Specialists Prof. (USA) Dr. med. Peter Wehling

Branche:

Doctor for orthopedics and sports medicine

Tätigkeitsgebiet:

Regenerative pain therapy

Prof. (USA) Peter Wehling is a specialist in orthopedics and sports medicine with focus on non-operative orthopedics. As a former spine surgeon, he has seen and appreciates both sides of the orthopedic treatment spectrum. He is an internationally recognized expert in the field of regenerative medicine and molecular orthopedics, focusing on the treatment of chronic pain and care for top athletes. Numerous athletes from NBA, NFL, soccer and many other sports are looked after by Prof. Wehling. He is a faculty member and an adjunct professor at Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf and Duke University, NC, USA, respectively. He has published numerous research projects in international journals and has authored the book “The End of Pain”. Prof. Wehling laid the scientific basis for regenerative pain therapies and has translated this research into meaningful clinical applications. Prof. Wehling is married, has two children and is an enthusiastic jazz musician.

History

2018

Appointed adjunct professor at Duke University, Dep. Of Anaesthesiology, NC, USA

2011

Author of the book „The End of Pain“ together with Dr. Chris Renna (Santa Monica, USA)

Since 2009

Established the private practice with Dr. med. Jens Hartmann to focus on molecular orthopedics and regenerative medicine in Düsseldorf, Germany

Until 2008

Served as the managing partner of the “center for molecular orthopedics” in Düsseldorf, Germany

2002

Appointed adjunct professor at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA and at the Heinrich-Heine-University, Düsseldorf, Germany

1993

Founder of the biotech company ORTHOGEN AG

1992

Personal establishment in Düsseldorf

1991 – 1992

Chief senior physician at the Clinic for neurosurgery in Osnabrück, Germany

1991 – 1992

Postdoc (habilitation) at the University in Düsseldorf

1990

Senior physician for the orthopedic department of the University Clinic Düsseldorf

1989

Appointed specialist in orthopedics

1986 – 1989

Specialization in orthopedics, University Clinic Düsseldorf

1985

Residency in traumatology, Düsseldorf

1984

Residency in neurophysiology, Düsseldorf

1983

Doctorate and MD exam at the Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf

1977 – 1983

School of medicine in Cologne, Montpellier, Düsseldorf, London (Ontario)