Operative emphases:

  (partially available in english)



Prosthesis - First- and Revision-Surgery:

Shoulder joint

Elbow joint

Knee joint

Hip joint



Children Surgery




Osteosyntheses




Special Spine Surgery

dorsoventral Stabilisations

endoscopic controlled ventral Fusions

endoscopic and conventional intervertebral disc surgery



Arthroscopy, Sports-orthopedics / -traumatology

Arthroscopic and open surgery of all bigger joints

Shoulder joint

Ellbow joint

Wrist joint

Knee joint

( incl. Ligament replacement, Chondrocyte replacement, Meniskus reconstruction, Medial Meniscus Transplantation )

Hip joint

Ancle joint



Tumor orthopedics

Weekly interdisciplinary Tumor-conference
(Orthopedia, Oncology, Radiotherapy, Pathology, Traumatology, Nuklearmedicine, Radiology, Pediatrics)

weekly Tumor consultation-hour



Minimal-invasive Therapy

Osteoid-Osteoms  
(not available in english)




Septic Surgery

Own interdisciplinary (Bacteriology/Orthopeda) lead ward for septic Surgery

Spacer-Implantation




Own ward for intermediate care

Anaesthesiology and ward for intensive care:

Clinic for Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care of the Saarland University Hospital

(Director: Prof. Dr. Larsen)








Facilities for conservative Patientencare:



Employer's liability Insurance Association-Consultation
(H-Arzt)

Licence for german 'H-Arztverfahren'



Integrated Division for Physiotherapy

Balneotherapy with swimmingpool

Hydrotherapy

Physiotherapy and Guidance for use of Prostheses



Radiodiagnostic: own division




Ultrasound of bigger joints

newborn hip    (not available in english)

Shoulder joint

Knee joint



Technic Orthopedia

Orthopedic-Technicians

Authorized repair facility of the clinic