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Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte
Excellent
AiroScore
9.90

Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte

internal medicine and rheumatology
internal medicine and rheumatology
User ScoreExperienceRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
92%33 years9.9/10$$$$1254No

Overview

Country, City
Germany, Hanover
Health facility
Hannover Medical School Hospital

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte is an experienced doctor specializing in internal medicine and rheumatology. With 33 years of experience, he has made significant contributions to the field. He completed his medical studies at the Medical School in Goettingen and Hannover, obtaining a license for medical practice. He also defended his dissertation in 1987. Throughout his career, he has held various positions at the Hannover Medical School Hospital, including Assistant Physician and Senior Physician in the Department of rheumatology and immunology. In 2008, he became a Full Professor in the same department. What sets Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte apart is his extensive research and contributions to the field. He has published 1254 scientific publications, focusing on systemic lupus erythematosus, Sjogren's syndrome, and autoimmune diseases. His discoveries, such as antibodies against alpha-fodrin as diagnostic markers for Sjogren's syndrome, have been recognized by prestigious awards like the Sicca and Julius Springer awards. Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte's expertise and dedication to his field make him a highly respected doctor. His contributions to research and his ability to treat patients with complex rheumatic conditions make him a valuable asset to the Department of rheumatology and immunology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital in Germany.

Skills & Expertise

50 expert tags for Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte. Our tools analyze the strengths of the doctor using artificial intelligence. Check the data selected according to the AI policy below.
bone
lupus
systemic lupus erythematosus
sclerosis
systemic sclerosis
sjgrens syndrome
antibodies
arthritis
spondyloarthritis
rheumatoid arthritis
rheumatology
axial spondyloarthritis
infection
arteritis
immunodeficiency
lymphocytes
giant cell arteritis
nephritis
autoantibody
vasculitis
takayasu arteritis
large vessel vasculitis
iga antibodies
anticd74 autoantibodies
sicca syndrome
lupus nephritis
joint
oral mucositis
subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
rheumatoid factors
internal medicine
digital flexor tendonitis
acparfpositive rheumatoid arthritis
tendonitis
mucositis
psoriatic arthritis
dermatitis
osteoarthropathy
psoriasis
antibodyinduced nephritis
igg4related sialadenitis
tuberculous coxitis
trochanteric bursitis
enteropathic arthritis
igg4related periaortitis
spondylitis
polyarteritis
polyarteritis nodosa
inflammatory arthritis
ankylosing spondylitis

Resume (CV)

Education

  • 1984-1990 Studied human medicine at the Medical School in Goettingen and Hannover
  • Obtaining a license for medical practice
  • 1987 Defense of the dissertation
  • 1994-1997 Research Associate in medicine at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Department of rheumatology and immunology of the Hannover Medical School Hospital
  • 2000 Obtaining specialization in internal medicine
  • 2003 Habilitation and a teaching license
  • 2007 Received additional qualifications in the field of rheumatology

Experience

  • 1990-1994 Assistant Physician, Department of rheumatology and immunology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital
  • 1997-2000 Assistant Physician, Department of rheumatology and immunology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital
  • 2000 Senior Physician of the Department of rheumatology and immunology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital
  • 2008 W3 Full Professor of the Department of rheumatology and immunology at the Hannover Medical School Hospital

Awards & Memberships

  • 2003-2009 Speaker of the working group on clinical immunology at the German Society for Immunology
  • 2003-2009 Speaker of the working group on immune vasculitides at the German Society for Rheumatology
  • 2004 Sicca Award for the discovery of antibodies against alpha-fodrin as diagnostic markers of Sjogren's syndrome
  • 2012 Teaching Award of the students of the Hannover Medical School for outstanding teaching
  • 2012 Member of the commission “Laboratory diagnostics” at the German Society for Rheumatology
  • 2015 Member of the commission “Student education” at the German Society for Rheumatology
  • 2016 Julius Springer Award for the best rheumatological educational

Publications

1,254 scientific publications from Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte. Check the most relevant ones according to the editorial policy below.

Reconnecting to Internal Sensations and Experiences (RISE): An online, multi-session intervention improves interoceptive sensibility for military personnel.

1 September, 2023

MPO-ANCA-positive granulomatosis with polyangiitis and concurrent IgG4-related disease with periaortitis and tubulointerstitial nephritis: A case report of a new overlap syndrome?

September, 2023

[Methotrexate treatment before use of biologics in rheumatoid arthritis : Analysis of guideline compliance].

September, 2023

Location

Address

Carl-Neuberg-Straße, 1, 30625
Hanover, Germany
About this place
The port city of Hanover is one of the largest settlements in Germany. It is located in the federal state of Lower Saxony on the b

FAQ

Where does the doctor practice?

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte?

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

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte has been practicing for more than 33 years.

What is the rating of the doctor?

What topics does Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in bone, lupus, systemic lupus erythematosus, sclerosis, systemic sclerosis.

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Does the specialist offer online consultations?

No, Prof. Dr. med. Torsten Witte doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

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