W. Büchler)
  • 1996 - 2001 Attending Surgeon, University of Bern, Inselspital, Department of General Surgery (Chairman: Prof. Dr. M. W. Büchler)
  • 2001 - 2007 Vice Chairman, University of Heidelberg, Department of General Surgery (Chairman: Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. M. W. Büchler)
  • 2007.7 - now Chairman, Department of Surgery, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany

Awards:

  • 1994 Assistant Editor of the Journal Digestive Surgery
  • 1997 Editorial Board of the International Journal of Pancreatology
  • 1998 Doctor honoris causa, Medical Faculty, Northern Hospital, Shenyang, China
  • 1998 Scientific Committee, European Pancreatic Club
  • 1998 External examiner, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1999 Doctor honoris causa, Railway Medical College, Nanjing, China
  • 1999 External Reviewer: Oncology-Molecular Biology-Pathogenesis, Surgical Forum, German Surgical Society.
  • 1999 Editorial Bord of the Journal of the Pancreas
  • 1999 Visiting Professor, Nanjing Railway Medical College, Nanjing, China
  • 2000 Member of the Publication Committee of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • 2000 Fellow ad eundem, Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • 2000 Visiting Professor, Southeast University Nanjing, China
  • 2000 Visiting Professor, Peking Union Medical College Hospital and Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
  • 2001 Editorial Board of Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery
  • 2002 Editorial Board; Molecular Cancer
  • 2003 Council at large of the International Hepato-Pancreatobiliary- Biliary Association (IHPBA)
  • 2003 Honorary Professor, R.E. Kavetsky Institute of Experimental Pathology, Oncology and Radiobiology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
  • 2003 Member of the General Assembly, United European Gastroenterology Federation (UEGF)
  • 2005 Secretary, European Digestive Surgery (EDS)
  • 2005 Councillor for Clinical Sciences, European Pancreatic Club (EPC)
  • 2005 Secretary Elect, European Pancreatic Club (EPC)
  • 2005 Honorary Member, Romanian Academy of Medical Sciences, Bucharest, Romania
  • 2007 Editor Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery
  • 2009 Annali Italiani di Chirurgia
  • 2010 Co-Editor, Editorial Board, Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery
  • 2011 President, Association of Bavarian Surgeons (VBC)

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University Hospital Rechts der Isar of the Munich Technical University

10/10 from 70 Votes

Department of Surgery

The Department of Surgery at the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar provides a wide range of treatment of diseases requiring surgical intervention.


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Plamen Staikov

Head physician:

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  • 1988 - 1994 State examination in medicine.
  • 1994 - 1995 Assistant Doctor, Surgery, Academic Hospital of Medical University, Sofia.
  • 1995 - 1996 Assistant Physician, Radiology, Dr. Schlötzer, Dessau.
  • 1996 - 2001 Assistant Physician, Surgery, Academic Hospital of Medical University, Sofia.
  • 2002 - 2002 Specialist, Surgery, Anhaltisches Diakonissenkrankenhaus Clinic, Dessau.
  • 2003 - 2004 Specialist, General and Abdominal Surgery, Ruppiner Hospital GmbH, Neuruppin.
  • 2004 - 2005 Senior physician of the Department of General and Abdominal Surgery, Ruppiner Hospital GmbH, Neuruppin.
  • 2005 - 2008 Deputy Chief Physician, Department of General and Abdominal Surgery,  Ruppiner Hospital GmbH, Neuruppin.
  • 2008 - 2014 Head of the Department of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Center for Abdominal Surgery, Hirslanden.
  • Since 2014 - until today, Chief Physician of the Department of Surgery, Sachsenhausen Hospital.

Teaching career

  • From 2013 - and to this day invited lecturer of St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, minimally invasive, oncological and bariatric surgery.
  • From 2013 - and to the present day Consultant, SMT clinic, St. Petersburg, minimally invasive, oncological and bariatric surgery.
  • Since 2014 - and to the present day. Conducting lectures for medical students at the Frankfurt University of Goethe.

Qualifications

  • Specialist in Surgery.
  • Specialist in the field of abdominal surgery.

