General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery

Prof. Dr. med. Ulf Peter Neumann

Head of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery Department, Essen University Hospital

Experience  — 20 years

One of the leading German transplant surgeons

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Oesophageal and gastric surgery

Pancreas surgery

Hepatobiliary surgery

Colorectal surgery

Hernia surgery

Endocrine surgery

Paediatric surgery

Bariatric surgery

Minimally invasive and robotic surgery

Living donor liver transplantation in adults

Living donor kidney transplantation in adults

Research Focus:

Ischaemia/reperfusion during liver transplantation

Liver regeneration

Wound healing, biomaterials

Molecular and clinical oncology

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Professor Neumann continues his career in Essen

In October 2023, Ulf Peter Neumann, one of Germany's leading transplant surgeons, took over as head of visceral surgery at Essen University Hospital.

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A Second Opinion from Expert Center is Crucial for Liver Mts Surgery

A German tumor center says patients with liver metastases of colon cancer should promptly seek a second opinion from a major center of expertise.

Barrett's esophagus (Barrett's syndrome)

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Barrett's oesophagus is a precancerous lesion that develops due to a chronic inflammatory process which results in the degenerayion of the squamous epithelium of the esophagus into columnar epithelium. There is a high probability that the disease will develop into an adenocarcinoma of the esophagus.

Liver cirrhosis: main symptoms and treatment

The disease, like many other dangerous conditions, is almost undetectable in its first stages. It is generally believed that liver cirrhosis is related to alcohol, but there may be many more causes. It is extremely important to undergo treatment, otherwise the disorder can be fatal due to progressive liver damage.

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