Prof. Dr. med. Markus Großterlinden - Spine / Spinal Surgery, Hamburg - Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

1995 State Examination at the University of Heidelberg
1995 – 1996 Registrar at the Charité Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic, Virchow Campus Hospital, Berlin.
1997 – 1998 Research Assistant at the University of California, San Francisco
1998 – 2003 Registrar at the University Orthopaedic Hospital, Heidelberg
2003 – 2004 Specialisation in spinal surgery at the University of California, San Francisco
2005 Post-doctoral studies at the University of Heidelberg, Topic: Degeneration of the Intervertebral Discs and New Therapeutic Approaches.
2005 – 2010 Consultant at the Cantonal Hospital, St. Gallen
2010 – 2013 Chief Medical Officer at the Hirslanden St. Anna Hospital, Lucerne
Since December 2013 Senior Consultant in the Department of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Spinal Surgery at the Asklepios Hospital, Altona, Hamburg


  • German Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery Association
  • German Spine Association
  • German Sports Medicine Association
  • Association of South German Orthopaedic Surgeons e. V.
  • Swiss Orthopaedics and Traumatology Association
  • Swiss Spinal Surgery Association
  • AO-Spine International
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • International Society of Study of the Lumbar Spine
  • LeRoy Abbott Orthopaedic Society, UC San Francisco