Membership in professional societies

  • German Society of Surgery.
  • German Society of General and Abdominal Surgery.
  • American College of Surgeons.
  • Professional Association of German Surgeons.
  • German working group on minimally invasive surgery.
  • German Working Group for the Treatment of Obesity.
  • International Federation of Bariatric Surgery.
  • Swiss research group on morbid obesity.

Academic Hospital Sachsenhausen at the Goethe University Frankfurt

10/10 from 23 Votes

Department of Surgery, Orthopedics, Bariatric surgery, Endicrine Surgery

The Department of Surgery a wide range of surgical interventions in the field of oncological surgery, traumatology, orthopedics, proctology, hernia surgery and endocrine surgery.


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Oliver Drognitz

Head physician:

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Education

  • 1990 - 1997 Studying medicine at the Medical University of Lübeck.

American State Examination

  • 09/1995 Examination for obtaining a US medical license (1st stage).
  • 08/1996 Examination for obtaining a US medical license (2nd stage).
  • 08/1997 English Exam, Education Commission for Alumni of Foreign Medical Institutes (ECFMG).

Professional activity

  • 07/1997 - 12/1998 Internship at the University Hospital Rostock, Department of General, Vascular, Thoracic and Transplant Surgery (Head: Professor, Honorary Doctor UT Hopt).
  • 01/1999 - 08/2001 Researcher at the University Clinic Rostock, Department of General, Vascular, Thoracic and Transplant Surgery (Head: Professor, Honorary Doctor UT Hopt).
  • 09/2001 - 04/2005 Researcher at the University Hospital Freiburg, Department of General and Abdominal Surgery (Head: Professor, Honorary Doctor UT Hopt).
  • 04/2005 Appointment to the post of head physician.
  • 11/2008 Appointment to the post of head of the Department of Liver Surgery.
  • 03/2009 Appointment as a financial officer of the department.
  • From 03/2009 Head of the Interdisciplinary Center for Liver Surgery, University Hospital Freiburg.
  • 08/2009 Appointment to the position of the 1st senior doctor.
  • From 05/2010 Head of interdisciplinary surgical oncological consultation "Hepatocellular carcinoma", University Hospital Freiburg.
  • 10/2011 Appointment to the post of head physician.
  • 10/2011 Head of the certified interdisciplinary Center for Intestinal Surgery, University Hospital Freiburg.
  • 04/2013 Chief physician of the Department of General, Abdominal and Vascular Surgery, St. Vincentius Clinic, Karlsruhe.

Qualifications

  • 09/2003 The Surgeon (the Medical Chamber of Southern Baden).
  • 04/2009 Abdominal surgeon (Medical Chamber of Southern Baden).
  • 04/2009 Additional specialization in the field of intensive medicine (Medical Chamber of Southern Baden).

Academic Activity

Defense of doctoral thesis

  • 09/1998 Defense of doctoral thesis at the Medical University of Lübeck, Department of Surgery. Subject: "Characterization of released vancomycin and teicoplanin from the gel-sponge glycerine foam resorbed by the sponge: Experimental studies of possible local therapy with glycopeptide antibiotics."

Obtaining of a pre-qualification

  • A Senior Lecturer in Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg. Theme: "Pathophysiology of ischemia / reperfusion after pancreatic transplantation with a special focus on microcirculation, apoptosis and gene expression".

Freelance Professor

  • 04/2010 Honorary title of a freelance professor, Surgery, Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg

St. Vincentius Clinic Karlsruhe

9.8/10 from 23 Votes

Department of General, Abdominal and Vascular Surgery

The Department of General, Abdominal and Vascular Surgery at the St. Vincentius Clinic offers the entire range of relevant services at the highest level. Along with intestinal and thyroid surgeries, the most important areas of the department are minimally invasive (laparoscopic) and oncological surgery.


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University Hospital Cologne

9.8/10 from 82 Votes

Department of General, Abdominal and Tumor Surgery

The Department of General, Abdominal and Tumor Surgery deals with the surgical treatment of benign and malignant diseases. The focus is on surgery to treat  cancer of the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestine, liver, gallbladder, pancreatic and thyroid cancer.


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Academic Hospital Bogenhausen Munich

9.2/10 from 43 Votes

Department of General, Abdominal, Endocrine and Minimally Invasive Surgery

Beside general surgical primary care, the department of general, abdominal, endocrine and minimally invasive surgery has two specific medical emphases: visceral surgery and endocrine surgery. A separate focus of the department is on the surgery of abdominal oncological diseases.


