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Freiburg, Germany

Prof. Oliver Drognitz

Prof. Oliver Drognitz

Executive Assistant Medical Director, Department of Liver Center and Intestinal Care
at University Medical Center Freiburg
Speciality Surgery, Visceral Surgery and Intensive Care
Languages English, German
Graduated 1997 (19 years since graduation)
About Clinical Focus:
- Full spectrum of general and visceral surgery, oncologic surgery with emphasis. - Laparoscopic surgery including appendectomy, cholecystectomy, colon and rectal surgery, adrenalectomy, splenectomy, antireflux surgery.
- Liver surgery including liver resection advanced, surgical treatment of Klatskin tumors, gallbladder cancer, benign and malignant Choledochusstenosen, the surgical treatment of primary liver malignancies.
- Laparoscopic liver surgery including atypical resections, and Bisegmentektomien Hemihepatektomien.
- Thyroid and parathyroid surgery including minimally invasive techniques (MIVAP and MIVAT), benign and malignant diseases of the thyroid and parathyroid, the surgical treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism.
- Transplant surgery including simultaneous pancreas / kidney transplant, transplantation of en bloc kidneys, kidney transplant in children, living kidney donation including minimal incision-Technique
Education 1990 - 1997 Studied medicine at the Medical University of Lübeck

Promotion
09/1998 Doctorate at the Medical University of Lübeck, Department of Surgery. Title: "The release behavior of vancomycin and teicoplanin of absorbable gelatin sponge-Glycerolschaum: Experimental studies on a possible local therapy with glycopeptide antibiotics."
Habilitation
02/2007 Habilitation in surgery at the Medical Faculty of the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg. Title: "Pathophysiology of Ischämie-/Reperfusionsschadens after pancreas transplantation with special emphasis on micro-circulation, apoptosis and gene expression."
Professional Experience 07/1997-12/1998:
Medical internship at the Surgical University Clinic of Rostock, Department of General, Vascular, Thoracic and Transplantation Surgery (Director: Prof. Dr. Dr. hc Hopt UT)
01/1999-08/2001:
Research Assistant at the Surgical University Clinic of Rostock, Department of General, Vascular, Thoracic and transplantation surgery (Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. hc Hopt UT)
09/2001-04/2005:
Research Assistant at the Surgical University Clinic Freiburg, Department of General and Visceral Surgery (Director: Prof. Dr. Dr. hc Hopt UT)
04/2005: Appointment as Assistant Medical
11/2008: Appointment as head of liver surgery
03/2009: Appointment as Chief Financial Officer of the Department
since 03/2009:Surgical director of liver interdisciplinary center at the University Hospital Freiburg
08/2009: Appointment on 1 Consultant
since 05/2010: Surgical director of the interdisciplinary tumor board, "Hepatocellular carcinoma" at the University Hospital Freiburg
10/2011: Appointment as Executive Consultant
since 10/2011: Surgical director of the certified interdisciplinary center at the University Hospital of Freiburg intestinal
Certifications 09/1995 United States Medical Licensing Examination (Step 1)
08/1996 United States Medical Licensing Examination (Step 2)
08/1997 ECFMG English Test
Memberships - German Society for Surgery
- Professional Association of German Surgeons
- Surgical Association for the liver-bile-pancreatic (CALGP) of the German Society for Surgery
- Surgical Association of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (CAIN) of the German Society for Surgery
- German Transplant Society
- German Society of General and Visceral Surgery

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