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Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang Ertel, MD, FACS

Surgeon in Chief and Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic, Trauma, and Reconstructive Surgery, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin

Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang Ertel, FACS, Arzt an der Charité Berlin
Charité

CV

  • 1985 Licensure as medical doctor at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich Germany
  • 1985 Doctoral thesis at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich Germany
  • 1992 Degree for General Surgery
  • 1993 Postdoctoral thesis at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich Germany
  • 1995 Degree for Special Trauma/Orthopaedic Surgery
  • 1997 Chief senior physician at Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Zuerich
  • Since 2001 Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic, Trauma, and Reconstructive Surgery, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin

Focus

Spine Surgery: degenerative, tumor, trauma, M. Bechterew Minimally invasive spine surgery: spinal stenosis, disc protrusion
Spine deformities Pelvic and acetabular surgery
Revision surgery of the spine

Spectrum

Languages: German, English
>26,000 orthopaedic-trauma surgeries, >7,000 spine surgeries

10 national and intl. research awards

Member of 10 national and international societies (i.e. American College of Surgeons, Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Deutsche Wirbelsäulengesellschaft)

>350 national and international publications, >35 book chapters and book contributions

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