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Dr. med. Kristin Kieselbach

Dr. med. Kristin Kieselbach

neurosurgery, intensive care medicine, and pain therapy
neurosurgery, intensive care medicine, and pain therapy
User ScoreExperienceRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
96%30 years9.8/10$$$$24No


Country, City
Germany, Freiburg
Health facility
University Hospital Freiburg

About the doctor

Dr. med. Kristin Kieselbach is a highly experienced neurosurgeon specializing in intensive care medicine and pain therapy. With over 30 years of experience, she has dedicated her career to providing exceptional patient care. Dr. Kieselbach obtained her medical degree from the University of Heidelberg and completed various internships and specializations in prestigious institutions such as the Texas Heart Institute in Houston. One of the most exciting aspects of Dr. Kieselbach's career is her extensive research and publication record. She has authored 24 scientific publications, focusing on topics such as differential diagnostic evaluation and treatment for chronic primary pelvic pain syndrome, deep brain stimulation in neuropathic pain, and the impact of psychological factors on outcomes for spinal cord stimulation. Her research shows her dedication to advancing the field of pain management and improving patient outcomes. Dr. Kieselbach currently serves as the Medical Director of the Department of pain management at the University Hospital Freiburg in Germany. This prestigious position allows her to provide comprehensive and specialized care to patients suffering from chronic pain. Her expertise in neurosurgery and pain therapy enables her to develop unique treatment approaches tailored to each patient's needs. Dr. Kristin Kieselbach is a highly skilled and compassionate physician who excels in her field. Her impressive career achievements, extensive research, and commitment to improving pain management make her an exceptional doctor. Patients under her care can trust that they receive the highest quality of treatment and compassionate care.

Skills & Expertise

25 expert tags for Dr. med. Kristin Kieselbach. Our tools analyze the strengths of the doctor using artificial intelligence. Check the data selected according to the AI policy below.
pain management
intensive care
spinal cord
chronic pain
pelvic pain
tumor pain
pain syndrome
neuropathic pain
nerve stimulation
tumour surgery
neurosurgical oncology
oncology pain
raynauds syndrome
bilateral pain

Resume (CV)


  • 1985-1993 Studied human medicine at the University of Heidelberg
  • 1992-1993 Stays abroad at the Texas Heart Institute in Houston
  • 1994 Intern at the Institute for Pathology, Clinic Regensburg
  • 1994-1995 Intern at the Department of neurosurgery of the University of Heidelberg
  • 1995 Obtaining a license for medical practice
  • 2003 Defense of the dissertation: "Characterization of the TP53 signaling pathway in clinically - molecular-biologically defined glioblastoma - subtypes"
  • 2003 Obtaining specialization in neurosurgery
  • Habilitation and a teaching license
  • 2005 Received additional qualifications in the field of special pain therapy
  • 2006 Recognition of the additional qualification in special neurosurgical intensive care medicine


  • 1995-2003 Research Associate at the Neurosurgical University Hospital of Heidelberg
  • 2004-2006 Specialist at the Department of neurosurgery of the Municipal Clinic in Karlsruhe
  • 2006 Senior Physician in the neurosurgical intensive care unit, neurosurgical care in the areas of oncology and pain therapy
  • 2006-2008 Senior Physician at the Department of neurosurgery of the Nuremberg Clinic (Establishment of the neurosurgical pain outpatient clinic, Project Management in neurosurgical oncology, interdisciplinary care of the intensive care unit, and the intermediate care station)
  • 2008-2012 Managing Senior Physician of the Department of pain management at the University Hospital Freiburg
  • 2012 Medical Director of the Department of pain management at the University Hospital Freiburg


24 scientific publications from Dr. med. Kristin Kieselbach. Check the most relevant ones according to the editorial policy below.

Chronic Primary Pelvic Pain Syndrome in Men—Differential Diagnostic Evaluation and Treatment.

24 July, 2023

[Chronic pain as an existential challenge].

April, 2023

Minimally invasive surgery for spinal cerebrospinal fluid leaks in spontaneous intracranial hypotension.

9 September, 2022



Hugstetter Str., 55, 79106
Freiburg, Germany
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Freiburg, located on the southern edge of the German Black Forest, is a university town famous for its medieval center. Its cobble


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What is the specialization of Dr. med. Kristin Kieselbach?

The primary specialization of the doctor is neurosurgery, intensive care medicine, and pain therapy.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Dr. med. Kristin Kieselbach has been practicing for more than 30 years.

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What topics does Dr. med. Kristin Kieselbach expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in stimulation, neurosurgery, pain management, intensive care, spinal cord.

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No, Dr. med. Kristin Kieselbach doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

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