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St. Vinzenz Hospital

Dr-Otto-Seidel-Str. 31-33
46535 Dinslaken

Dr. med. Wolfgang Zinser
+49 2064 4417171

Data on Clinical/Research Center

We are a Clinical Center: yes
We are a Research Center: yes
We are both: yes
In University Programme: no
Private Practice Programme: yes
Primary Language: German
Secondary Language: English

Please provide a general description of your program:

Nearly dayly cartilage repair procedures in or. Two days a week joint preservation consultation hours. Organizer of 3 workshops/congresses a year (each two days lasting) for hip, knee and ankle cartilage repair and joint preserving. Gold status in German Cartilage Registry (Knorpelregister DGOU).

Training/Techniques are available

Approximate Annual Case Volumes

Knee Procedures: 400
Hip Procedures: 180
Foot & Ankle Procedures: 35
Shoulder Procedures: 140
Advanced Cartilage Repair techniques: 350

Opportunities, Experiences and Location of the Teaching Center

Scientific Research Opportunities Available:

Involved in 3 multicenter trials about cartilage. Chairman of Qualitätskreis Knorpel-Repair und Gelenkerhalt e.V. (QKG e.V.) www.knorpelspezialisten.de

Describe your participation in past ICRS educational, hosting or society events

nearly yearly participation in several ICRS-Meetings

Can your center provide free or reduced-cost accommodation through your institute?


Who should be contacted:

Secretary Nicole Brosch

Nearest Airport to your institution is