Dr. med. Heinz Laprell

Dr. med. Heinz Laprell

Dr. med. Heinz Laprell is an internationally recognised specialist in shoulder surgery.

Dr. med. Laprell has conducted over 30 live operations at national and international congresses and symposia. He is chief physician of Traumatology, Arthroscopy, Sports Traumatology at Lubinus Clinicum Kiel.


  • Shoulder disorders – rotator cuff, shoulder stiffness, instability
  • Cartilage Regeneration – osteochondral transplantation, autogenous chondrocyte transplantation, microfracture
  • Knee injuries, meniscus preservation
  • Childlike knee disorders of patella, trochlea, meniscus and ligaments

2015  Chief physician for arthroscopy and minimally invasive joint surgery, Asklepios Bad Toelz
2012-2015  Consultant Orthopedic Surgery, Asklepios Bad Toelz
1985- 1990   Orthopedic operating the German A-Squad sailing
2007   Founder, Training center on arthroscopic anatomical, Institute of Kiel University
2007  Executive Director of the Anatomical Institute
2006  Recognized as a specialist in Orthopaedics and trauma surgery
1995  Founder of the “Outpatient Rehabilitation Center Kiel”
Since 1984  Medical Director of Trauma Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery and arthroscopic surgery on Lubinus Clinics
1976 – 1984   Assistant Professor at the Hannover Medical School  (MHH)
1976  PhD from the Institute of Experimental Surgery, Germany
1975  MD Ludwig-Maximilian University in Munich


  • Doctors Association Kiel
  • Association Northwest German Surgeons
  • Gerhard Küntscher Circle
  • DGU German Society of Trauma Surgery
  • DGOOC German Society for Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery
  • AGA German-speaking Association of Arthroscopy
  • DVSE German Association for Shoulder u. Elbow Surgery
  • AAOS American Academy of Orthropedic Surgeons
  • SICOT Societé Internationale de Chirurgie et de Orthopédique traumatology