Special Clinical Focus

  • Paediatric orthopaedics
  • Paediatric neuro-orthopaedics
  • Paediatric accident surgery
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Orthopaedic oncology
  • Joint infection debridement

About us

Under the leadership of Senior Consultant Asst Lect. Dr Holger Mellerowicz, the Paediatric Orthopaedic and Paediatric Traumatology Clinic enables child-specific out-patient and in-patient diagnosis and treatment of all paediatric orthopaedic conditions, injuries and the sequelae of injuries, as well as neuro-orthopaedic conditions. The major areas are the Paediatric Orthopaedic and Traumatology Out-patients’ Clinic, for diagnosis and treatment, and the First Aid Post for emergency treatment. In-patient treatment is provided in the hospital and a child-oriented environment is guaranteed.


Our capable and dedicated team consists of paediatric orthopaedic specialists, paediatric nurses, paediatric orthopaedic technicians, physiotherapists, orthopaedic technicians and Social Services employees.


You will find the complete range of paediatric orthopaedic services, including neuro-orthopaedics and paediatric traumatology, together with the long-standing experience of the former Oskar-Helene Home, under one roof at the HELIOS Emil von Behring Hospital. There is also collaboration with the Department of Tumour Orthopaedics of the HELIOS Berlin-Buch Hospital, as an interdisciplinary Centre of Excellence.


Dr Holger Mellerowicz is a specialist orthopaedic and accident surgeon with special orthopaedic surgery, paediatric orthopaedics, with additional qualifications in sports medicine, physiotherapy and balneology. Following his state examination and the granting of his licence to practice human medicine, he continued to train in the field of orthopaedics and paediatric orthopaedics. So, for example, he is also an instructor in the sonography of the human musculoskeletal system and children’s hips of the German Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery Association and DEGUM. In 2000, together with other authors, he received the so-called MOT Award of the “International Society of Prosthetics & Orthotics (ISPO)”.


See our Paediatric Orthopaedics Department for yourself. We are happy to be of service.

Diagnostic Services

  • Ultrasound (including infants’ hips)
  • X-ray, MRT, CT in collaboration with the Radiology Department

Therapeutic Services

  • All conservative and surgical procedures in paediatric orthopaedics and traumatology, including orthopaedic technology
  • Minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery on all major joints
  • Scoliosis consultations / surgery for scoliosis
  • Infantile cerebral palsy
  • Spina bifida
  • Muscular conditions

Special Offers / Arrangements / Rooms

  • A total of 29 beds, including 10 family rooms: A parent can also be accommodated in the Rooming-in Area for the child’s in-patient stay.
  • A variety of game and craft options, including a football table, in the games room and in the open area in the sheltered inner courtyard (“Olivenhain”)


In co-operation with the orthopaedic workshop and the orthopaedic shoemaker’s:

  • Provision of braces
  • Orthotic and prosthetic provision for medical conditions, injuries and injury sequelae of the musculoskeletal system using therapeutic appliances
Leading Medicine Guide

of selected experts in the specialist field Pediatric Orthopedics

Other services

  • Congenital and acquired deformities of the feet and hips
  • Spinal conditions (scoliosis consultation / surgery for scoliosis)
  • Musculoskeletal sequelae due to neuromuscular conditions, childhood sports injuries and injury sequelae
  • Correction of axial malalignments
  • Infantile cerebral palsy, spina bifida, muscular conditions, syndromes
  • Benign tumours, inflammatory conditions of the bone


Airports near

  • Airport Berlin-Schönefeldca. 23 km
  • Airport Berlin-Tegelca. 26 km

Additional staff

Tania Hayn - Pediatric Orthopedics - Berlin

Tania Hayn

Oberärztin Schwerpunkt Säuglingshüfte und Klumpfußtherapie

Dr. - Katja  Baumgart - Pediatric Orthopedics - Berlin

Dr. med.
Katja Baumgart

Oberärztin Schwerpunkt Neuroorthopädie

Dr. - Peter Schmid - Pediatric Orthopedics - Berlin

Dr. med.
Peter Schmid

Oberarzt Schwerpunkt Extremitäten- und Gelenkchirurgie, Kindertraumatologie

Dr. - Sonja  Stein - Pediatric Orthopedics - Berlin

Dr. med.
Sonja Stein

Funktionsoberärztin Station 15

Dr. - Stefan Wilke - Pediatric Orthopedics - Berlin

Dr. med.
Stefan Wilke

Oberarzt Schwerpunkt konservative Therapie von Wirbelsäulenerkrankungen