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Sebastian GITTER

MD, PhD

ISMISS Turkey International Faculty

Professor of Neurosurgery

Department of Neurosurgery and Orthopaedic Surgery

Place of birth Chemnitz, Germany
Date of birth 10th January 1962
Nationality German
Training
1982-84 Medical School, University of Leipzig, Germany
1984-85 Medical Academy of Erfurt, Germany
1986-89 Medical School, University of Heidelberg
1988 Subinternship Kantonsspital Chur, Swizzerland,
Dept. of surgery, Prof.Ruedi
Dept. of Neurosurgery Dr.D. Käch.
1989 Medical Doctor´s Degree
Neurosurgical Training
1990-96 Internship and residency
Dept. of Neurosurgery, Academic Teaching Hospital University of Münster and Bochum, Knappschaftskrankenhaus Recklinghausen
1994 Board Examination Subspecialty of Chiropractic Medicine
1996 Board Examination as Certified Neurosurgeon, by the Regional Chamber of Physicians of Northrhine-Westfalia, Münster, Germany
1996 Board Examination as Certified Pain Physician, by the Regional Chamber of Physicians of Northrhine-Westfalia, Münster, Germany
2002 Board Examination as Certified Specialist for Physical Procedures in Medicine by the Regional Chamber of Physicians of Baden-Württemberg, Reutlingen, Germany
Appointments
1995 Head surgeon of the Dep. of spinal surgery at the Neurosurgical Dept.
1996-1999 Second Chief Surgeon of the Dep. of Neurosurgery of the Hospital and Chief of the Dept. of spinal surgery
Further Specialization in: fusion and non- fusion techniques in spine surgery, Development of cage-Implants, Pain -Therapy, stereotactical brain-surgery, percutaneous surgical techniques in spine- surgery,
1999 Co-Founder of the Nova Clinic, Biberach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Cooperating partner in spine surgery of the regional hospitals in the south-west part of germany, region of Munich-West, Lake Constance an the Western Alps.
2003 Zertificate as international Reference and Training Center of Nucleoplasty®
2005 Zertificate as international Reference and Training Center for artificial disc surgery
2010 Venia legendi
2010 Professorship University of Basra (Iraq), Dept. of Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery
Director of courses and trainings for pain therapy Univ. of Basra
2014 Certif. European spine Course Diploma
Memberships German Society of Neurosurgery (DGNC), German Society of Spinal Surgery (DWG) North American Spine Society (NASS), International spine intervention society (ISIS), American Association of Pain Medicin (AAPM), German Society of Neurosurgeons (BDNC), International society for the Advancement of spine surgery (ISASS) International society of minimal invasive spine surgery (ISMISS) German society of pain medicine (DGSS)
Main interests/ Research Spine
Pain Therapy
Interventional pain therapy

Multiple studies , congress publications and references about nucleoplasty, artificial disc surgery, fusion surgery of the cervical spine, interspinous spacers, interlaminar fusion, percutaneous disc surgery
Address: Nova-Clinic Eichendorffweg 5 88400 Biberach Germany
Phone: 49-7351-44030
Fax: 49-7351-440311
Email: neurochirurgie@nova-clinic.de