Prof. - Klaus A. Siebenrock - Foot surgery and ankle surgery -

Prof. Dr. med. Klaus A. Siebenrock

Specialist for Foot surgery and ankle surgery, Knee endoprosthetics, Hip endoprosthetics, Elbow endoprosthetics, Intervertebral disk endoprosthetics, Elbow surgery, Hip surgery, Scoliosis surgery, Knee surgery, Sports traumatology, Shoulder surgery, Spinal surgery, Orthopedics, Shoulder endoprosthetics in Bern

Insel Hospital, University Hospital Bern

Bern
www.orthopaedie.insel.ch

Medical spectrum

Diseases

  • Acromioclavicular joint fracture
  • Ahlback disease
  • Ankle fracture
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Back pain
  • Baker's cyst
  • Bone fracture
  • Bone marrow edema
  • Bruise / Contusion
  • Bursitis
  • Bursitis of the calcaneal
  • Bursitis of the elbow
  • Bursitis of the hip
  • Bursitis of the knee
  • Bursitis of the shoulder
  • Calcaneal spur
  • Calcareous shoulder
  • Cauda equina syndrome
  • Cervical spinal disk herniation
  • Childhood nerve cancer
  • Childhood sports injuries
  • Chondromalacia
  • Clavicle fracture
  • Claw toe
  • Clubfoot
  • Compartment syndrome
  • Coxarthrosis
  • Cubital osteoarthritis
  • Dysmelia
  • Exostoses
  • Fibromatosis
  • Flatfoot
  • Foot deformities
  • Foot disorder
  • Foot fracture
  • Fracture of the acetabulum
  • Fracture of the head of the humerus
  • Fracture of the patella
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Ganglion
  • Glenoid fracture
  • Gonarthrosis
  • Haglund's disease
  • Hallux rigidus
  • Hallux valgus
  • Hammer toe
  • Heel pain
  • Hip dysplasia
  • Hip impingement
  • Hip pain
  • Hip prosthesis loosening
  • Inflammation of the Achilles tendon
  • Inflammation of the shoulder
  • Injury to the shoulder
  • Joint disorders
  • Joint effusion
  • Knee joint pain
  • Knee pain
  • Knee prosthesis loosening
  • Knock knees and bow legs
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg length difference
  • Ligament injury
  • Lumbago
  • Luxating patella
  • Luxation of the foot
  • Luxation of the hip
  • Luxation of the shoulder
  • Malalignment of toes
  • Meniscal damage
  • Meniscal tear
  • Meralgia paraesthetica
  • Morton's neuroma
  • Muscle fiber tear
  • Muscle strain
  • Muscular atrophy
  • Muscular disorders
  • Muscular pain
  • Necrosis of the femoral head
  • Nerve cancer
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Osseous necrosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of the ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of the shoulder
  • Osteochondrosis
  • Osteomalacia
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellar tendinopathy
  • Pigeon toe
  • Polyarthrosis
  • Rib fracture
  • Ruptured Achilles' tendon
  • Ruptured cruciate ligaments
  • Scheuermann’s disease
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder impingement
  • Spasmodic torticollis
  • Spinal canal disorders
  • Spinal canal stenosis
  • Spinal conditions
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spinal cord tumor
  • Spinal disk herniation
  • Spinal fracture
  • Spinal tumor
  • Spondylodiskitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports injuries
  • Sudeck's disease
  • Sulcus ulnaris syndrome
  • Supinator syndrome
  • Syndactyly
  • Tailor's bunion
  • Talar fracture
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Tendon injury
  • Tennis elbow
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Tethered cord syndrome
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Torn ligament in the ankle
  • Torn ligament in the knee

