Würzburg Center for Neurofibromatoses (WCNF)

Programs and services

  • Diagnostics, counselling, observation and treatment in suspected Neurofibromatosis
  • Especially in vestibular schwannomas (acoustic neurinomas), meningiomas of head, orbit, spinal canal (Dotatate), optic glioma, cataract
  • Therapy by an experienced multi-disciplinary team, high precision microsurgery supported by advanced surgical technology (O-Arm-neuronavigation, navigated ultrasound, nearfield neurophysiological monitoring)
  • Disturbances of musculo-skelettal system, skull and spine with scoliosis
  • Tumors of face, plexus, peripheral nerves, spinal canal, MPNST, neurosarcoma, GIST
  • Reconstructive surgery for facial palsy, auditory implants (middle ear implants, cochlea implants, auditory brainstem implants) in hearing deficits

Cooperating institutions

  • Division of Neuroradiology
  • Department of Nuclear Medicine
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Department of Dermatology
  • Department of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center CCC Mainfranken & interdisciplinary oncological therapy center (IOT)
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Department of Neurology
  • Institute of Human Genetics
  • Neurological Genetics, UKW Hamburg-Eppendorf
  • Chair of Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine



Prof. Dr. Cordula Matthies


Sabrina Kölbl


+49 931 201-24805


koelbl_s2@ ukw.de



Appointments for NF-consultation-hour

Denise Scheuner


+49 931 201-24815