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English informations about us

Greetings

Welcome to the website of the LVR-Klinik für Orthopädie Viersen
We thank you for your interest in the treatments offer by our establishment; we would be glad to answer your questions.

About us

Professor Dietmar Pierre König has been working at the "LVR-Klinik für Orthopädie Viersen" as Medical Director since 2006. He is an active member of many specialized Orthopaedics societies, such as for example, the German Society for Orthopaedics and Traumatology (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Orthopädie und Traumatologie - DGOT), the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery (ISMIS). He reviews various specialized medical journals including the "Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery" "Biomaterials", "Der Schmerz", "International Journal of Sports Medicine". Together with his team, he has published numerous publications. He has been appointed Extraordinary Professor at the University of Cologne in May 2006.

The clinic

The "LVR-Klinik für Orthopädie Viersen" was founded more than 80 years ago, in Viersen-Süchteln. Established originally as an Orthopaedics clinic for children in 1921, today about 3000 patients per year are treated from all over the Rhineland using state-of-the-art orthopaedic treatment methods. Around 140 employees are available to take care of the patients.

Address

LVR-Klinik für Orthopädie Viersen
Horionstraße 2
D-41749 Viersen
Germany
+49 (0) 2162 96-60
+49 (0) 2162 96-6327

Informationen

To prepare you for treatment and your stay at the hospital, we need to receive the following reports of your attending physician, X-Ray films, MRI, CT scans that are available.

We also need to receive the following information from you:

Please provide the requested information and we will be glad to make all the necessary arrangements.

  • Do you want to be treated by Prof. König personally?
  • What are your accommodation preferences (single or double bedroom)?
  • Do you need accommodation for an attending person (in your room, in a hotel)?
  • Do you want a shuttle service from the airport or railway station?

Payment terms

You will receive an admission and operation date from us without any delay. For patients coming from outside the European Union, the full amount for the treatment must be paid in advance. Please make your payment transaction to the account of the "LVR-Klinik für Orthopädie Viersen" and use the reference-number.

Our services

The RRC Viersen Orthopaedic Clinic offers an extensive range of services:

  • Total Hip replacement surgery
  • Conventional and minimally invasive hip replacement
  • Hip Knee replacement Computer Aided Surgery
  • Hip Resurfacing operations
  • Short-stemmed implants
  • Knee replacement surgery
  • Conventional and minimally invasive knee replacement surgery
  • Knee replacement Computer Aided Surgery
  • Oxford endoprosthetics
  • Shoulder replacement surgery
  • Conventional and tumour replacement surgery
  • Shoulder Resurfacing operations
  • Spinal surgery
  • Minimally invasive inter-vertebral disc operations of the cervical and lumbar spine
  • Arthroscopic Fusion Techniques
  • Arthroscopic operations of the knee joint including cruciate ligament replacement
  • Arthroscopic operations of the shoulder joint
  • Cartilage transplantation
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Specialised pain therapy for back paim
  • Physiotherapy
  • Sports Orthopaedics
  • Rheumatology
  • Pain therapy
  • Out-patient surgery

Service

All rooms feature modern facilities. The amenities available in the rooms include