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Which are the best clinics for elbow surgery in Germany?
11 excellent hospitals are listed here.

The elbow is a complex joint. An injury or fracture of the elbow can restrict the functionality of the arm extremely and can make daily movements and tasks very difficult. Therefore, it is important to treat these injuries at an early stage.

For a successful treatment, you need a suitable clinic with state-of-the-art equipment and experts in this area of expertise. In all of the hospitals listed below, there are doctors that have been honored for their expertise in the area of elbow surgery. Thus, high-quality treatment is guaranteed.

The 11 best Clinics for Elbow Surgery

HospitalTop-DoctorCityPublic/Private 
University Hospital Hamburg-EppendorfPD Dr. Konrad MaderHamburgPublic
Diakovere FriederikenstiftProf. Dr. Helmut LillHanoverPublic
Schön Clinic DüsseldorfPD Dr. Thilo PatzerDüsseldorfPrivate
St. Josef Hospital KupferdrehDr. Harris GeorgousisEssenPublic
University Hospital KölnProf. Dr. Lars Peter Müller, PD Dr. Kilian WegmannColognePublic
Atos Clinic HeidelbergDr. Sven LichtenbergHeidelbergPrivate
Ethianum HeidelbergProf. Dr. Felix ZeifangHeidelbergPrivate
Stuttgart ClinicProf. Dr. Francisco F. FernandezStuttgartPublic
Helios Clinic Munich WestPD Dr. Andreas LenichMunichPrivate
Rechts der Isar Clinic of the TUMPD Dr. Sebastian SiebenlistMunichPublic
Atos Clinic MunichProf. Dr. Mark TauberMunichPrivate

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This is how the clinic list was created:

  • Top-Doctors! Ever year, the German Focus Magazine publishes a list of the best Orthopedists. At all of the hospitals listed below, there are doctors that have been honored as a top doctor in the field of elbow surgery.
  • Private vs. Public! German patients with private health insurance and patients from abroad can freely choose their clinic. They can also receive their treatment at a private clinic, which is why apart from public hospitals, private clinics are presented as well.
  • International Reputation! Doctors at the clinics mentioned below are well-known internationally, because they give specialist lectures there or because they are recommended by local colleagues. Therefore, all of the clinics in the list have an International Office for patients from abroad.

Besides the clinics mentioned, there are of course other hospitals that offer high-quality treatment for injuries of the elbow. If you have questions concerning a certain clinic, the treatment costs or your treatment in Germany, do not hesitate to contact us. We are glad to help!