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Which are the best clinics for pediatric orthopedics in Germany?
16 excellent hospitals are listed here.

In the cases of congenital malformations or after accidents, orthopedic surgical interventions or other orthopedic measures are often necessary. In Germany, there are several clinics that offer these interventions with high quality.

In the case of treatment of children, besides good quality of treatment and the equipment of the hospital, there are further criteria that are important. Especially medical expertise and experience in working with young patients are essential in order to guarantee a comfortable stay at the hospital and a quick speedy recovery. In all of the hospitals listed below, there are renowned doctors in the field of pediatric orthopedics.

The 16 best Clinics for Pediatric Orthopedics

HospitalTop DoctorCityPublic/Private 
University Hospital DresdenDr. Falk ThielemannDresdenPublic
Charité - University Medicine BerlinPD Dr. Julia Funk, Dr. Susanne Lebek BerlinPublic
Helios Clinic Berlin-BuchDr. Matthias Rogalski BerlinPrivate
Helios Clinic Emil von BehringPD Dr. Holger Mellerowicz BerlinPrivate
Schön Clinic Hamburg EilbekDr. Kornelia Babin, Dr. Sebastian Senst HamburgPrivate
AKK Children's Hospital AltonaDr. Kiril Mladenov, Prof. Dr. Ralf Stücker HamburgPublic
Diakovere AnnastiftDr. Dieter Herold HanoverPublic
University Hospital Marburg PD Dr. C.-D. Peterlein MarburgPrivate
University Hospital Düsseldorf Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Krauspe, Prof. Dr. Bettina Westhoff DüsseldorfPublic
University Hospital Münster Prof. Dr. Robert Rödl, Dr. Björn Vogt MünsterPublic
University Hospital Bonn Prof. Dr. Richard Placzek BonnPublic
Asklepios Clinic Sankt Augustin PD Dr. Urs von Deimling Sankt AugustinPrivate
Stuttgart ClinicProf. Dr. F. F. Fernandez, PD Dr. Oliver Eberhardt, Dr. Micha Langendörfer, Prof. Dr. Thomas Wirth StuttgartPublic
Schön Clinic Munich Harlaching Dr. Peter Bernius, Dr. Michael Poschmann MunichPrivate
Schön Clinic Vogtareuth Dr. Sean Nader VogtareuthPrivate
Rummelsberg HospitalDr. Michael Wachowsky SchwarzenbruckPrivate

The name of the Clinic is displayed per mouse-over

This is how the clinic list was created:

  • Top Doctors! Every year, the big German weekly magazine FOCUS publishes the best doctors for pediatric orthopedics. There are doctors at all of the clinics listed above that have been honored as a top doctor in the field of pediatric orthopedics.
  • Private vs. Public! Privately insured German patients and patients from abroad can choose their clinic freely and can also get treatment at private clinics.
  • 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.

All of the clinics mentioned offer various interventions for young patients. If you have questions concerning a particular hospital, a therapy or the treatment costs, contact us. We are glad to help!