"Both doctor and patient need to speak the same language, otherwise they won't understand each other."

Dr. med.

Florian Zentz

Specialist in Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery


  • Operations on herniated discs (cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine) using microscope or endoscope
  • Enlargement of the spinal canal where there is constriction (stenoses)
  • Disc prostheses (cervical and lumbar spine)
  • Cementation of osteoporotic vertebral fractures
  • Fusion techniques/bracing of the spine (rigid, dynamic, combined) minimally invasive, open
  • Disc augmentation (hydrogel implantation) on the lumbar spine
  • Bracing of the sacroiliac joint (SI - Fusion)
  • Thoracoscopic (keyhole) interventions for fractures or herniated discs on the thoracic spine
  • Mountain and high-altitude medicine

Interventions per year

"I always feel very well cared for".


Curriculum vitae

  • Degree in Human Medicine, LMU Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
  • 2001 - 2008
  • BG casualty clinic (BG Unfallklinik) in Murnau, Prof. Dr. V. Bühren
  • 2008
  • Specialist in Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery
  • 2008 - 2010
  • Schön Klinik in Munich Harlaching, Spine Centre (Wirbelsäulenzentrum)
  • 2015 - 2017
  • Senior Consultant in Spinal Surgery in joint management with Prof. Dr. R. Beisse at Benedictus Hospital Tutzing
  • 2017
  • OCM Orthopädische Chirurgie München, focus on spinal surgery
  • involvements


    DGU Working Group on Spinal Matters since 2005

    Member of the German Spine Society (Deutsche Wirbelsäulengesellschaft) since 2009

    Additional Qualifications

    International Diploma of Mountain Medicine from the Austrian Society for Mountain and High-Altitude

    Medicine (Österreichische Gesellschaft für Berg- und Höhenmedizin) and the German Society for Mountain and Expedition Medicine (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Berg- und Expeditionsmedizin), 2005       
    Emergency Doctor 2005

    Certified by German Society for Spinal Surgery (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Wirbelsäulenchirurgie)


    Our specialists

    The doctors working at OCM are internationally renowned specialist physicians – thus they are able to offer competent diagnosis and therapy across the entire orthopaedic spectrum, and with it continuously developing new methods in orthopaedic surgery. Our specialists will find you the best possible treatment.