Dr. med. Alexander W. Mann

Dr. med. Alexander W. Mann

Department: Hormone & Metabolic Disorders

Dr. med. Alexander W. Man is a renowned and recognised specialist in internal medicine, endocrinology and diabetology.

Dr. med. Mann has worked for many years in endocrinology and the treatment of chronic diseases and he is considered a specialist in this field. In addition, he has been particularly trained in the field of osteology and is osteologist DVO.


  • President of the 43rd Annual Congress of the European Society for Clinical Investigation in Frankfurt (2009)
  • Vice President of the European Society for Clinical Investigation (2007-2008)
  • German representative in the European Society for Clinical Investigation (2006-2007)
  • Scientific Director of the 44th and 45th Federal Congress of the Association of Dieticians – German Bundesverband eV (VDD) (2002 & 2003)


Metabolic Syndrome, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), Osteoporosis


  • Erdélyi LS, Mann WA, Morris-Rosendahl DJ, Groß U, Nagel M, Várnai P, Balla A, Hunyady L. Mutation in the V2 vasopressin receptor gene, AVPR2, causes nephrogenic syndrome of inappropriate diuresis. Kidney Int. 2015 Nov;88(5):1070-8.
  • Jungheim K, Mann WA. [“Vuvuzela”-induced thyroid gland cyst]. MMW Fortschr Med. 2010 Jul 22;152(28-30):5.
  • Mann WA, Jungheim K. World Cup 2010 and acute pain in the neck. S Afr Med J. 2010 Oct 1;100(10):661.
  • Mann WA. [Impact of lifestyle changes on hypertension and diabetes]. MMW Fortschr Med. 2004 May 27;146(22):28-30.
  • Mann WA, Diederich S. [Secondary hypertension: current screening procedures]. MMW Fortschr Med. 2011 Dec 15;153(51-52):39-41.


Since 2010 Director of Internal Medicine – Cardiology / Cardiac Centre Wuppertal
2003 – 2010 Medical Director Endokrinologikum Frankfurt – Center for endocrine and metabolic diseases, rheumatology and osteology
2001 Habilitation for the subject Internal Medicine at the University of Saarland
1999 Habilitation in Internal Medicine at the University of Hamburg
1999 Additional designation Endocrinology, Venia legendi for Internal Medicine
1989 – 2000 Research Assistant at the Medical Nuclear and Polyclinic of the University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg
1987 – 1989 Postgraduate researcher at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, USA
1980 – 1986 PhD at the Max Planck Institute for Multiple Sclerosis (“summa cum laude”)
1980 – 1986 MD, University of Würzburg and London / Dundee.