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Prof. Dr. med. Christian Trautwein, Ph.D.
Excellent
AiroScore
9.80

Prof. Dr. med. Christian Trautwein, Ph.D.

internal medicine and gastroenterology
internal medicine and gastroenterology
User ScoreExperienceRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
95%33 years9.8/10$$$$909No

Overview

Country, City
Germany, Aachen
Health facility
University Hospital Aachen
Medical unit
Department of internal medicine (gastroenterology and metabolic diseases)

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. med. Christian Trautwein, Ph. D. , is a highly acclaimed gastroenterologist and internal medicine specialist with over 32 years of experience. He graduated from the University of Tuebingen and obtained a license for medical practice, specializing in internal medicine and gastroenterology. Dr. Trautwein has an impressive career, including postgraduate study at the University of California at San Diego and various leadership positions at renowned medical institutes in Hannover and Aachen, Germany. He has received numerous prestigious awards and prizes for his groundbreaking research in gastroenterology. Dr. Trautwein has published over 900 scientific papers on liver fibrosis, hepatitis, and liver diseases. His expertise and contributions to the medical field have earned him a place among the best gastroenterologists in Germany, according to the annual rating of Focus magazine. Currently, Dr. Trautwein serves as the Head of the Department of Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology and Metabolic Diseases) at the University Hospital Aachen. With his extensive knowledge and experience, he provides exceptional patient care and continues to advance the understanding and treatment of gastrointestinal disorders. Dr. Christian Trautwein is a leading expert in his field, making him an excellent choice for those seeking specialized gastroenterological care.

Skills & Expertise

liver
fibrosis
injury
liver fibrosis
liver injury
cirrhosis
hepatitis b virus
infection
carcinoma
steatohepatitis
inflammation
hepatitis c
hepatocellular carcinoma
sepsis
liver transplantation
cholangiocarcinoma
liver failure
bile
hepatocyte
chronic hepatitis
nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
gastroenterology
liver regeneration
hepatic stellate cells
cholangitis
sclerosing cholangitis
liver cirrhosis
myeloid
internal medicine
liver cancer
virus infection
inflammatory bowel
alpha1 antitrypsin deficiency
autoimmune hepatitis
hepatic malignancies
hepatic failure
liver inflammation
gut microbiota
intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
nonalcoholic fatty liver
antiviral therapy
bile acid
hepatic steatosis
liver metastases
hepatic fibrosis
pancreatic adenocarcinoma
acute pancreatitis
liver steatosis
fecal microbiota
gastric cancer

Resume

CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • Graduation from the faculty of medicine of the University of Tuebingen
  • Obtaining a license for medical practice
  • Obtaining specialization in internal medicine
  • 1991-1993 Postgraduate study at the Department of gastroenterology and hepatology and several scientific laboratories at the University of California at San Diego, receiving a grant from the German Research Society
  • 1993-2005 Senior Resident of the Department of gastroenterology and hepatology of the Center for internal medicine and dermatology of the Hannover Medical Institute
  • 1996 Defended Ph.D. thesis and received permission to teach: “Mechanisms of regulation of the expression of liver-specific genes”
  • Received additional specialization in gastroenterology
Experience
  • Scientific work at the University Hospital Mainz
  • 1993-2005 Deputy Chief Physician of the Department of gastroenterology and hepatology of the Center for internal medicine and dermatology of the Hannover Medical Institute
  • 2000 Visiting Professor at the Medical Institute in Hannover
  • 2003 Head of the Department of hepato-gastroenterology, Medical Institute in Hannover
  • 2005 Head of the Department of internal medicine (gastroenterology and metabolic diseases) at the University Hospital Aachen
Awards & Memberships
  • 1990 Grant from pharmaceutical company Boehringer-Ingelheim
  • 1995 Ludolf Brauer Prize of the Therapeutic Society of Northwest Germany
  • 1996 Adolf Kussmaul Prize of the Gastroenterological Society of Southwest Germany
  • 1996 Siegfried Tannhauser Prize of the German Society for Diseases of the Digestive and Metabolic Organs
  • 1999 Solko Shalma Prize in Rotterdam
  • 2007-2012 Member of the commission for the development of recommendations for the treatment of the German Society of Gastroenterology, Digestive and Metabolic Diseases
  • 2007-2013 Chairman of the resuscitation working group of the German Society for Gastroenterology, Digestive and Metabolic Diseases
  • 2008-2009 President of the Gastroenterological Society of North Rhine-Westphalia
  • 2009-2012 Elected Member of the advisory board of the German Society for Gastroenterology, Digestive Diseases, and Metabolism
  • 2011 Member of the resuscitation research task force of the German Therapeutic Society
  • 2011 Member of the board of the European Cancer Center at the University Hospital Aachen
  • 2012 Member of the development council of the Rhine-Westphalia University of Technology Aachen
  • 2013 Member of the board of the German Society for Gastroenterology, Digestive Diseases, and Metabolism
  • 2013 Member of the board of the Foundation for Support of Research in the Field of Clinical Infectology n.a. Rudolf Ackermann
  • Chairman of the board of the Interregional Society for Special Research in Internal Fibrosis
  • Member of the German Self-Help Society for Patients with Crohn's Disease/Ulcerative Colitis
  • Scientific consultant for pharmaceutical and biotechnology concerns such as Bayer AG, Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Bristol-Myers Squibb and AbbVie, AstraZeneca, Sharp, and Dohme
  • For several years in a row, according to the annual rating of Focus magazine, he has been included in the list of the best German gastroenterologists

Languages

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English
German flag
German

Publications

Impact of PNPLA3 I148M on alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency-dependent liver disease progression.

25 August, 2023

Expression of Cyclin E1 in hepatic stellate cells is critical for the induction and progression of liver fibrosis and hepatocellular carcinoma in mice.

24 August, 2023

Performance of non-invasive tests and histology for the prediction of clinical outcomes in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: an individual participant data meta-analysis.

August, 2023

Location

Pauwelsstraße, 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany

FAQ

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Christian Trautwein, Ph.D.?

The primary specialization of the doctor is internal medicine and gastroenterology.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Christian Trautwein, Ph.D. has been practicing for more than 33 years.

What is the rating of the doctor?

What topics does Prof. Dr. med. Christian Trautwein, Ph.D. expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in liver, fibrosis, injury, liver fibrosis, liver injury.

Is the specialist involved in the research?

Does the specialist offer online consultations?

No, Prof. Dr. med. Christian Trautwein, Ph.D. doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

Prof. Dr. med. Christian Trautwein, Ph.D.
Prof. Dr. med. Christian Trautwein, Ph.D.

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