Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Harms - Heidelberg - Spine / Spinal Surgery
Prof. Dr. med.
Specialist in Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery
International Contact Service
Special Clinical Focus
All ventral and dorsal approaches to the spine
Selected minimally invasive surgical techniques
Tumor surgery of the spine
Procedures to correct scoliosis and kyphosis
Transoral surgeries for tumors
Fractures and deformities
Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Harms is an internationally renowned specialist in the field of spinal surgery.
He has conducted more than 10,000 spinal surgeries and is thus one of the most experienced experts on the spine worldwide. He has prepared innovative surgical techniques in scoliosis surgery, tumor surgery, transoral surgery, transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) or the dorsal fixation of the atlantoaxial complex which are in the meantime being practiced throughout the world. Professor Harms collaborates closely with his scientific colleagues in Europe, America, Asia, Africa and Australia and actively participates in the further development of the field.
We are specialized in the surgical treatment of patients with diseases of the spine caused by
Deformities (scoliosis, kyphosis, spondylolisthesis)
Inflammatory diseases (spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis).
Spinal surgery The most modern surgical equipment including neuromonitoring - extremely modern spine navigation system
Radiology In cooperation with the Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology of the University of Heidelberg Medical Center
Treatment of degenerative diseases of the lumbar and cervical spine
Treatment of lumbar disk problems
The most modern types of scoliosis surgery
Tumor surgery of the spine
Posttraumatic malposition of the spine
Rheumatic disease surgery
Correction surgeries for Bechterev's disease (ankylosing spondylitis)
Special Offers / Arrangements / Rooms
As one of the first green clinics in Europe, the ETHIANUM focuses on sustainability.
First Class: stylish rooms and suites with the most modern equipment and large bathrooms.
Video on demand, multimedia connection, patient terminal at the bedside, WLAN
Rooming in for companions
Excellent services: breakfast and evening buffet, large selection and changing offerings
Secure, digital patient records for rapid internal exchange of information
Minimum wait times and relaxed treatment atmosphere through innovative structures
of selected experts in the specialist field Spine / Spinal Surgery
Degenerative spinal diseases
Degenerative lumbar scoliosis
Scoliosis and kyphosis
Tumors of the spine
Fractures and inflammations of the spine
approximately 85 km
Priv.-Doz. Dr. med.
Facharzt für Neurochirurgie