Helios Endo-Klinik

Holstenstraße 2
Hamburg, 22767

+49 40 3197 1233

Medical Director/Chief Medical Officer
Thorsten Gehrke, MD


Chief Executive Officer
Philip Wettengel, MBA

Hospital’s Mission
1.To provide high quality medical treatment in Orthopaedics with special focus on reconstructive procedures.
2.To provide qualified medical education and training for medical staff.
3.To provide new standards of care and technology under ethical codes.


Year Founded


Hospital Type
Private with affiliations to public institutions


University Affiliations
University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE)


Hospital Awards/Recognitions
State approved Center for Joint Replacement


Number of Orthopaedic Residents


Length of Residency
4-6 years


Number of Orthopaedic Fellows


Length of Fellowship
6-12 months


Fellowship Categories
Joint Replacement Fellowships


Is CME required in your country?
Yes – Courses must be accredited by German Medical Board


Does your hospital/center conduct CME programs?
Yes – 2


Average Number of Peer-Reviewed Articles Published Annually


Number of Beds


Number of Active Musculoskeletal Specialists (MDs)
Orthopaedic Surgeons – 22
Rheumatologists – –
Physiatrists 4
Rehabilitation – 3
Other – 2 Microbiologists


Number of Active Scientists


Type of Research
Research on periprosthetic infections
Clinical outcomes of surgical procedures
Retrospective analysis of failed implants
Prospective studies on innovative surgical procedures
Basic research on implant loosening


Average Amount of Grant Funding Received Annually
USD  $100,000


Number of Full-Time Employees


Number of Operating Rooms


Average Number of Orthopaedic Surgeries Annually
Ambulatory – –
Inpatient – 8,200


Average Number of Outpatient Visits to Orthopaedists Annually


Other Pertinent Institutional Information
Additional features and services include:
Department. of Neurosurgery (3 MDs)
Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
4 Outpatient Centers across Hamburg