Doctors Profile: Prof. Dr. Hans H. Paessler

Please note that Prof. Dr. Hans H. Paessler, in his function as consultant, is only available on request.

Speciality: Orthopaedic Surgeon
Language Spoken: German, English, French

Medical Qualifications / Experience:

  • Since September 2001 Honorable Professor of Sports Medicine, Peking University
  • Since March 2001 Honorable Professor of Sports Traumatology, Catholic University of Murcia, Spain
  • 2002 Visiting professor: Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Chinese General Hospital PLA Beijing (Prof. Wang)
  • 2001 Visiting Professor; Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Ioannina (Prof. Soukakos)
  • Since 1997 Medical Director of the ATOS-Klinik
  • Since 1996 Honorary Citizen of the University of Heidelberg
  • Since 1993 Head, Center of Knee and Foot Surgery, Sports Traumatology, ATOS-Klinik, Heidelberg
  • 1992 Visiting Professor: Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh (Prof. Fu)
  • 1992-1993 Chief of the Sportsclinic Stuttgart
  • 1978-1992 Chief of Surgery and Traumatology, County Hospital (Kreiskrankenhaus, Bopfingen)
Medical Education:
  • Specialization in surgery and trauma surgery (1977)
  • State exam and medical doctorate (1967)
  • Medical studies (1961-1963)
Special Clinical Interests:
  • Sports Traumatology
  • Knee surgery (focus on cruciate ligament surgery and chondrocyte transplantation)