Scientific Lectures

PLIF—Treatment in lumbar instability or listhesis
University of Kuopio, Finland February 2001

Advantages of PEEK cages in anterior cervical fusion
First results in 27 cases
German-Finnish meeting, Klinikum Augsburg, April 2002

Advantages of PEEK cages in the cervical spine area
Spine Symposium at the Municipal Clinic in Karlsruhe, September 2002

Congress secretary: 20 years of neurosurgery Augsburg, November 2002

Lumbar disc degeneration:
Treatment strategies (paths): conservative - interventional - surgical
Is there an evidence-based or HTA-approved gold standard?
20 years of neurosurgery in Augsburg, as part of the advanced training event for southern German neurosurgeons, Klinikum Augsburg, November 2002

Advantages of PEEK cages (SolisTM) in anterior discectomy
First results in 52 cases
Winter meeting of Swiss neurosurgeons, Sils-Baselgia, January 2003

New surgical techniques on the intervertebral disc
Methods, materials, systems
Further training event orthopedic-radiological cooperation, Augsburg, February 2003

Sense and nonsense of the intervertebral disc prosthesis
Augsburg Clinic, May 2003

Indications for urgent CCT in multiply injured patients
Specialist - advanced training seminar of the BDC, Klinikum Augsburg, March 2004

Opportunities and possibilities of "clinical patient pathways" an economic and medical perspective. Using the example of the lumbar intervertebral disc
DGNC April 2004, Cologne

Frykholm cervical dorsal decompression
History, indication, surgical technique, frequency, advantages and disadvantages
1st spinal surgery course HWS, spine section DGNC,
Saarland University, Homburg, June 2004

Inflammatory spinal diseases
27th Annual Meeting, Spine Section of the DGNC, Günzburg, September 2004

Degenerative disease in lumbar spine and its surgical options for treatment
Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, April 2005

New surgical procedures on the cervical and lumbar intervertebral discs
Training event Bavarian Red Cross Aichach April 2005

"The cross with the cross!" New and tried and tested in the treatment of herniated discs. Augsburg Clinic June 2005

Clinical patient pathways using the example of the cervical spine prosthesis
Motion Roundtable September 19, 2005, LMU Munich

Modern methods of treating back pain. Laser, PRT, Endoscopy, Interspinous Implants, IDET, Catheter Procedures and much more...
24th advanced training conference of the DGNC, Seeheim-Jugenheim 23.-26. 11. 2005

3rd Annual PoleStar User Meeting, 01.-03. Feb 2006 Denver, Colorado, USA

Treatment of a ruptured aneurysm of the anterior communicating branch in the presence of another anastomosis of the anterior cerebral arteries
DGNC 57th annual conference Essen 11.-14.05. 2006

Dorsal Microforaminotomy - A Keyhole Approach to Cervical Spine
1. German - Omani Neurosurgery Conference December 2006, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

New minimally invasive procedures on the cervical spine, November 2007 Klinikum Augsburg

Management and organization "Ski and Spine" in cooperation with the DSV Spine Diseases and Skiing, January 2008, Spitzingsee

Lead Activ C Instructional Course 10 July 2008
Khon Kaen University, Thailand

Faculty Member, International Spine Conference, Prince Court Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Annual Meeting of the Neurological Association, Malaysia, 11/12 July 2008

Faculty Member, ASSET Vienna 15-18 July 2008 (Aesculap Spine Staff Educational Training)

ALIF, PLIF, TLIF and XLIF, indications and controversies
1. Spinal columns - OP - course of the NCFAW and the "AG Section Spine" of the DGNC,
5th-6th September 2008 Hanover, Anatomy MHH