Special Clinical Focus

  • Endoscopic disk replacement surgery (cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine)
  • Microtherapy
  • Spinal canal decompression (open and endoscopic)
  • Intervertebral disk prothesis and stabilizing procedures in all parts of the spine
  • Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty
  • Fracture and tumor surgery

About us

The Apex Spine CENTER is an internationally renowned center for endoscopic intervertebral disc surgery and spinal surgery in Munich. The team of consultants consists of orthopedists, neurosurgeons, trauma surgeons, physical therapists and sports therapists and is specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of all back pains, neck pains and spinal disorders and, aside from the large spectrum of conservative treatment methods, also offers innovative surgical treatment. We take this special expertise from more than 6,000 successful minimally-invasive disc and spine interventions via endoscopic treatment techniques.

It is our philosophy to offer each patient optimal diagnostics and the most efficient treatment with the goal to restore spine mobility and stability as best as possible. It’s the only way discomforts and pains can be eliminated permanently. These interventions for diseased discs and spines speak for themselves. 

Diagnostic Services

  • Medical history
  • Comprehensive orthopedic-neurosurgical and neurologic examination
  • Power measurement of the lumbar extensor and neck muscles
  • Electromyographic examination (EMG), Spine Motion
  • Internistic examination via ultrasound and blood work diagnostics (infection diagnostics, rheumatism and gout serology)
  • X-ray diagnostics
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (magnetic resonance tomography, MRI)

Therapeutic Services

  • Percutaneous cervical nucleotomy (slipped disc – elimination)
  • Endoscopic intervertebral disc surgery
  • Microscopic decompression of the lumbar spine in case of spinal stenosis
  • Cervical spine arthroplasty (disc replacement)
  • Treatment of all degenerative disorders concerning the lumbar, thoracic and cervical spine - especially minimally invasive microscopic interventions, including arthroplasty (prosthesis surgery) and fusion surgery
  • Treatment of all disc disorders – especially percutaneous endoscopic cervical as well as thoracic and lumbar spine interventions 
  • Posttraumatic malposition of the spine – especially thoracoscopic endoscopic interventions including kyphoplasty and corpectomy
Leading Medicine Guide

of selected experts in the specialist field Spine / Spinal Surgery

Other services

  • Herniated disk in all parts of the spine
  • Narrowing of the spinal canal – spinal canal stenosis
  • Degenerative spinal disorders
  • disorders due to fractures
  • Back pains
  • Tumor diseases

Hotels in the vicinity

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Airports near

  • Airport Munich40 km

Additional staff

Dr. - Armin Helmbrecht - Spine / Spinal Surgery - Munich

Dr. med.
Armin Helmbrecht

Consultant Neurosurgeon

Christian Schultz - Spine / Spinal Surgery - Munich

Christian Schultz

Consultant Trauma Surgeon

Christian Wagner - Spine / Spinal Surgery - Munich

Christian Wagner