"Limitation to quality of life and the patient's degree of suffering is crucial in determining when an operation takes place."

Dr. med.

Michael Sostheim

Specialist in Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery

Specialties

  • Hip joint replacement surgery using minimally invasive surgical technique (OCM approach)
  • Knee joint replacement surgery using minimally invasive surgical technique (mini midvastus approach)
  • Revision joint replacement surgery

Interventions per year

350

"Highly skilled and friendly doctor who makes time for his patients"

Peter H.

Curriculum vitae

1995 - 2002
  • Degree in Human Medicine at the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz
  • 2005
  • Doctorate on "Non-invasive assessment of language laterality. Brain mapping with fMRI", University of California San Francisco and Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz
  • 2008
  • Orthopädische Chirurgie München
  • 2014
  • Accreditation as Specialist in Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery by the Bavarian State Chamber of Physicians (Bayerische Landesärztekammer)
  • Publications and lectures

    The mini-midvastus approach for total knee arthroplasty ESSKA Best Practice

    Hube R, Kalteis T, Sostheim M, Mayr H (2011).

    Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Brighton, UK

    fMRI of English as a Foreign Language
    Roberts T.P.L., Sostheim M.; Kubota M. (2001). 

     

    Knie-TEP präzise und muskelschonend implantieren – Erfahrungen mit der minimalinvasiven Knieendoprothetik

    Hube R, Sostheim M, Scharl C (2007). In:Orthopädie und Rheuma 5: 44-50.

     

    Fixation of stem in revision of total knee arthroplasty: cemented versus cementless-a-meta-analysis

    Wang C, Pfitzner T, von Roth P, Mayr H, Sostheim M, Hube R (2015). In:Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. December 2015.

    Erfahrungen mit der minimalinvasiven Knieendoprothetik

    Hube R, Sostheim M, Scharl C (2007). In:Ambulante Chirurgie 6: 32-6.

    Current failure mechanisms after knee arthroplasty have changed: polyethylene wear is less common in revision surgery

    Thiele K, Perka c, Matziolis G, Mayr, HO, Sostheim M, Hube R (2015). In:JBJS 2015 May 6;97(9):715-20.
     

    Activities

    Memberships

    German Association of Orthopedic Surgery (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Orthopädische Chirurgie, DGOOC)