Illustrationsfoto: Situation während einer Operation mit Kontrolle am Monitor

Department of Trauma-, Hand-, Plastic- and Reconstructive Surgery (Surgery II)

Our main focus is on:


  • Polytraumamanagement
  • Complex extremity injuries
  • Pelvis and acetabular fractures
  • Spine trauma including cervical, thoracic and ­lumbar spine
  • Osteoporotic fractures
  • Stabilization of bone tumors and bone ­metastasis
  • Sport Traumas (arthroscopic techniques):
  • Knee: reconstructive ligament surgery,
  • meniscus surgery, cartilage transplantation
  • Shoulder: stabilization and reconstructive techniques
  • Ankle joint: stabilization and reconstructive ­techniques

Hand Surgery:

  • Injuries and injury complications
  • Nerve compression syndromes
  • Arthrosis of the hand and fingers
  • Degenerative diseases
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Mammary surgery (cooperating with the breast centre)
  • Aesthetic surgery (e.g. facelift)
  • Burns and aftereffects
  • Tumors of the skin and soft tissues
  • Soft tissue coverage (local and free flaps)
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Joint and bone defects, inflammations
  • Lizarov-procedure, callus distraction,
  • bone defect reconstruction
  • Endoprosthetic replacement of hip,
  • shoulder and elbow
  • Cooperation with the Klinikum Main-Spessart in the fields of Hand- and Plastic Surgery