Prof. Dr. med. Walter StummerCurriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down
Prof. Dr. med. Walter Stummer, Chief Physician of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University Hospital Münster since 2009, is the president of the German Society of Neurosurgery (DGNC) with about 1600 participants.
Until 2009, Prof. Stummer worked at the University Hospital Düsseldorf. He specializes in the treatment of brain tumors and vascular neurosurgery. Previously, Prof. Stummer was the Press Secretary of the Neuro-Oncology Section of the DGNC, a member of the program committees of various professional societies, the Deputy Chairman of the Neuro-Oncological Working Group of the German Cancer Society and the Vice-President of the DGNC.
In 2013, Prof. Stummer was one of three global experts selected for the International Congress of Neurosurgeons in London to demonstrate modern surgical techniques in the field of brain surgery. In addition to the operation performed live in the University Hospital Münster, photographs of interventions from San Francisco and Montpellier were shown.
Prof. Dr. med. Walter Stummer is recognized as an expert in the treatment of brain tumors and is included in the rating of the best German neurosurgeons according to the FOCUS magazine in 2017! He was awarded numerous national and international awards and honors.