Dept Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology
University Schleswig Holstein
Campus Kiel
Arnold Heller Strasse
D-24105 Kiel

Ludger Gerdesmeyer

• Dept Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology
University Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel
• Chairman Dept. Joint Replacement, Interventional pain therapy, Tumor Surgery, Rheumatology


Prof. Dr. med. Gerdesmeyer has been working in orthopedics and trauma surgery since 1991. During his time at the University Clinic of Lübeck and the Clinic for Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery at the Technical University of Munich, he specialized in the fields of endoprosthetics, spine surgery, pediatric and tumor orthopedics. He is significantly involved in the development of modern and minimally invasive surgical procedures. Through national and international collaborations, patients receive treatments and information that correspond to the current scientific status.

Since July 1st 2010 he has been the head physician of the section oncological and rheumatological orthopedics at the University Medical Center Schleswig Holstein Campus Kiel.

Prof. Dr. med. Gerdesmeyer has written over 100 publications in international journals and books, held over 200 lectures worldwide and published his own specialist books.