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Academic Hospital Neuperlach Munich

9.8/10 from 11 Votes

Department of General and Abdominal Surgery, Endocrine Surgery and Coloproctology

The department of general and abdominal surgery, endocrine surgery and coloprotology treats patients with surgical diseases of the organs of the abdominal cavity, the abdominal wall, and treated the anal region and endocrine organs (thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands).


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Karl Jürgen Oldhafer

Head physician:

Prof. Dr. Karl Jürgen OldhaferCurriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down

  • 1978 - 1984 Education at the University of Göttingen, the University of Illinois, USA.
  • 1984 State examination (III), University of Göttingen.
  • 1985 Defense of doctoral thesis at the University of Göttingen.
  • 1984 Approbation.
  • 1984 - 1985 Experimental pathology (Head: Prof., Dr. U. Mohr), Hannover Medical School.
  • 1985 - 1986 Laboratory for Transplantation Immunology (Director: Prof., Dr. K. Wonigeit), Hannover Medical School.
  • 1986 - 1992 Internship, Department of Surgery (Prof. Dr. Pichlmayr, Prof. Dr. Borst, Prof. Dr. Tscherne), Hannover Medical School.
  • 1992 Appointment as a Surgeon.
  • 1993 Appointment of a Doctor of Emergency Medical Care.
  • 1993 Venia Legendi, Hannover Medical School, Surgery, subject: "Ischemic and reperfusion lesions after liver transplantation."
  • 1993 - 1998 Senior Physician of the Department of Abdominal and Transplant Surgery (Head: Prof. Dr. R. Pichlmayr), Hannover Medical School.
  • Head of the Transplantation Program, Hannover Medical School.
  • 1998 Advanced training, Abdominal Surgery.
  • 1998 Visiting Professor.
  • 1998 - 2002 Senior Physician of the Department of General, Abdominal and Transplant Surgery (Head: Prof., Dr. Broelsch).
  • Head of the Department of Surgical Oncology, University Hospital Essen.
  • Since March 2002 Head of the Department of General and Abdominal Surgery, Krankenhaus Celle Hospital, academic teaching hospital of the Hannover Medical School.
  • Since February 2007 Head of the Department of General Surgery, St. Joseph-Stift Celle.
  • Since July 2007 Chief Physician of the Krankenhaus Celle Hospital. 
  • Head of the Department of general, Abdominal and Surgical Oncology, Asklepios Barmbek Hospital.

Awards and Prizes

  • 1995 Prize for the best study on transplantation. "Auxiliary orthotopic liver transplantation. A new therapeutic option for acute liver failure", European Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Athen.
  • 1997 Award for the  Best report (together with L. Moreno) "Hyperthermic isolated liver perfusion (HILP) with tumor necrosis factor", an experimental study, European Congress of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association.
  • 1999 Award (together with T. Schindewolf and others), "Preoperative virtual planning of liver surgery using three dimensional liver models." Tumor biology, diagnostics, therapy. Congress on Surgery of Liver Tumors, Munich, Grosshadern Hospital.
  • Award (together with D. Selle and others), "Image processing system for preoperative liver surgery", German Society of Radiology, Wiesbaden.
  • 2004 Award (together with C. Franke, H. Barenthin): "Twofold rupture of the liver and spleen after minor trauma in the treatment with Marcumar 174". Conference of the Association of Surgeons of North-West Germany.

Academic Hospital Asklepios Barmbek Hamburg

9.5/10 from 23 Votes

Department of General, Abdominal Surgery and Surgical Oncology

The Department of General, Abdominal Surgery and Surgical Oncology offers the full range of services in these medical focuses. The department provides high-quality surgical treatment of all abdominal diseases. The surgeons of the department have a huge experience in performing open and laparoscopic interventions.


