Prof. Dr. med. Lothar Weißbach

Urology
Prof. Dr. med. Lothar Weißbach

Prof. Dr. med. Lothar Weißbach was appointed president of the Berlin Urological Society (BUG) in 1993. Additionally, he has held the Office of the Board and President of the German Cancer Society (DKG). Prof. Dr. med. Weißbach has been honored with numerous awards and prizes.

 

PUBLICATIONS (Selection)

  • Weissbach L, Stuerzebecher S, Mumperow E, Klotz T, Schnell D. HAROW: the first comprehensive prospective observational study comparing treatment options in localized prostate cancer. World J Urol. 2015 Sep 15.
  • Becker A, Seiler D, Kwiatkowski M, Kluth LA, Schnell D, Graefen M, Schlomm T, Fisch M, Recker F, Weissbach L, Chun FK. A comparative assessment of active surveillance for localized prostate cancer in the community versus tertiary care referral center. World J Urol. 2014 Aug;32(4):891-7.
  • Schnell D, Schön H, Weissbach L. [Therapy of local prostate carcinoma. Questions answered by outcome research]. Urologe A. 2009 Sep;48(9):1050-5.
  • Schnell D, Fiebrandt H, Weissbach L. [Diagnosis prostate cancer: who makes the treatment decision and which treatment is selected? Opinion survey in a prostate cancer patient support group]. Urologe A. 2012 Feb;51(2):238-41.

SPECIALITY
Prof. Dr. med. Weißbach has specialised in particular in the prostate and testicular tumors, and furthermore has outstanding expertise in malignant diseases of the kidney and the bladder.

 

PROFESSIONAL AND ACADEMIC CAREER

Since 2009 Medical Director, Centre for Men’s Health at the Berlin MEOCLINIC
2007 – 2009 Medical Director, Centre for Men’s Health at the EuromedClinic Fürth
Since 2006 Scientific Director of the Men’s Health Foundation
2004 – 2007 Deputy Medical Director of EuromedClinic Fürth.
2003 – 2009 Department of urology at the EuromedClinic Fürth
1998 – 2000 President of the German Cancer Society
1984 – 2003 Medical Director of the Urological Clinic Hospital Am Urban, Berlin
1971 – 1984 Assistant medical director and Professor of Urology, University Hospital Bonn.
1969 Consultant Urologist
1959 – 1965 MD University of Münster