"The patient is at the center of everything I do. I always aim to explain the diagnosis and treatment approaches to the patient in clear terms."

Rita Seen-Hibler

Specialist in Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery, General Surgery, Sports Medicine,
Diploma "A" in Acupuncture


  • Microsurgical enlargement of the spinal canal
  • Dynamic stabilization of the spine
  • Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty on spinal fractures
  • Intradiscal procedures and denervation of the vertebral joints (RF, thermal probe)
  • Interventional pain diagnostics and treatment of the spine
  • Arthroscopic knee surgery
  • Sports orthopedic interventions

Interventions per year

"Doctor with heart and soul – friendly and skilled"

Christina I.

Curriculum vitae

2000 - 2005
  • Training as Specialist in General Surgery
  • 2001
  • License to practises medicine
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Further training as Specialist in Trauma Surgery and Orthopedics
  • 2006
  • Examination as Specialist in General Surgery
  • Publications and lectures

    The 17-1A antigen expressed on primary, metastatic and disseminated NSCLC – cells

    Passlick B., Sienel W., Seen-Hibler R., Wockel W., Thetter O., Pantel K. In:International Journal of Cancer (87: 548-552).


    Overexpression of MMP-2 predicts unfavorable outcome in early-stage NSCLC

    Passlick B., Sienel W., Seen – Hibler R., Wockel W., Thetter O., Pantel K. In:Clinical Cancer Research (6: 3944 – 3948).

    Nachweis von disseminierten Tumorzellen im Pulmonalvenenblut von Pat. mit operablem NSCLC

    Sienel W., Seen – Hibler R., Klein C., Thetter O., Mutschler W., Passlick B. In:Pneumologie (2001; 55 : Seite 55).


    • AO Spine Europe
    • Society for Orthopedic Traumatological Sports Medicine (Gesellschaft für Orthopädisch – Traumatologische Sportmedizin, GOTS)
    • German Society for Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, DGOU)
    • German Doctors' Association for Acupuncture (Deutsche Ärztegesellschaft für Akupunktur, DÄGfA)
    • Association of German Surgeons (Bund deutscher Chirurgen, BDC)
    Additional Qualifications
    • Sonography of musculoskeletal organs
    • Sports medicine
    • Medical acupuncture diploma "A"