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Norbert Senninger

Head physician:

Prof. Dr. med. Norbert SenningerCurriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down

Lebenslauf: 

UNIVERSITÄTSSTUDIUM

  • 1980  Allgemeine Hochschulreife am Kreisgymnasium St. Ursula Haselünne
  • 10/1980 – 10/1981  Studium der Chemie, Studium der Volkswirtschaftslehre (WWU Münster)
  • 1981 – 1987  Studium der Humanmedizin (Universität Hamburg, Approbation 11/1987)
  • 01/1985-10/86  Studienaufenthalte Royal London Hospital, England
  • 04 / 1990  Promotion am Institut für Humangenetik der Universität Hamburg

WISSENSCHAFTLICHER-BERUFLICHER WERDEGANG

  • 01/1988 – 12/1989  Assistenzarzt Abteilung für Anästhesie und Intensivmedizin am AK Wandsbek,  Hamburg
  • 01/1990 – 12/1990  Assistenzarzt Abteilung für Pädiatrie am Marienhospital Osnabrück
  • 01/1991 – 07/1991  Wissenschaftlicher Assistent am Institut für Immunologie der WWU Münster
  • 08/1991 – 08/2003  Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik B der WWU Münster (Direktor: Prof. Dr. med.  Dr. h.c. W. Domschke)
  • 12 / 1997  Habilitation für das Fach Innere Medizin
  • 08 / 1988  Erwerb der Schwerpunktsbezeichnung Gastroenterologie
  • 12 / 2000  Habilitation und Erteilung der Venia legendi für das Fach Innere Medizin
  • 2001  Teilnahme am Teacher Training der Medizinischen Fakultät der WWU (2001)
  • 06 / 2002  Verleihung außerplanmäßige Professur durch den Fachbereich Medizin der WWU Münster
  • ab 05 / 1998  Oberarzt an der Medizinischen Klinik und Poliklinik B, Leiter der Endosonographie, Leiter der Abteilung gastroenterologische Funktionsdiagnostik, Leiter der gastroenterologischen-hepatologischen Ambulanz
  • 11/1999-08/2003  Gastroenterologischer Oberarzt auf der interdisziplinären Intensivstation
  • ab 08 / 1991  Aufbau und Leitung der Arbeitsgruppe Gastroenterologische Molekulare Immunologie  an der WWU Münster
  • 08/1998-04/1999  Postdoktorand (DFG) Laboratory of Mucoal Immunology, Department of Gastroenterology, University of California, San Diego, U.S.A, Professor Dr. Martin F. Kagnoff
  • 11 / 2002  Hospitation am Universitätskrankenhaus Eppendorf in Hamburg, Institut für Interdisziplinäre Endoskopie (Direktor: Prof. Dr. N. Sohendra)
  • 08 / 2002  Erlangung des  Studienabschlusses Dipl.-Gesundheitsökonom
  • 2003  Vizepräsident der Deutschen Arbeitsgemeinschaft für chronisch entzündliche Darmerkrankungen
  • 2004  Präsident der Deutschen Arbeitsgemeinschaft für chronisch entzündliche Darmerkrankungen
  • seit 9 / 2003  Chefarzt der Abteilung für Gastroenterologie & Hepatologie am Marienkrankenhaus Soest
  • 09 / 2008  Qualifikation Leitender Notarzt
  • 2008 – 2010  Studium Business Management an der WWU Münster. Schwerpunkt: International Health Care and Hospital Management in Best‐in‐Class‐Hospitälern (Studienaufenthalte USA, Japan, Singapur, Europa).  Abschluss: Master of Business Administration

ÄRZTLICHE QUALIFIKATIONEN UND WEITERBILDUNGEN

  • Medikamentöse Tumortherapie
  • Spezielle Diabetologie
  • Infektiologie
  • Spezielle internistische Intensivmedizin
  • Klinische Geriatrie
  • Laborkunde in der Inneren Medizin
  • Fachkunde Internistische Röntgendiagnostik
  • Fachkunde Strahlenschutz
  • Ernährungsmedizin (DAEM/DGEM)
  • Ernährungsmedizin (DGVS)
  • Chronisch entzündliche Darmerkrankungen (DGVS)
  • Onkologische Gastroenterologie  (DGVS)
  • Hepatologie (DGVS)
  • Psychosomatische Grundversorgung
  • Rettungsmedizin
  • Gesundheitsökonomie

STIPENDIEN/EHRUNGEN (Auswahl)

