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Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel
Excellent
AiroScore
9.90

Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel

dermatology, allergology, and venerology
dermatology, allergology, and venerology
User ScoreExperienceRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
92%39 years9.9/10$$$$899No

Overview

Country, City
Germany, Hanover
Health facility
Hannover Medical School Hospital
Medical unit
Department of dermatology, allergology, and venerology

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel is a highly accomplished doctor specializing in dermatology, allergology, and venerology. With 38 years of experience in the field, he has established himself as a leading expert in immunodermatology and allergy research. Currently serving as the Director of the Department of dermatology, allergology, and venerology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital in Germany, Prof. Dr. Werfel has made significant contributions to the medical community. Throughout his career, Prof. Dr. Werfel has received numerous awards and honors for his outstanding research and clinical work. He has published 899 scientific publications, indicating his dedication to advancing knowledge and improving patient care. His expertise in diagnosing and treating allergic diseases, especially atopic dermatitis, is widely recognized. Prof. Dr. Werfel's extensive experience and specialization in dermatology, allergology, and venerology make him a highly sought-after doctor. He is known for his exceptional skills in managing complex dermatological conditions and providing personalized care to his patients. With a focus on immunomodulation in dermatology, Prof. Dr. Werfel's research has the potential to impact the field and improve patient outcomes significantly. In summary, Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel is a distinguished doctor with a remarkable dermatology, allergology, and venerology track record. His expertise, experience, and commitment to research and patient care make him an excellent choice for anyone seeking specialized dermatological treatment in the Hannover region of Germany.

Skills & Expertise

dermatitis
atopic dermatitis
allergy
histamine
skin
allergology
eczema
immunology
keratinocytes
food allergy
dermatology
psoriasis
immunotherapy
inflammation
children
atopic eczema
allergen
lymphocytes
contact dermatitis
anaphylaxis
contact allergy
asthma
dendritic cells
rhinitis
venerology
skin inflammation
hand eczema
inflammatory skin
allergy atopic dermatitis
natural killer cells
allergic contact dermatitis
staphylococcal exotoxins
pimecrolimus cream
allergic rhinitis
atopy
immune response
skin barrier
plaque psoriasis
lupus erythematosus
inhalant allergens
skin lesions
psoriasis vulgaris
immune system
prevention therapy
spontaneous urticaria
tumor cell
allergic reactions
neurodermatitis
skin microbiome
pyoderma

Resume

CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • 1978-1985 Studied human medicine at the Georg-August University of Goettingen, Westminster Medical School, and University College Hospital in London
  • Obtaining a license for medical practice
  • 1985-1987 Postgraduate trainee at the Department of clinical immunology and transfusion medicine at the Hannover Medical School
  • 1987 Defense of the dissertation
  • 1987-1989 Postgraduate trainee at the Institute of Immunology, Goettingen University
  • 1989-1994 Postgraduate Assistant of the Department of dermatology, allergology, and venerology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital
  • 1994 Obtaining specialization in dermatology and venereology
  • 1996 Habilitation and a teaching license in dermatology and venereology
  • 1995 Received additional qualifications in the field of allergology
Experience
  • 1996-2001 University Lecturer, Department of dermatology, allergology, and venerology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital
  • 2001-2008 C3 Full Professor, Department of dermatology, allergology, and venerology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital
  • 2008-2022 W3 Full Professor of dermatology, Head of the division of immunodermatology and allergy research, and Vice Director of the Department of dermatology, allergology, and venerology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital
  • 2022 W3 Full Professor of dermatology, Director of the Department of dermatology, allergology, and venerology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital
Awards & Memberships
  • 1978-1985 Recipient of a grant from the Evangelical Studies
  • 1987 Travel grant from the German Research Foundation
  • 1992 Travel grant from the German Research Foundation
  • 1996 Travel grant from the German Research Foundation
  • 1996 Herbert Herxheimer Memorial Prize of the German Society of Allergology and Clinical Immunology
  • 1998 Scientific-Hans-Storck Award at the Technical University of Zurich
  • 2000 Hans Maurer Prize for Dermatological Research
  • 2003 Fujisawa Research Award for “Immunomodulation in dermatology“
  • 2005 Herbert Herxheimer Memorial Prize
  • 2006 Award for European allergy research
  • 2006-2012 Speaker of the German Research Foundation Graduate School 1441
  • 2012-2017 Section Editor of the “J Invest Dermatology”
  • 2012-2020 Advisory Board Member and Review Board of the German Research Foundation
  • 2015-2018 Board Member of the European Society of Dermatological Research
  • 2015 Board Member of the German Society of Dermatology
  • 2016-2019 Executive Board Member and President of the German Society of Allergology and Clinical Immunology
  • Editor-in-Chief of “Allergology” from the German Society for Allergology and Clinical Immunology
  • Coordinator of the National Association of Scientific Medical Societies in Germany guideline on atopic dermatitis (neurodermatitis)
  • Board member in the excellence cluster RESIST (research on susceptibility to infections) of the Hannover Medical School Hospital
  • Included in the FOCUS doctor top lists in allergology, food intolerance, and neurodermatitis

Languages

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English
German flag
German

Publications

Dupilumab strengthens HSV-1 specific immune responses in atopic dermatitis

September, 2023

[Aktuelle Situation der allergologischen Versorgung an deutschen Kliniken].

September, 2023

S2k guideline diagnosis, prevention, and therapy of hand eczema.

September, 2023

Location

Carl-Neuberg-Straße, 1, 30625 Hanover, Germany

FAQ

Where does the doctor practice?

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel?

The primary specialization of the doctor is dermatology, allergology, and venerology.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel has been practicing for more than 39 years.

What is the rating of the doctor?

What topics does Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in dermatitis, atopic dermatitis, allergy, histamine, skin.

Is the specialist involved in the research?

Does the specialist offer online consultations?

No, Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel
Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Werfel

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