University Hospital Dusseldorf

Duesseldorf, Germany


Department of Otolaryngology


Jörg Schipper

Prof. Dr. med.

Jörg Schipper

Specialized in: otolaryngology

The Department of Otolaryngology at the University Hospital Dusseldorf offers the full range of modern medical service in the field of otolaryngology and related disciplines. The head of the Department is Prof. Dr. Jörg Schipper. The Department offers You medical care of international standards with the latest diagnosis and treatment capabilities. The current research achievements are constantly put into the clinical practice.

The area of activity of the Department of Otolaryngology covers detection, conservative and surgical treatment, as well as  prevention and rehabilitation of all diseases of the ear and vestibular organ, nose, paranasal sinuses, throat and larynx, salivary glands, lymphatic system of head and neck, upper aero-digestive tracts and cranial nerves of head and neck, including gustatory and olfactory receptors.

Prof. Dr. Jörg Schipper, who specializes in skull base surgery and heads the team of experienced specialists, treats about 2,600 patients per year. The third of them are cancer patients. Prof. Dr. Jörg Schipper, recommended in the list of the best doctors of Germany by FOCUS magazine, performs complex otolaryngological operations with the assistance of his competent colleagues.

The clinical spectrum of the Department of Otolaryngology at the University Hospital Dusseldorf includes:

  • Cancer of head and neck
    • Squamos cell carcinoma of upper swallowing and respiratory tracts
    • Skull base tumors
    • Thyroid cancer
    • Cancer of nose, paranasal sinuses and outer skull base
    • Cancer of salivary glands
  • Diseases of nose and paranasal sinuses



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