Diagnostics

  • Arthroscopy of the hip
  • Digital volume tomography
  • Gait analysis

Therapies

  • ACP treatment
  • Ankle arthroplasty
  • Ankle stiffness
  • Arthrolysis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Back pain rehabilitation
  • Cartilage surgery
  • Cartilage transplantation
  • Cheek bone correction
  • Corrective osteotomy
  • Cruciate ligament surgery
  • Customized knee prosthesis
  • Elbow prosthesis
  • Foot surgery in children
  • Hip prosthesis
  • Hip replacement revision
  • Hip surgery
  • Hip TEP (Total hip endoprosthesis)
  • Intervertebral disk prosthesis
  • Intervertebral disk surgery
  • Knee ligament reconstruction
  • Knee prosthesis
  • Knee replacement revision
  • Knee specialist
  • Knee TEP
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Meniscus surgery
  • Minimal invasive (intervertebral) disk surgery
  • Minimal invasive hip surgery
  • Muscle transfer surgery
  • Nerve reconstruction
  • Neuromodulator
  • Neuronavigation
  • Neurosurgical pain treatment
  • Osteosynthesis
  • Percutaneous spinal surgery
  • Shockwave therapy
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Shoulder joint-maintaining surgery
  • Shoulder prosthesis
  • Shoulder prosthesis revision
  • Sled / sledge prosthesis
  • Spinal correction
  • Spinal stabilization
  • Spondylodesis
  • Sports medicine treatment
  • Sports surgery
  • Traumatology
  • Tumor orthopedics

About us

The Department of Orthopedic Surgery focuses on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system. The department offers specialty consultation hours for the hip/pelvis, spine, shoulder and elbow, knee as well as the ankle/foot.

Each of these teams conducts weekly consultation hours for outpatients. The surgical spectrum includes arthroscopy, prosthetic replacement, tumor surgery, osteosynthesis, computer-assisted surgery, soft tissue reconstruction, osteotomy and ligament reconstruction. As a result of continuous research, new treatment methods are being developed on an ongoing basis.

Special Offers / Arrangements / Rooms

  • Our private rooms are equipped with a television, individual telephone (with your personal patient telephone card), Internet access, bathroom and shower.
  • Multicultural meals
  • Daily visit by a mobile kiosk with magazines and small snacks
  • Books, radio plays, music and magazines can be checked out of the hospital's own library.
  • Insel Hospital's own internal Department IIC (Insel International Center) will assist you in preparing for your stay at our clinic (http://www.insel.ch/de/patienten-besucher/international/)

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae Prof. Dr. med. Klaus A. Siebenrock

Personal data

Date of Birth: August 31, 1959
Place of Birth: Schwäbisch Hall, Germany
Nationality: German
Marital status: Married, four children
Languages: German, English, French, Italian

Education

1978 College degree at Albeck Gymnasium Sulz/N, Germany
1979 - 86 Medical School at Eberhard-Karls-University of Tübingen, Germany and at Northwestern University of Chicago /Illinois
1986 Medical License (Germany)
1987 American License (ECFMG)
1988 Medical Degree received from the University of Tübingen
1997 Board examination as Orthopaedic Surgeon (Switzerland)
2002 Associate Professor Diploma at the University of Berne
2002 Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Certificate

Medical training

06.87-02.89 Department for Gastroenterology at the University Rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany

03.89-03.90 Department for Surgery and Traumatology, Unfallchirurgische Klinik Kösching near Munich, Germany

04.90-12.92 Department for Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Berne, Inselspital, Berne, Switzerland

01.93-06.93 Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Oncology, Department for Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

07.93-06.94 Fellowship in Pelvic and Acetabular Surgery, Hospital of the Good Samaritan and at University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

07.94-08.04 Staff surgeon, Clinic for Orthopaedic Surgery, (Chair Prof. R. Ganz), University of Berne, Inselspital, Berne, Switzerland 
with intermediate clinical rotations:

1995 Department for Hand Surgery (Chair Prof. U. Büchler), University of Berne, Inselspital, Berne, Switzerland

1999/2002 Emergency and Trauma Unit (Chair PD H. Zimmermann), University of Berne, Inselspital, Berne, Switzerland

09.04-01.05 Interim Chairman at Department for Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Berne, Inselspital Berne, Switzerland

since 02.05 Director and Chairman, Department for Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Berne, Inselspital Berne, Switzerland

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