Georg Michael Hess

Specijalist ortopedije

Georg Michael Hess, M.D.

Personal Data
Birth date: April 9, 1969
Birthplace: Neu-Ulm, Germany
Citizenship: German
Civil status: married with Dipl. Ing. Bettina Hess, civil engineer, 4 children
Medical Education and Certification
(Oct. 1988 – April 1994) University of Ulm
(May 1994 – May 1995) Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf („summa cum laude“)
(March 2001) Board certificate “Orthopedic Surgery”
(July 2003) Board certificate “Special Pain Therapy”

(1.7.1995 – 1.12.1996) Orthopädische Fachklinik Marienkrankenhaus Düsseldorf/Kaiserswerth
(Medical Director Dr. med. B. Maaz)
Junior Resident Orthopedic Surgery
( 1.1.1997 – 30.6.1998) Klinik Gut, Center for Bone and Joint Surgery, St. Moritz, Switzerland
(Medical Director Dr. med. J.P. Ackermann, Prof. Dr. med. R. Marti and Dr. med. A. Urfer)
Resident Traumatology (1 yr.) and Orthopedic Surgery (1/2 yr.)
( 1.7.1998 – 7.3.2001) Orthopädische Klinik München-Harlaching
(Medical Director PD Dr. med. H.M. Mayer)
Senior Resident Orthopedic Surgery (Spine)
(1.12.1999 – 30.4.2000) Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Hôpital Saint-François d`Assise,
Québec, Canada
(P. Montminy, MD, FRCS (C) and J.F. Roy, MD, FRCS (C)
Senior Resident Orthopedic Surgery
Professional Affiliations
President GIW e.V. (German Interventional Spine Society), Munich, Germany
Chairman European Chapter of the International Spine Intervention Society (ISIS)
Master Instructor (USA and Europe) International Spine Intervention Society (ISIS), San Raffael, CA, USA
Member DWG e.V. (German Spine Society)
Member Interventional Pain Medicine Research Group, British Pain Society (BPS), London, UK
Founding Member World Federation of Minimal Invasiv Spine Surgery and Techniques Societies
Reviewer “Pain Medicine”