  • Verleihung der höchsten vom Minsterium für Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalens vergebenen wissenschaftlichen Auszeichnung (`Bennigsen-Förder-Preis`, 1992)
  • Verleihung des Wissenschaftspreises der Kategorie Tumormedizin auf dem 6. Europäischen Gastroenterologen-Kongress in Birmingham (1997)
  • Forschungsstipendium der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Verdauungs- und Stoffwechselkrankheiten (Gerhardt Katsch-Stipendien-Fond, 1999)
  • Forschungsstipendium der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft  (1999)
  • Forschungsförderpreis der Deutschen Krebshilfe (Dr. Mildred-Scheel-Stiftung, 1998)
  • Forschungsförderpreise der Medizinischen Fakultät der Universität Münster (2001 + 2002)
  • Vizepräsident 2003 und Präsident 2004 der Deutschen Arbeitsgemeinschaft für chronisch entzündliche Darmerkrankungen
  • Gutachtertätigkeit für nationale/internationale Zeitschriften und wissenschaftliche Gesellschaften

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University Hospital Muenster

9.8/10 from 78 Votes

Department of General and Abdominal Surgery

The Department of General and Abdominal Surgery at the University Hospital Muenster ranks among large university surgery centers of Germany. The Department specializes in the treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies (gastrointestinal tract) as well as hormone-producing (endocrine) organs.


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Skander Bouassida

Head physician:

Dr. med. Skander BouassidaCurriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down

  • 1975 Was born in Bonn.
  • 1993 Higher education, Baccalauréat de l'Académie de Paris-Versailles - Série D, natural sciences.
  • 2001 Admission to medical practice, Federal Medical Chamber of Dresden.
  • 2001 Physician-resident, Obstetrics, Larabta, Tunisia.
  • 2003 Resident doctor, General Surgery, Tunisia.
  • 2008 Specialization in the field of General Surgery, the Medical Chamber of Westphalia-Lippe.
  • 2009 Additional specialization in Proctology, Medical Chamber of Westphalia-Lippe.
  • 2010 Defense of doctoral thesis, Chamber of Medicine Westphalia-Lippe.
  • 2011 Head Physician of the Department of Coloproctology, Berlin, the first certification and the position of Deputy Director of the Center for Treatment of Incontinence and Pelvic Floor Diseases.
  • 2012 Created a working group for the treatment of anal cancer, Berlin, specialist in abdominal surgery, Berlin Medical Chamber.
  • 2013 Certification in the direction of Laser Surgery, Berlin.
  • 2014 Researcher, European Council for Surgery, specialization in Coloproctology, Munich, admission to professional development, Proctology.
  • 2016 Obtaining a certificate that allows to conduct consultations in the field of human genetics.
  • 2017 A certificate that allows to conduct surgeries using the DaVinci robot.

Membership in professional societies

  • German Society of General and Abdominal Surgery (DGAV).
  • Surgical Task Force on Coloproctology (CACP).
  • German Society of Surgeons (BDC).
  • Berlin-Brandenburg Society of Surgeons (BCG).
  • German Society of Coloproctology (DGK).
  • Professional Association of Coloproctologists of Germany (BCD).
  • German Society of Incontinence(DKG).
  • Self-help group for patients with stoma and cancer (ILCO e.V.).
  • Self-help group for patients suffering from incontinence.

Vivantes Humboldt Hospital Berlin

9.7/10 from 23 Votes

Department of Coloproctology

The Department of Coloproctology specializes in diagnosis and treatment of the colon and rectum diseases.


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Christoph-Thomas Germer

Head physician:

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Ausbildung und Beruflicher Werdegang 

  • 1979-1985 Studium der Humanmedizin
  • 1985-1992 Chirurgische Facharztausbildung an der Freien Universität Berlin 
  • Seit 1992 Facharzt für Chirurgie Seit 1994 Gefäßchirurgie – Teilgebietsbezeichnung 
  • Seit 1997 Visceralchirurgie – Schwerpunktbezeichnung 
  • 1999 Habilitation und Verleihung der Venia legendi für das Fach Chirurgie 
  • 2002 Berufung auf eine C-3 Professur für Allgemein- und Visceralchirurgie Freie Universität Berlin 
  • 2000-2004 Leitender Oberarzt der Chirurgischen Klinik I (Allgemein-, Gefäß-und Thoraxchirurgie) Charité- Universitätsmedizin Berlin Campus Benjamin Franklin 
  • 2004-2008 Leiter der Klinik für Allgemein-, Viszeral- und Thoraxchirurgie Klinikum Nürnberg 
  • 2008 Berufung auf den Lehrstuhl für Chirurgie an der Julius-Maximilian Universität Würzburg 

