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Dr. v. Maydell, previously Consultant Hand Surgeon at the Order of Malta Hand Centre in Bonn, and Mr. P. Altmann, who previously managed the practice for 19 years, are your experienced hand specialists.

Dr. Bernd von Maydell

Specialist for Surgery / Hand Surgery

Fellow of the European Board of Hand Surgery (FESSH)

Head of the dept. for Hand Surgery at PAN Klinik, Cologne

  • 1989 – 1996 medical school at Göttingen University, Vienna and London
  • 1996 – 2004 surgical training in Berlin (BwKrankenhaus), Koblenz (BwZK) and
  • 1998 – 2000 Medical officer in the German Army in Munster
  • 2004 Specialist for surgery
  • 2005 – 2017 Order of Malta Hand Centre, Bonn (Prof. P. Brüser, Dr. Martin Richter)
  • 2008 Specialist for Hand surgery
  • 2009 Consultant Hand Surgeon Order of Malta Hand Centre Bonn
  • 2009 Catholic Children’s Hospital Wilhelmstift Hamburg, 
 Department of Hand Surgery (6 months)
  • 2012 European Diploma for Hand Surgery (FESSH)
  • 2018 Foundation of the Hand Centre Cologne
  • 2018 Head of the dept. for Hand Surgery at PAN Klinik, Cologne
  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Wrist Surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Congenital malformations of the hands
  • WALANT-technique

Paul J. Altmann

Specialist for Surgery / Hand surgery
Traumatology, Foot surgery

  • 1969 – 1976 medical school University of Cologne
  • 1976 – 1986 scientific studies, medical and surgical training 
  • Medical officer at the German Air Force Medical Centre in Husum
  • 1986 Specialist for surgery
  • 1987 Specialist for traumatology
  • 1991 Specialist for emergency medicine
  • 1989 – 1999 Consultant for surgery/traumatology 
 at Protestant Hospital Cologne, Weyertal
    Development and management of the department for Hand Surgery
  • 1996 acknowledged specialist for hand surgery
  • 1999 Foundation of the Practice for Hand and Foot Surgery
  • 1999 – 2017 Head of the dept. for Hand and Foot Surgery at PAN Klinik, Cologne
  • 2004 Certification by the Society for Foot Surgery

    Consultant of the Berufsgenossenschaften (worker’s compensation)

Our Practice Team

Our friendly and efficient team comprises of Mrs Renate Klink (Office Manager), Ms Leonie Kauke (MAC), Ms Sarah Schog (MFA), Ms Bahar Koyuncu (MFA) and Ms Laura Flügel (trainee). They are happy to answer all of your questions before, during and after the treatment.

The Practice