FaZit Fabry Center for interdisciplinary therapy

Programs and services

  • Multidisciplinary approach for diagnosis, therapy and research of Fabry disease
  • National and international acknowledged competence center
  • Medical care for adults and children with Fabry disease
  • Preparation of genetic pedigree for the entire family
  • Direct implementation of nouveau research into clinical practice
  • Regularly follow-up examination for assessing organ involvement and therapy success
  • Preventive examination for early organ involvement
  • Support for disease relevant professional and ­social problems
  • Networking with health providers, self-helping groups, pharmaceutical industry and Fabry ­experts

Cooperating institutions

  • Department of Internal Medicine I with Cardiology, Nephrology and Pneumology
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Department of Neurology
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
  • Institute of Human Genetics
  • Oto-Rhino-Laryngology



Prof. Dr. Christoph Wanner
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Peter Nordbeck



Irina Turkin


+49 931 201-39714