Aktuelle Schwerpunkte der klinischen Tätigkeit 

  • Onkologische Chirurgie: Oesophagus, Magen, Leber, Pankreas, Colon, Rektum, Schilddrüse inkl. Rezidiv- und Metastasenchirurgie, Multivisceralresektion, Ersatzorganbildung bei onkologischer Magen und Rektumchirurgie, Interdisziplinäre Beckenexenterationen gemeinsam mit Urologie und Gynäkologie bei primären und rezidivierenden Malignomen,  
  • Thoraxchirurgie: Bronchialcarcinom , Metastasenchrirurgie minimal-invasive videoendoskopische Operationen im Bereich des Brust- und Lungenraumes 
  • Gastroenterologische Chirurgie: Chronisch entzündliche Darmerkrankungen, colorectale Chirurgie akut entzündlicher Erkrankungen, FAP, benigne Pankreaserkrankungen, primäre/sekundäre Peritonitis 
  • Endokrine Chirurgie: Benigne Schilddrüsenerkrankungen, onkologische Schilddrüsenchirurgie inkl.Neck-Dissection bei medullärem Schilddrüsencarcinom und Rezidiveingriffen, Nebenschilddrüsen inkl. minimal invasiven Techniken, Nebenniere inkl. minimal invasiven Techniken 
  • Minimal invasive Chirurgie: Gesamte Spektrum der laparoskopisch-endoskopische kolorektalen Chirurgie inklusive Coloproktomukosektomie und onkologisch radikaler Colonchirurgie, interdisziplinäre Operationen bei rectovaginaler Endometriose, Adrenalektomie, Parathyreoidektomie, Antirefluxchirurgie, hepatobiliäre Chirurgie, Hernienchirurgie (transabdominell- und totale extraperitoneal), minimal-invasive Thoraxchirurgie  
  • Laserchirurgie/ Radiofrequenzablation: Laserinduzierte Thermotherapie (LITT) und Radiofrequenzablation von Lebermetastasen, endoluminale Lasertherapie 
  • Multimodale Therapiekonzepte: Adjuvante und neoadjuvante Radiochemotherapie bei Rectum- und Oesophaguscarcinom, IORT bei Magencarcinom, lokoregionäre Chemotherapie bei Lebermetastasen (MIAH-Katheter), intraoperative Chemotherapie (Stop-flow) bei Peritonealcarcinose, multimodale Therapie des Analkarzinoms 
  • Coloproctologie Inkontinenzchirurgie, künstliche Sphinkterersatzverfahren mit GracilisPlastik und Schrittmacherimplantation, Fistelchirurgie, Hämorrhoidektomie 

Mitgliedschaften 

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Chirurgie  www.dgch.de 
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Viszeralchirurgie  www.dgvc.de  
  • Chirurgische Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Onkologie www.krebsgesellschaft.de 
  • Chirurgische Arbeitsgemeinschaft für minimal invasive Chirurgie www.camic.de 
  • Chirurgische Arbeitsgemeinschaft perioperative Medizin www.dgch.de  
  • Tumorzentrum Erlangen-Nürnberg www.tumorzentrum.klinikum.unierlangen.de 
  • Berufsverband der Deutschen Chirurgen e. V. www.bdc.de 
  • Berliner Chirurgische Gesellschaft www.bchirg.de/frons.htm 
  • Bayerische Chirurgenvereinigung www.vereinigung-bayerischer-chirurgen.de

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University Hospital Würzburg

9.2/10 from 38 Votes

Department of General, Abdominal, Vascular and Pediatric Surgery

The Department of General, Abdominal, Vascular and Pediatric Surgery (Department of Surgery I) covers the entire spectrum of general and abdominal surgery. There are two specialized Sections of Vascular and Pediatric Surgery. The Department offers the whole range of top-class surgical services.


