Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Unterberg,The Director of the Neurosurgical Clinic Heidelberg University Hospital

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Clinical Focus:

• Intracranial and Spinal tumor surgery

• Skull base surgery

• Spine surgery


Work Experience:

• Since 2003, Full Professor and Director of the Neurosurgical Clinic, Heidelberg University Hospital

• 1995 - 2003    Deputy Director of the Clinic for Neurosurgery, Charité, Humboldt University Berlin

• 1991 - 2003    Professor of Neurosurgery, FU Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin



• 1995 Investigator Award, International Neurotrauma Society

• 1988 Upjohn Award for Neurosurgical Research, European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS)

• 1983 E.K.-Frey-Award, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internistische Intensivmedizin



• President of German Society of Neurosurgery

• Member of the Executive Board of The German Interdisciplinary Association for Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine

• President of The German Society for NeuroIntensive and Emergency Medicine (DGNI)

• Euro-Academy of Multidisciplinary Neurotraumatology


Important and Frequently Cited Publications:

• EBIC guidelines for management of severe head injury in adults

• Role of bedside microdialysis in the diagnosis of cerebral vasospasm following aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage

• Edema and brain trauma

• Surgical treatment of intracerebral hemorrhage

• Stem cell marker CD133 affects clinical outcome in glioma patients

More than 300 other original publications in peer-reviewed international journals, numerous book articles, books and monographs

HOTLINE: 020-8928-7873 Hospital-centered and detail-oriented.