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Professor dr. med. Juergen Weitz

Professor dr. med. Juergen Weitz

Professor dr. med. Juergen Weitz is director of department of visceral, thoracic, and vascular surgery in the University Hospital Carl–Gustav Carus in Dresden.

Clinical specializations: gastrointestinal diseases (food pipe, stomach, intestinal tract, straight intestine, pancreas, gall bladder, and lever) and surgical treatment of sarcoma.

Particularly much attention is given to surgical therapy of tumors, transplantation surgery, as well as application of minimal–invasive technic. Prof. dr. Weitz obtained his professional education in surgical clinic at the university of Heidelberg and in Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Surgical treatment of chronical inflammatory intestinal diseases and inner glands also belong to the sphere of his competence.

Scientific activity

1993: promotion at the medical faculty of the University of Heidelberg

Since 1994: scientific activity at the Surgical University Hospital of Heidelberg

26.04.2001: habilitation for surgery at the medical faculty of the University of Heidelberg (head of research: professor dr. med. Harald zur Hausen, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg)

Since 2005: leader of the research team “Molecular oncology”

15.12.2011: professor of surgical oncology, Surgical University Hospital of Heidelberg.

Membership in scientific associations

German Society of Surgery (DGCH)

Association of Surgeons of Middle Germany

German Consortium of Oncology

German society for general and visceral surgery

German Cancer Society

Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO, USA)

International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

Consortium of Internist Oncology (associated member)

Fellow (ad eundem) of the Royal College of Surgeons

Scientific work

Progression, immunology, and angiogenesis of colorectal carcinoma and pancreas carcinoma

Clinical trials in visceral, transplantation, and oncological surgery


Professor doctor Weitz is a co­–author in 312 publications and papers in the fields of oncology and surgery, published between 1991 and 2016.