"Interventions on the spine are becoming less and less invasive, meaning that conventional major spinal interventions are increasingly being superseded."

Dr. med.

Alexander Kirgis

Specialist in Orthopedics, Specific Orthopedic Surgery, Rheumatology, Sports Medicine, Physical Therapy, Chiropractic

Specialties

  • Endoscopic and microsurgical disc surgery on the cervical spine and lumbar spine
    Mobility-conserving surgery on the spine (non-fusion techniques), disc replacement surgery (artificial lumbar spinal disc, artificial cervical spinal disc)
  • Fusions (bracing surgery)
  • Microsurgical enlargement of the spinal canal
  • Dynamic stabilisation of the spine
  • Hip joint replacement surgery using minimally invasive surgical technique (OCM approach)
  • Knee joint replacement surgery using minimally invasive surgical technique (mini midvastus approach)
  • Minimally invasive operations for carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)

Interventions per year

900

"The ultimate doctor"

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Curriculum vitae

1973 - 1980
  • 1973 – 1980 Medical degree at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
  • 1980
  • Licence to practize medicine
  • 1984 - 1987
  • Registrar at Kiel University Orthopedic Clinic
  • 1987 - 1993
  • Leitender Oberarzt an der Abteilung für Orthopädie, Evangelisches Waldkrankenhaus Spandau, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der FU Berlin
  • 1987
  • Anerkennung als Orthopäde
  • 1993
  • Partner in Orthopädischer Gemeinschaftspraxis
  • 2003
  • Gesellschafter der OCM, Orthopäde im Kollegialsystem der OCM
  • Publications and lectures

    Anwendertreffen Bandscheibenprothetik

    Am 25.10. und 26.10. 2019 findet in Berlin das Anwendertreffen zur Bandscheibenprothetik statt.

    Dr. med. Alexander Kirgis referiert am Samstag, den 26.10.2019 zu den Themen:

    - Gibt es Indikationen für Hybride lumbal?

    - Differential- und Borderline Indikationen – was ist sicher

    Der gesamte Programmflyer für das Anwendertreffen können Sie als Pdf heruntererladen.

    Pdf

    4th Internationl Symposioum for Cervical and Lumbar Arthroplasty

    Berlin, 07.10.2016 -08.10.2016
    Chairman: Dr. med. Alexander Kirigis 

    Pdf

    What`s New in German Spine Surgery?

    Artifical Disc Replacement. Two Lectures.
    The Sixth Annual Nuts and Bolts of General Orthopedics Conference, October 10, 2014 in Naples, Florida.

    Mobil-C Total Disc Endoprothesis: Indications and Contra-Indications, Surgical Technique and Tips and Tricks

    Sharing of experience - Clinical case presentation with focus on multilevel hybrid constructs. Two Lectures. 
    Mobil- C User Meeting, September 13, 2014 in Paris, France.

    Activities

    Memberships
    • Member of The North American Spine Society (NASS)
    • Member of Faculty and Senior Instructor for "non-fusion techniques" on the spine (mobility-conserving surgical procedures) including implantation of disc endoprostheses and fusions since 1999 while sitting in on many doctors from home and abroad