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Hannover Medical School

9.8/10 from 43 Votes

Department of General, Abdominal and Transplant Surgery

The Department of Surgery at the Hannover Medical School offers comprehensive surgical treatment of benign and malignant diseases of the entire abdominal cavity.


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Lothar Köhler

Head physician:

Prof. Dr. med. Lothar KöhlerCurriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down

Graduate medical education 

  • 1977-1983: the University of Cologne 

 

Professional activity 

  • 1984-1989: assistant doctor of the 2nd surgical department of the University of Cologne (prof. Dr. H. Troidl) 
  • 1989-1990: internship abroad in Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA (Prof. Dr. K.A. Kelly) 
  • 1990-1994: assistant doctor of the 2nd surgical department of the University of Cologne (prof. Dr. H. Troidl, Prof. Dr. T. Tilling) 
  • 1995-1999: Senior Physician of the 2nd surgical department of the University of Cologne (prof. Dr. H. Troidl) 
  • since 1999: head physician of the Department of General, Visceral, Vascular Surgery and Traumatology 
  • since 2006: deputy director of the medical unit 

 

Defense of a doctoral thesis 

  • 1984: Institute for Normal and Pathological Physiology, University of Cologne, Department of Applied Physiology (Prof. Dr. H.J. Hirche) 

 

Obtaining a post of assistant professorship / a post of professor 

  • 1996: obtaining a post of assistant professorship in the specialty "Surgery" at the Medical Faculty of the University of Cologne 
  • 2001: appointed as freelance professor at the University of Cologne 

 

Qualifications 

  • 1992: Surgeon 
  • 1994: subfield: Traumatology 
  • 1997: basic specialty: Visceral Surgery 
  • 1999: Traumatologist (Trauma Surgeon), specializing in accidents on the way to work 
  • 2004: upgrading in minimally invasive surgery (Camic, DGVC) 
  • 2007: Special Traumatology 
  • 2012: Special Visceral Surgery 

 

Rights to raise qualification /further training 

  • Basic training in surgery (general trunk), 24 months 
  • Visceral surgery, 48 months 
  • Special visceral surgery, 30 months 

 

Membership in specialized societies 

  • German Society of Surgery 
  • German Society for General and Visceral Surgery 
  • The Lower Rhine-Westphalia Association of Surgeons 
  • Cologne Surgical Association 
  • German Hernia Treatment Society 
  • Professional Union of Surgeons 
  • Convent of Leading Hospital Surgeons 
  • European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (E.A.E.S.) 
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) 
  • Mayo Clinic Alumni Association 
  • Member of the Working Group on Quality Assurance in Surgery / Orthopedics in North Rhine-Westphalia 
  • Invited surgeon 

 

At various times worked as invited surgeon in:

  • Milan/Italy 
  • Birmingham/England 
  • Mayo Clinic/USA 
  • San Antonio/USA 
  • Maastricht/The Netherlands 
  • Basingstoke/England/France 
  • San Francisco/USA 
  • Verona/Italy 
  • Horgen /Switzerland 
  • Strasbourg/France 

 

Range of interests and main specialization 

  • Endoscopic, minimally invasive surgery techniques 
  • Colorectal surgery 
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases 
  • Quality of life of patients undergoing gastroenterological surgery 
  • Obesity surgery 
  • Traumatology

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Hospital St. Elisabeth Grevenbroich

10/10 from 23 Votes

Department of General, Visceral, Vascular Surgery and Traumatology

The Department of General, Abdominal, Vascular Surgery and Traumatology at the Hospital St. Elisabeth Grevenbroich specializes in abdominal and vascular surgery, as well as in the treatment of victims of accidents.


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Vivantes Neukölln Hospital Berlin

10/10 from 23 Votes

Department of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Abdominal Surgery

The Department of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Abdominal Surgery offers the full spectrum of surgical treatment of all internal diseases. One of the main focuses of the department is the treatment of cancer.


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University Hospital Oldenburg

10/10 from 33 Votes

Department of General and Abdominal Surgery

Department of General and Abdominal Surgery offers the full range of services in the corresponding healthcare branches. The department annually conducts about 3000 interventions in both outpatient and inpatient settings. There is a 24-hour emergency medical service functioning here.


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