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Chief physician at HELIOS Hospital Borna M.D. Dr. med. Thomas Wilhelm

M.D. Dr. med. Thomas Wilhelm

Specialist fields (in extracts)

  • Specialized diagnostics in vestibular disorders and hearing impairment
  • Reconstructive middle ear surgery and skull base surgery (on demand interdisciplinary together with neurosurgeons)
  • Cochlear implants and implantable hearing aids
  • Staged drug therapy and surgery s in vestibular dysfunction (Menière’s disease, endolymphatic hypertension)
  • Microvascular decompression according to JANETTA in trigeminal and glossopharyngeal neuralgia, vestibular paroxysmia and hemifacial spasm
  • Removal of tumours of the cerebellopontine angle
  • Microscope based and endoscopic sinus surgery including functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)
  • Surgery of the submandibular and parotid gland with neuromonitoring
  • Surgery for Head & Neck Cancer: minimally invasive Surgery, endoscopic surgery, reconstruction with local and revascularized flaps; resection with CO2-laser where applicable
  • Facial plastic surgery including rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty, face lifts and nose/ear reconstruction
  • Microscope based tonsillectomy and tonsillotomy
  • Ultrasound examinations

Curriculum vitae (in extracts)

1982 - 1989Friedrich-Alexander-University, Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
1989 - 1991Clinical Research Associate, Dept. R & D,Pfrimmer Kabi GmbH & Co.KG, Erlangen
1991-1995Specialist Registrar, Dept. Otolaryngology,Medical University Hannover
1995Associate Specialist, Dept. Otolaryngology,Medical University Hannover
1995Consultant Otolaryngology
1995-1997Assistant Medical Director,Dept. Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery City Hospital Oldenburg
1997Consultant Facial Plastic Surgery
1997-2000Assistant Medical Director,Dept. Otolaryngology,Emergency Hospital Berlin
1999Consultant Head & Neck Surgery
2001Head of the Dept. Otolaryngology,GEOMED-Clinic Gerolzhofen
Since 2001Head of the Dept. Otolaryngology,Head/Neck and Facial Plastic Surgery, HELIOS Clinic Leipziger Land
2004-2008Head of the Section Otolaryngology, Oral and maxillofacial surgery, HELIOS Clinics, Fulda
2010Fellow of the European Board of Otorhinolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery


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