Faculty

Richard G. FESSLER, MD, PhD
Department of Neurological Surgery
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL, USA


PRESIDENT ELECT



Joachim OERTEL, MD, PhD
Department of Neurosurgery
Saarland University Medical Center
Homburg-Saar, Germany


VICE PRESIDENT and HOST



Hansjörg LEU, MD, PhD
Spines Medicine and Pain Therapy Centre
Clinic Hirslanden
Zürich, Switzerland


SECRETARY & TREASURER EUROPEAN BRANCH



Christof BIRKENMAIER, MD, PhD
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
University Hospital of Munich
München, Germany


NATIONAL REPRESENTATIVE GERMANY



Mehmet ZILELI, MD, PhD
Department of Neurosurgery
Ege University Faculty of Medicine
Izmir, Turkey


NATIONAL REPRESENTATIVE TURKEY and

CO-CHAIRMAN WFNS SPINE COMMITTEE

 



Mohamed ALTAHER, MD
Department for Orthopedics and Traumatology
Sana Hospital Hameln
Hameln-Pyrmont, Germany

 


 

Mogens BACH PEDERSEN, MD
Privat Hospital Moelholm
Vejle, Denmark

 


Karim BEN GHEZALA, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Hopsital General Universitario de Alicante
Alicante, Spain


Benedikt BURKHARDT, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Saarland University Medical Center
Homburg, Germany


Erwin CORNIPS, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Maastricht University
Maastricht, Netherlands


Akos CSOKONAY, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Saarland University Medical Center
Homburg, Germany
 

 

Bambang DARWONO, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Jakarta, Indonesia
 


Thirumala Rao V. DAYA , MD
International Spine Surgeon,
Chalam Clinics Visakhapatnam
Visakhapatnam, India


Jean DESTANDAU, MD
Endospine Surgery Center
Bordeaux, France


Akira DEZAWA, MD
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Teikyo University Mizonokuchi Hospital
Mizonokuchi, Takatsu-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan


Stephan DÜTZMANN, MD
Department of Spinal Surgery
Hochtaunus Clinic
Bad Homburg, Germany


Andrew ERBSZT, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
Doctorfit Spinal Clinic
Budapest, Hungary


Guoxin FAN, MD
Department of Othopedics
Shanghai Tenth People's Hospital
Shanghai, China


Sebastian FÜRDERER, MD
Orthopedic and Spine Surgery
Maria Hilf Hospital
Daun, Germany


Sebastian GITTER, MD
Spine and Pain Center
Nova Clinic Biberach
Biberach, Germany


Giancarlo GUIZZARDI, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Centro Chirurgico Toscano
Arezzo, Italy


Artem GUSHCHA, MD
Research Center of Neurology
Moscow, Russia


Arman HAKOBYAN, MD
Neurosurgery and Spine Surgery
Nairi Medical Center
Yerevan, Armenia


Fujio ITO, MD
Aichi Spine Institute
Fujita Health University
Fuso-cho Niwa-gun, Aichi, Japan


Frederic JACQUOT, MD
Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology
St. Anthony Hospital
Paris, France


Cumhur KILINÇER, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Trakya University Medical Faculty
Edirne, Turkey


Hyuck-Goo KIM, MD
Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
School of Medicine, Youngnam University
Daegu, South Korea


Kyung-Hoon KIM, MD
Departement of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
School of Medicine, Pusan National University
Pusan, South Korea


Thierry LAURENT, MD
Department of Radiology
Spital Zollikerberg
Zurich, Switzerland


Rupert LEBMEIER, MD
Integrative Medicine Zweibrücken
Zweibrücken, Germany

 

Hyungchang, LEE, MD

Busan Veterans Hospital

Pusan, South Korea


Jae-Heon LEE, MD
Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
School of Medicine, Pusan National University
Pusan, South Korea


Su-Jung LEE, MD
Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
School of Medicine, Pusan National University
Pusan, South Korea




Xiaofeng LIAN, MD
Department of Orthopedics
Shanghai Sixth People's Hospital
Shanghai, China


Stefan LINSLER, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Saarland University Medical Center
Homburg, Germany


Thomas LÜBBERS, MD
Spine Surgery
Klinikum Leer/Ostfriesland
Leer, Germany


Vasilis LYKOMITROS, MD
Department of Orthopedics
Faculty of Medicine, University of Thessaloniki
Thessaloniki, Greece


Pier Paolo Maria MENCHETTI, MD
Spine Center
Rome American Hospital
Rome, Italy


Ali H. MESIWALA, MD
Southern California Center for Neuroscience and Spine
Pomona, CA, USA


Bernhard MEYER, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Technical University of Munich
Munich, Germany


Carsten MOSER, MD
Spine Centre
Grönemeyer Institute of Micro Therpay
Bochum, Germany


Simon MÜLLER, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Saarland University Medical Center
Homburg, Germany


Sait NADERI, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
University of Health Sciences Istanbul
Istanbul, Turkey


Alfred T. OGDEN, MD
The Neurological Institute
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY, USA


Yu PEDACHENKO, MD
Institute of Neurosurgery
Kiev, Ukraine


Christina PEREIRA, MD
Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Mental Health
University of Porto
Porto, Portugal


Paulo PEREIRA, MD
Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Mental Health
University of Porto
Porto, Portugal

 
Robert PFLUGMACHER, MD
Clinic for Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery
University Hospital Bonn
Bonn, Germany


Tobias PITZEN, MD
Spine Center
SRH Clinic Karlsbad-Langensteinbach
Karlsbad, Germany


Ioannis POLYTHODORAKIS, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Henry Dunant Medical Center
Athens, Greece


Volodymyr RADCHENKO, MD
Sytenko Insitute of Spine and Joint Pathology
National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine
Kharkiv, Ukraine


Ulrich RANDOLL, MD
Private Clinic Dr. Randoll
Matrix Center Munich
Munich, Germany


Stephan REINDL, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
BG Hospital Murnau
Murnau, Germany


Birgit REISCHMANN, MD
Department of Hand, Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery
Saarland University Medical Center
Homburg, Germany


Shrinivas ROHIDAS, MD
Centre for Minimally Invasive Spine & Neurosurgery
Kolhapur, India


Robert SAFTIC, MD
Minimally-Invasive Spine and Joint Surgery
Axis Hospital Croatia
Zagreb, Croatia


Abdelfattah SAOUD, MD
Orthopedic and Spine Surgery
Ain Shams University
Cairo, Egypt


Michael D. SCHUBERT, MD
Apex Spine Center
Munich, Germany


Salim SENTÜRK, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Koc University Hospital
Istanbul, Turkey


Salman Y. SHARIF, MD
Department of Spinal & Neurosurgery
Liaquat National Hospital
Karachi, Pakistan


Shakhaydar SHATURSUNOV, MD     
Department of Spine Surgery
Scientific Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics
Tashkent, Uzbekistan


Leonello TACCONI, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Azienda Universitaria Integrata
Trieste, Italy


Christoph TSCHAN, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Ludmillenstift Hospital Meppen
Meppen, Germany


Jochen TÜTTENBERG, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
SHG Clinic Idar-Oberstein
Idar-Oberstein, Germany

 

 

Ralf WEIGEL, MD

Sankt Katharinen Krankenhaus

Frankfurt Germany


Cornelius WIMMER, MD
Department of Spinal Surgery
Schön Klinik Vogtareuth
Vogtareuth, Germany


Onur YAMAN, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Koc University Hospital
Istanbul, Turkey


Yue ZHOU, MD
Department of Orthopedics
The Third Military Medical University
Chongqing, China