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Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Thasler
Excellent
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9.30

Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Thasler

general, abdominal, thoracic, and minimally invasive surgery, coloproctology, surgical oncology
general, abdominal, thoracic, and minimally invasive surgery, coloproctology, surgical oncology
User ScoreExperienceRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
88%27 years9.3/10$$154No

Overview

Country, City
Germany, Munich
Health facility
Red Cross Hospital Munich

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Thasler is a highly experienced doctor with 27 years of experience in general, abdominal, thoracic, and minimally invasive surgery. He specializes in coloproctology and surgical oncology. Dr. Thasler works at the Red Cross Hospital in Munich, Germany, specifically in the Department of General, Abdominal, Thoracic, and Minimally Invasive Surgery. Dr. Thasler's career is filled with notable accomplishments and contributions to the field of surgery. He has published 154 scientific papers, indicating his commitment to research and staying at the forefront of medical advancements. His research focuses on liver regeneration, cell transplantation, and personalized medicine. Moreover, Dr. Thasler has received various awards and recognitions for his work, including being a fellow of the European Board of Surgeons and the American College of Surgery. He is a member of prestigious medical societies such as the German Society for Surgery, the European Hernia Society, and the European Association for the Study of the Liver. His extensive experience, specialization in multiple surgical areas, and dedication to research make Dr. Thasler an accomplished and highly respected surgeon. Patients can trust his expertise and innovative approach to providing exceptional care and treatment options.

Skills & Expertise

50 expert tags for Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Thasler. Our tools analyze the strengths of the doctor using artificial intelligence. Check the data selected according to the AI policy below.
liver
hepatocytes
surgery
cancer
carcinoma
hepatocellular carcinoma
resection
regeneration
liver regeneration
transplantation
colorectal
rectal
liver resection
inflammation
thoracic
tumor
rectal cancer
abdominal
hepatic stellate cells
hernia
colorectal cancer
steatosis inflammation
hepatic steatosis
oncology
metastases
hepatic steatosis inflammation
hepatitis b virus
coloproctology
minimally invasive surgery
surgical oncology
carcinoma cells
fibroblast growth
rectosigmoid cancer
melanoma cells
hepatic fibrosis
hepatic resection
liver cancer
pancreatitis
tissue engineering
pancreatoduodenectomy
thoracic surgery
chronic liver failure
livers cell transplantation
hepatobiliary transplantation
gastrointestinal tumors
colorectal surgery
visceral surgery
colon cancer
pancreatic cancer
general surgery

Resume (CV)

Education

  • 1989-1996 Studied medicine at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich, Germany
  • 1992-1996 Scientific-animal experiment doctoral thesis, clinical research, clinic and polyclinic for surgery, Clinic Groshadern, Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Germany
  • 1993 Research stay at the Shriners Burns Research Center, Cambridge
  • 1993 Stayed abroad, traineeship, Department of Surgery, Trauma and Burn Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
  • 1995-1996 Stayed abroad, 3rd term of the practical year, Department of Surgery, General Surgery and Transplantation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • 1998 License to practice medicine
  • 1999 Doctorate (with distinction)
  • 2002 Specialist in general surgery
  • 2003 Specialist training in rescue medicine
  • 2003 Training course for tutors, Munich-Harvard-Alliance
  • 2006 Habilitation in the field of surgery
  • 2006 Stayed abroad, the travel grant from the Association of Bavarian Surgeons on the subject of cell transplantation, Boston, Pittsburgh, Omaha, Minneapolis, Rochester, USA
  • 2006 Moderator training by TUV SUD
  • 2007 Authorization to teach as a private lecturer
  • 2008 Specialist in visceral surgery
  • 2009 Specialist in Medical quality management
  • 2009-2010 Curriculum quality management for doctors of the BLAK
  • 2009-2011 Certificate "Personal, Leadership and Teaching Competence" from the LMU Center for Leadership and People Management
  • 2012 Special visceral surgery
  • 2013 Appointment as extraordinary professor
  • 2013 Specialist in coloproctology, the European Board of Surgery Qualification
  • 2013 Fellow of the European Board of Surgeons, the Federation of the European Biochemical Societies
  • 2014 "Senior Intestinal Center Surgeon", German Cancer Society
  • 2015 Specialist in Surgical Oncology, the European Board of Surgery Qualification

