Curriculum Vitae · Professor Harms A 01 Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Harms Medical Director Spine Surgery Information Portal · Prof. Dr. Jürgen Harms · www.harms-spinesurgery.com Orthopedics - Traumatology I Spinal Column Surgery SRH Klinikum Karlsbad-Langensteinbach 76307 Karlsbad 1944 Born in Darmstadt 1963 - 1968 Study of medicine University of Frankfurt, University of Saarbrücken Medical specialty: orthopedics 1974 Specialist in Orthopedics 1978 Professor of Orthopedics University of Saarland, Homburg/Saar Scientific investigation of new surgical techniques as well as new materials and instruments for spinal column and hip surgery since 1980 Medical Director, Orthopedics, Spinal Column Surgery Klinikum Karlsbad-Langensteinbach, Karlsbad (Academic Teaching Hospital, University of Heidelberg) Focal areas in spinal surgery (in alphabetical order): · Cervical spine surgery · Deformities · Degenerative diseases · Dorsal dynamic stabilization · Fractures · Intervertebral disc prostheses · Preservation of mobility · Scoliosis · Transoral surgery at the craniocervical transition · Tumors Memberships, cooperations, publications, etc.: · Scientific cooperations with spinal column specialists in Europe, America, Asia, Africa and Australia · Chairman and speaker at international congresses worldwide · Guest professor and guest surgeon in the US, Far East incl. Pacific region, Africa, Europe · Consultant on various research projects · Publications on new spinal column surgery techniques · Editor of orthopedic journals · Honorary member of the SRS (Scoliosis Research Society) Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Harms · Klinikum Karlsbad-Langensteinbach · Guttmannstraße 1 · 76307 Karlsbad 1 © www.harms-spinesurgery.com 2007. All rights reserved.