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Prof. Dr. med. Barbara Wollenberg
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Prof. Dr. med. Barbara Wollenberg

otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, plastic-reconstructive surgery, oncology and immunology
otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, plastic-reconstructive surgery, oncology and immunology
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99%36 years9.9/10$$$$6632Yes

Overview

Country, City
Germany, Munich
Health facility
University Hospital Rechts der Isar Munich
Medical unit
Department of otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, plastic-reconstructive surgery

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. med. Barbara Wollenberg is an experienced and highly accomplished doctor specializing in otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, plastic-reconstructive surgery, oncology, and immunology. With over 35 years of experience in the field, Dr. Wollenberg has established herself as a leading expert in her profession. She currently works at the Department of otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, and plastic-reconstructive surgery at University Hospital Rechts der Isar in Munich, Germany. Dr. Wollenberg's career is highlighted by numerous achievements, including her extensive publication record of 695 scientific publications. Her research focuses on a wide range of topics, such as liquid biopsy for predictive tumor markers, diagnostic challenges in otolaryngology, and the role of epithelial-mesenchymal transition in salivary gland tumors. Her contributions to the field have been recognized with prestigious awards, including the Anton von Troeltsch Prize and the Monika Kutzner Prize for cancer research. Dr. Wollenberg's expertise and dedication to her patients make her stand out as a top doctor in her field. Her comprehensive knowledge and specialization in multiple areas of otolaryngology and head and neck surgery enable her to provide excellent care and innovative treatments. With her extensive experience and passion for research, Dr. Wollenberg continues to contribute to advancements in oncology and immunology.

Skills & Expertise

nasal
upper airway
hearing aid
neck carcinoma
sleep apnea
nasal polyposis
salivary glands
neck tumors
surgery
tumor
carcinoma
tumors
radiotherapy
immunology allergology
hnscc
rhinosinusitis
sleep
gland
salivary
polyps
hearing
otorhinolaryngology
carcinomas
ear
otolaryngology
squamous cell
squamous cell carcinoma
chronic rhinosinusitis nasal
head neck surgery
otorhinolaryngology head neck
squamous cell carcinomas
rhinosinusitis nasal polyps
obstructive sleep apnea
rhinosinusitis nasal polyposis
head neck carcinoma
head neck tumors
upper airway stimulation
carcinoma head neck
head neck cancer
cell carcinoma
head neck
neck cancer
stem cell
middle ear
dendritic cells
chronic rhinosinusitis
neck surgery
hearing loss
nasal polyps
salivary gland

Gallery

Resume

CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • 1982–1988 Studied Medicine at Saarland University in Saarbrucken and at The Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
  • 1990 Promotion at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich: doctorate “Disseminated tumour cells in blood and bone marrow”
  • 1999 PostDoc qualification, habilitation “Gene therapy approaches via transfection of B7.1” (Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich)
  • 2001–2003 Heisenberg Fellowship from the German Research Foundation at the Helmholtz Centre in Munich, Germany
  • 2003 C4 Professor of Otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery at the Lubeck Campus of the University Medical Centre Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Experience
  • 1989–2001 Otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery Clinic at Grosshadern Hospital, The Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
  • 2002 Director and chair at the University of Lubeck
  • 2007 W3 professorship and chair of otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery at the University of Hamburg
  • 2019 Director of the department of otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, and plastic-reconstructive surgery at University Hospital rechts der Isar Munich
Awards & Memberships
  • 1999 Anton von Troeltsch Prize from the German Society of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery for “Immunological therapies for patients with cancers of the head and neck”
  • 2001 Monika Kutzner Prize for cancer research from the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities
  • 2003-2011 Vice Dean of the Medical Faculty of the University of Lubeck
  • 2004 Georg Heberer Award for cancer research from the Chiles Foundation for “Identification and functional analysis of tumour-infiltrating plasmacytoid dendritic cells in head and neck cancer”
  • 2006-2014 Member of the Board of Trustees and Scientific Committee of the Leibniz Research Institute Borstel
  • 2009-2014 Review board member of the German Research Foundation for the German Society for Ear, Nose and Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
  • 2013 Senator of the German Research Foundation as a representative of surgical medicine
  • 2013 Member of the German Research Foundation Senate Committee on “Clinical Research Issues”
  • 2014 Member of the Senate Committee "Perspectives of Research" of the German
  • 2016-2017 Deputy President of the German Society for Ear, Nose and Throat Medicine, Head and Neck Surgery 
  • 2017 Member of the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
  • 2017 President of the German Society for Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Medicine
  • 2019 Acta Prize of the Collegium Otorhinolaryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum

Languages

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English
German flag
German

Publications

ChatGPT's quiz skills in different otolaryngology subspecialties: an analysis of 2576 single-choice and multiple-choice board certification preparation questions.

September, 2023

A distinct stimulatory cDC1 subpopulation amplifies CD8+ T cell responses in tumors for protective anti-cancer immunity.

14 August, 2023

Sailing the Seven Seas: A Multinational Comparison of ChatGPT's Performance on Medical Licensing Examinations.

8 August, 2023

Location

Ismaninger Str., 22, 81675 Munich, Germany

FAQ

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Barbara Wollenberg?

The primary specialization of the doctor is otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, plastic-reconstructive surgery, oncology and immunology.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Barbara Wollenberg has been practicing for more than 36 years.

What is the rating of the doctor?

What topics does Prof. Dr. med. Barbara Wollenberg expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in nasal, upper airway, hearing aid, neck carcinoma, sleep apnea.

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Yes, Prof. Dr. med. Barbara Wollenberg performs virtual appointments and offers a second medical opinion service.

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