AT A GLANCE

EXECUTIVE BOARD - HISTORY - GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Peter Preissler (Germany)

1945 - Born 11th June 1945 in Duisburg, Germany
1965-1970 - Medical studies in Tübingen (D), Tours (F) and Heidelberg (D)
1971 - Medical Doctor of the University of Heidelberg (D) 
1972-1982 - General surgery training:
Kreiskrankenhaus Sinsheim, Surgical University Hospital Heidelberg and Bethesda Krankenhaus Duisburg
1979-1982 - Plastic surgery and hand surgery training:
Berufsgenossenschaftliche Unfallklinik Duisburg 
1978 - Board certified surgeon
1982 - Board certified plastic surgeon
1982-2010 - Head of Plastic Surgery Department St. Barbara Hospital Duisburg

Special interest: endoscopic and arthroscopic surgery in the hand
1989-1999 - Organization of numerous workshops for wrist arthroscopy in Bochum together with Georg Feldkamp
1993 - First presentation of a novel technique for endoscopic carpal tunnel release from outside to inside
Numerous lectures on endoscopic and arthroscopic surgery of the hand at German national meetings and numerous publications on the same topics (all in German)
1996 - Publication a of “Atlas der Handarthroskopie” together with the orthopaedic surgeon Georg Feldkamp and the anatomist Jürgen Koebke

Memberships
German Society for Hand Surgery / Deutsche Gesellschaft für Handchirurgie
German Society for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery / Deutsche Gesellschaft für Plastische, Rekonstruktive und Ästhetische Chirurgie
German Speaking work group for hand surgery / Deutschsprachige Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Handchirurgie
Union of Surgeons from the Lower Rhine and Westphalia / Vereinigung Niederrheinisch-Westfälischer Chirurgen
Germam Surgeons Association / Berufsverband der Deutschen Chirurgen
Honorary member of EWAS

  • Author : EWAS IT Jean Francois
  • Date : Jeudi 13 Novembre 2014