sporthopaedicum Berlin is a highly specialized orthopaedic and surgical centre for the treatment of sports injuries and joint disorders. All of its orthopaedists and surgeons have many years of experience of diagnosis and treatment in their respective specialist fields. In line with the centre’s philosophy of “expertise through specialization”, its experts aim to provide patients with treatment tailored to their individual needs with a view to attaining the best possible outcome. The doctors at sporthopaedicum have won numerous international awards and for several years have been listed among Germany’s top experts by FOCUS magazine. Professional international sportspeople, Olympic athletes and members of various national teams are attracted by the centre’s reputation for outstanding care and successful treatment results. Each year, 25,000 patients are treated and over 3,000 knee, shoulder and hip operations are performed.
sporthopaedicum employs state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment methods: digital X-ray, high-resolution MRI and computer tomography, ultrasound, biological treatments (PRP). It also features a Centre for Functional Diagnostics and Rehabilitation.
PD Dr. med. Sven Scheffler is an internationally renowned knee surgeon. He treats knee injuries, always with the primary aim of preserving the joint, and specializes in cruciate ligament and cartilage surgery, as well as in osteotomy procedures to correct deformities. He also provides national and international professional sports clubs with medical support.
Dr. med. Arno Schmeling is a highly qualified expert in the treatment of knee injuries and patellofemoral instability. He has extensive experience of all kinds of knee surgery aimed at preserving the joint.
Dr. med. Frank Schneider is a specialist in partial and total hip and knee replacement surgery. With many years of experience in primary and revision joint replacement, he is one of the most sought-after surgeons in the region.
Dr. med. Michael Wagner is a nationally renowned knee expert who specializes in surgery aimed at preserving the joint in patients with early-onset osteoarthritis and complex ligament injuries.
Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Weiler is an internationally renowned knee surgeon specializing in multi-ligament injuries and disorders of the posterior cruciate ligament, meniscus and cartilage. He also provides medical support to the Staatsballet at Deutsche Oper Berlin.
PD Dr. med. Olaf Lorbach specializes in the treatment of all shoulder disorders, from ligament and cartilage injuries and instabilities to shoulder replacement surgery.
specialized treatment areas
|Knee: Injuries to the cruciate and collateral ligaments, Patellofemoral instability, Meniscal damage (incl. partial replacement, transplant), Cartilage damage / transplant, Osteotomies||Shoulder: Tears to the rotator cuff and shoulder impingement syndrome, Calcific tendinitis / frozen shoulder, Dislocation and instability|
|Hip: Articular constriction, cartilage damage, Arthroscopic treatment aimed at preserving the joint, Hip replacement surgery|