Hans Josef Erli
Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology
Director, Department of Spine Surgery

PD Dr. med. Hans Josef Erli

  • Spine surgery
  • Restoration after trauma, insufficient healing and tumor
  • Microsurgery and endoscopic procedures
  • International teachings and lectures
  • Implant development for the spinal surgery

Full Spectrum

  • General and Emergency Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Spinal trauma
  • Endoscopic anterior procedures
  • Percutaneous procedures
  • Decompression
  • Degenerative diseases


  • Multiple trauma treatment
  • Pelvic surgery
  • Acetabulum surgery
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Reconstructive joint surgery
  • Joint replacement
  • Joint surgery
  • Restorative surgery
  • Arthroplasty
  • Callus distraction
  • Tissue transfer
  • Transplantation of nerves Microsurgery
  • Septic bone surgery

Curriculum Vitae

Director of the Spine surgery department at the Vivantes Humboldt Hospital, Berlin, Germany

Director of the Department for Trauma Surgery and Orthopedics, Vivantes Humboldt Hospital, Berlin, Germany

Head Surgeon, Luisenhospital Aachen, Germany

Since 2005
Specialist Registration by the General Medical Council/UK

Director of Trauma Surgical Department at the University Aachen (RWTH), Germany

Senior Surgeon, Accident Trauma Department of the University Aachen

Education in spinal and trauma surgery

Studies in Medical Sciences, University Aachen (RWTH), Germany


  • German Society of Trauma Surgery
  • German Spine Society, Spinal Cord Society-Indian Chapter
  • Certificated German-Chinese therapy centers for spine diseases, Guangdong, Ningbo, Wuhan, Tianjin, China