Specialist in knee surgery, sports traumatology in Cologne, Germany
As an experienced orthopaedic surgeon, Prof. Shafizadeh has made the knee joint the focus of his career – and is considered the perfect contact for injuries and diseases of the largest joint in the human body. With his expertise in sports traumatology, he specialises in giving his patients back the mobility they desire.
Special Clinical Focus
Anterior & posterior cruciate ligament replacement surgery
Knee luxations/multiligament injuries
Patellar surgery (trochleaplasty, MPFL replacement)
Corrective osteotomies for leg malpositions (X- & O-leg corrections)
Prof. Shafizadeh is recognised throughout Germany as an expert in all diseases and injuries related to the knee joint as well as sports injuries. He practices at the Sportklinik360° facilities in Cologne and Leverkusen. Prof. Dr. med. Sven Shafizadeh and his team stand for modern high-performance medicine and offer individual consultations and surgical treatments from the hands of specialists.
Highly specialised medicine where patients feel they are in the right hands at all times – this has been the philosophy of the now widely ramified Med 360° hospital network since day one. With its pioneering combination of outpatient and inpatient care, Med 360° repeatedly causes a stir among experts with its pilot projects as well as its medical innovations.
Today, Med 360° has established itself as the place to go for diagnostic and therapeutic services in the local region and far beyond – employing more than two thousand specialists in various fields. It has always been important for the association to engage specialists from a wide range of disciplines who have international experience – and who are absolute experts in their field.
Full focus: Specialisation
As head of the Sportklinik360°, Prof. Dr. med. Sven Shafizadeh specialises in the knee joint and in particular, the treatment of complex injuries and diseases in this area. With more than 20 years of professional experience as a consultant in surgery, orthopaedics and trauma surgery, he is considered a recognised specialist whose expertise in reconstructive joint surgery and sports injuries is in demand at various national and international congresses. In addition to his extensive experience as a surgeon, he has published a large number of papers in international journals and teaches at the University of Witten/Herdecke.
The level of specialisation at the Sportklinik360° means that all patients are treated by experts, whether they have problems with the shoulder/elbow or with the hip/knee/ankle joint.
Med360°: Sportklinik360°, Radiologie360°, Orthopädie360° – high level of expertise in diagnostics and therapy
At Sportklinik360°, patients receive state-of-the-art diagnostics that enable a precise analysis of their injuries or complaints. Close communication with the experts in radiology and orthopaedics enables short decision-making paths and the creation of personalised therapy plans.
The same applies to the Sportklinik360° surgical centres: state-of-the-art equipment and hygiene! Thus, only the most modern and minimally invasive surgical procedures are applied at the Med360° surgical centres in Cologne and Leverkusen, most of which can be performed on an outpatient basis to ensure the fastest possible and safest healing process.