Jürgen Ordemann
Obesity and Metabolic Surgery
Director, Department of Obesity and Metabolic Surgery

Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Ordemann

  • Obesity and Metabolic Surgery
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Surgery of gastrointestinal tract

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Full Spectrum

  • Bariatric surgery
  • Metabolic surgery
  • Weight-loss surgery
  • Antidiabetic treatment
  • Lifestyle intervention (diet and exercise)


  • Roux-en-Y Gastric bypass
  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Omega – loop bypass
  • Gastric banding
  • Revisional and conversion surgery

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2019
Director of the Department of Obesity and Metabolic Surgery, Vivantes Spandau Hostpital, Berlin, Germany

2016 – 2018
Head of Department of Obesity and Metabolic Surgery, Helios Klinikum Berlin-Buch, Berlin, Germany

2012 – 2016
Head of Department of Obesity and Metabolic Surgery, Charité, Berlin, Germany

1994 – 2018
Surgery, Charité, Berlin, Germany

1987 – 1994
Medical School, University of Lübeck and Freiburg, Germany


  • German Society of Surgery, DGCH
  • German Society of Visceral Surgery, DGAV
  • German association for the study of obesity, DAG
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders, IFSO
  • American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, ASMBS

Awards & Honors

Scholarship DGAV, Cleveland Clinic Florida and Mount Sinai Hospital,  New York, USA

South Africa Foundation, scholarship