General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery
Prof. Dr. med. Ulf Peter Neumann
Head of the Clinic of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Germany
One of the leading German transplant surgeons
Professor Neumann took charge of the Clinic of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery at the Uniklinik RWTH Aachen in 2010. Before coming to Aachen, he was Assistant Medical Director at the highly reputed Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery of the Charité in Berlin. His specialities include liver transplantation and liver tumour surgery as well as complete oncologic visceral surgery. Optimised treatment protocols in these areas of focus are developed for each individual patient in close cooperation with other departments (i.e. radiology, internal medicine, radiation oncology).
Oesophageal and gastric surgery
Minimally invasive and robotic surgery
Living donor liver transplantation in adults
Living donor kidney transplantation in adults
Ischaemia/reperfusion during liver transplantation
Wound healing, biomaterials
Molecular and clinical oncology
A German tumor center says patients with liver metastases of colon cancer should promptly seek a second opinion from a major center of expertise.