University Hospital Wurzburg

Würzburg, Germany


Department of Traumatology, Hand Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Rainer H. Meffert

Prof. Dr. med.

Rainer H. Meffert

Specialized in: traumatology, hand surgery, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery

The Department of Traumatology, Hand Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery It provides a full range of services for trauma and reconstructive surgery, plastic and aesthetic surgery and hand surgery. This is the central part of the trauma center which serves as a coordination point for the seriously wounded (polytraumatised) patients. For treatment of patients after surgery, there is a physiotherapy department with modern equipment, including a swimming pool for hydrokinezitherapy. The clinic has its own department of plastic and cosmetic surgery.

The main areas of services in the Department of Traumatology, Hand Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery are the treatment of pathological fractures, injuries and deformities of the spine upon osteoporosis and bone tumors, removal of foreign bodies/metal, reconstruction and plastic surgery of ligaments, joint replacement, treatment of bedsores, septic bone surgery, spinal surgery, foot surgery, shoulder surgery and hand surgery.




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