Experience

  • 1996-2002 Assistant doctor at the Clinic and Polyclinic for Surgery, Clinic of the University of Regensburg, Germany
  • 1997-2002 Establishment and management of an interdisciplinary research group, "Center for Liver Cell Research," at the University of Regensburg Clinic
  • 2003-2006 Senior physician in Visceral Surgery with a focus on Hepatobiliary and Transplantation Surgery
  • 2003-2015 Establishment and management of a scientific working group, "Liver regeneration," in the Clinical Research Surgery at the Clinic Groshadern
  • 2007-2011 Transfusion officer at the Surgical Clinic and Polyclinic of the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich, Germany
  • 2007-2015 Management of the Biobank i. A. HTCR at the Munich University Hospital
  • 2009 Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital, Thimphu, Bhutan, time off for a development aid project as Senior Surgeon to establish surgical training
  • 2008-2013 Development of a QM system as senior quality management officer
  • 2010-2013 Representative of the "Munich Biobank Alliance" in the technology and method platform for networked medical research, Technology and method platform for networked medical research
  • 2010-2015 Project manager in structural project 2 Biobank Alliance of the BMBF leading cluster m4 “Personalized medicine and targeted therapies”
  • 2012 Successful initial certification of the entire surgical clinic by TUV
  • 2012-2013 Congress Secretary of the 130th Congress of the German Society for Surgery
  • 2010 Head of General, MIS, Obesity and Reflux Surgery
  • 2010 Member of the management committee of the clinic
  • 2012 Head of Colorectal Surgery and Head of the Colon Cancer Center of the clinic
  • 2003-2015 Clinic for General, Visceral, Transplantation, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery at the Munich University Hospital, Germany
  • 2015 Head of the Department for General, Visceral, Thoracic, and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Red Cross Hospital Munich, Germany
  • Head of the Intestinal and Pancreas Center
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Awards & Memberships

  • Member of the German Society for Surgery
  • Member of the Surgical Research Section of the German Society for Surgery
  • Member of the Association of Bavarian Surgeons
  • Member of the German Society for General and Visceral Surgery
  • Member of the German Society for Coloproctology
  • Member of the European Hernia Society
  • Fellow of the European Board of Surgeons
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgery
  • Member of the European Association for the Study of the Liver
  • Ordinary member of the Munich Competence Center Ethics
  • Member of the Project group Gastrointestinal Tumors of the Munich Tumor Center
  • Member of the steering committee "Innovation transfer in the medical field - from clinics to companies" InTraMed-C2C
  • 1996 European Association for the Study of the Liver: Young Investigators Travel Award
  • 1998 Munich business plan competition MBPW: nomination of the best business plans
  • 1999 Annual conference of the German Society for Laser Medicine: Prize for the best presentation of an experimental poster
  • 2002 5th Annual Meeting of the Society for Cell and Tissue Engineering: Poster Prize
  • 2003 120th Surgery Congress of the German Society for Surgery: Muller-Osten-Prize
  • 2005 Bavarian Surgery Congress: Gerd Hegemann travel grant; Euroconference on BIOBANKING: European Commission Marie Curie Actions Scholarship
  • 2006, 2007 Scholarship "Advanced Training in Organ Transplantation" of the European Society for Organ Transplantation
  • 2013 Nomination of the Biobank as "Research Biobank of the year" by the European, Middle Eastern, and African Society of Biopreservation and Biobanking, Prize for Best Poster in Resource Development, Annual Meeting, Verona
  • 2014 Nomination of the Biobank as "Research Biobank of the year" by the European, Middle Eastern, and African Society of Biopreservation and Biobanking, Prize for the Best Poster in Biospecimen Research, Annual Meeting, Leipzig

Publications

154 scientific publications from Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Thasler. Check the most relevant ones according to the editorial policy below.

Cold Preservation of Human Hepatocytes with High Viability.

August, 2023

Bone Morphogenetic Protein 13 Has Protumorigenic Effects on Hepatocellular Carcinoma Cells In Vitro.

4 July, 2023

Hop-derived Humulinones Reveal Protective Effects in in vitro Models of Hepatic Steatosis, Inflammation and Fibrosis.

21 June, 2023

Location

Address

Nymphenburger Str., 163, 80634
Munich, Germany
About this place
Munich is a beautiful city in Bavaria, the southern part of Germany. It is the third-biggest city in Germany after Berlin and Hamb

FAQ

Where does the doctor practice?

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Thasler?

The primary specialization of the doctor is general, abdominal, thoracic, and minimally invasive surgery, coloproctology, surgical oncology.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Thasler has been practicing for more than 27 years.

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What topics does Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Thasler expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in liver, hepatocytes, surgery, cancer, carcinoma.

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Does the specialist offer online consultations?

No, Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Thasler doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

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