Special Clinical Focus

  • Implantation of endoprostheses in all major joints
  • Implantation of customised endoprostheses
  • Replacement surgery for loose or worn endoprostheses
  • Joint-conserving orthopaedics
  • Hip-joint surgery
  • Septic orthopaedics

About us

Prof. von Eisenhart-Rothe is a specialist in orthopaedics at the Rechts der Isar Hospital of the University of Technology Munich. Here, the orthopaedics specialist is director of the Orthopaedics and Sports Orthopaedics Clinic and Polyclinic. His particular treatment emphases are, for example, the implantation of endoprostheses in all major joints and the implantation of customised prostheses, as well as replacement surgery for loose or worn endoprostheses. At the same time, joint-conserving orthopaedics is also a treatment emphasis for the specialist in orthopaedics, Prof. von Eisenhart-Rothe. In addition, he also performs adjustment surgery.

Using these techniques, the orthopaedics specialist treats, for example, particular conditions such as osteoarthritis, rheumatism, osteoporosis and malposition of the foot. As well, Prof. von Eisenhart-Rothe is also a specialist in paediatric orthopaedics.
Together with his team, this specialist in orthopaedics treats the entire spectrum of orthopaedic conditions at the University Hospital and treats his patients using the most up to date diagnosis and treatment standards. Above all, you will find capable counselling and treatment for uncommon or particularly complicated diseases and injuries at the Rechts der Isar Hospital of the University of Technology Munich.

In the field of endoprosthetics, the focus of the orthopaedics specialist is on the implantation of customised endoprostheses, surgical procedures using customised templates and revision endoprosthetics (replacement of an artificial joint replacement). Prof. von Eisenhart-Rothe uses the most up to date and reliable implants and the Orthopaedics and Sports Orthopaedics Clinic and Polyclinic is equipped with operating theatres of the highest clean room category for the prevention of infection.
The Musculoskeletal Tumour Centre (MSTZ) in Munich is internationally renowned and can look back over 40 years of experience. The specialist in orthopaedics operates on the whole spectrum of bone and soft-tissue sarcomata at the highest level. Here, he places particular emphasis on close interdisciplinary collaboration with all specialist departments engaged in the treatment of tumours and thus can guarantee optimum, complete treatment. In the process, each tumour patient is also given psycho-oncological care on request. Of course, the orthopaedics specialist also provides follow-up tumour examinations.

Joint-conserving orthopaedic surgery traditionally has a great importance in Prof. von Eisenhart-Rothe’s department. This includes the entire spectrum of minimally invasive and open surgical techniques, including hip-joint arthroscopy, cartilage replacement techniques and corrective osteotomies.
At this hospital with the highest level of care, the specialists in orthopaedics, in interdisciplinary collaboration with other specialist departments, including several intensive care wards, are able to perform the most difficult surgical procedures with the optimum patient safety.

It is a matter of importance to the orthopaedics specialist, Prof. von Eisenhart-Rothe, not only to treat his patients medically flawlessly, but also with a friendly human touch. For this reason, they are individually cared for by him. With a high level of dedication, each member of staff at the Orthopaedics and Sports Orthopaedics Clinic and Polyclinic will arrange your stay as comfortably as possible. The patient is always the centre of attention in the treatment!
What’s more, the team of the orthopaedics specialist Prof. von Eisenhart-Rothe in Munich is also on hand for you and your family members by telephone or e-mail for all enquiries and information prior to a visit or stay.
Benefit from the team’s high level of expertise and experience.

Diagnostic Services

  • Complete tumor diagnostics
  • Digital x-ray
  • Computed tomography, including 3D reconstruction
  • Magnetic resonance tomography
  • Arthroscopic diagnostics
  • Bone density test (osteoporosis diagnostics)
  • Skeletal scintigraphy
  • Ultrasound diagnostics
  • Rheumatologic assessment
  • Biopsies
  • Gait analysis

Therapeutic Services

  • Endoprosthetic replacements of the large joints (including implantation of individually fitted endoprostheses)
  • Exchange of prostheses (revision endoprosthetics) in cleanroom ORs
  • Tumor orthopedics (soft tissue and bone tumors)
  • Complete range of biological reconstructions, from tumor endoprosthetics to partial hip replacement
  • Joint preserving surgery, especially hip and knee
  • Foot orthopedics
  • Arthroscopies (knee, hip, shoulder, ankle)
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Treatment of infected endoprostheses
  • Spinal thermal radio frequency ablation

Special Offers / Arrangements / Rooms

  • Modern single / double bedrooms (accommodation of companion possible, if requested)
  • In-house physical therapy
  • In-house orthopedic repair, assembly and construction
  • All departments under one roof (institute of maximum care)
  • Psycho-oncological counseling
  • Mobile library
  • Social counseling for the organization of after-care
  • International patient service
Leading Medicine Guide

Selected expert in the specialist field Orthopedics

Other services

  • Bone cancer
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatism
  • Osteoporosis
  • Malposition of the foot
  • Paediatric orthopaedics


Airports near

  • Airport Franz-Josef-Strauss Munichapprox. 30 km

Additional staff

Dr. - Peter Prodinger - Orthopedics - Munich

Dr. med.
Peter Prodinger

Oberarzt Sektion Endoprothetik

Dr. - Kay Eichelberg - Orthopedics - Munich

Dr. med.
Kay Eichelberg

Sektionsleiter Fußorthopädie

Dr. - Heinrich Mühlhofer - Orthopedics - Munich

Dr. med.
Heinrich Mühlhofer

Sektionsleiter Septische Orthopädie

Prof. - Hans Gollwitzer - Orthopedics - Munich

Prof. Dr. med.
Hans Gollwitzer

Managing Senior Consultant

Prof. - Hans  Rechl - Orthopedics - Munich

Prof. Dr. Dr. med.
Hans Rechl

Head of Policlinic

Dr. - Johannes Schauwecker - Orthopedics - Munich

Dr. med.
Johannes Schauwecker

Chief Resident

Dr. - Maya Salzmann - Orthopedics - Munich

Dr. med.
Maya Salzmann

Head of Pediatric Orthopedics

Dr. - Carolin Knebel - Orthopedics - Munich

Dr. med.
Carolin Knebel

Oberärztin Sektion Tumororthopädie