Skander Bouassida
Head of Department Coloproctology

Dr. med. Skander Bouassida


Specialised colorectal surgeon and proctologist

  • Proctology:
    Hemorroids, anal fistula, anal cancer & pre-cancer lesion (AIN), skin tags, anal fissure & prolaps, anal scars & strictures, fecal incontinence, condyloma, proctodermatology, anal pain and itching.
  • Rectal surgery:
    Rectal cancer and adenomas, constipation, fecal incontinence, outlet-syndrome & obstructive defecation, rectal pain, rectal stricture and fistula, rectovaginal fistula
  • Colon surgery:
    Colon cancer, constipation, Stomal prolapse and strictures, removal of colostomy, complex malformation, Crohn disease & Colitis ulcerosa, diverticular disease

Full Spectrum

  • Laparoscopic minimally invasive colorectal surgery
  • Robotic-assisted minimally invasive colorectal surgery
  • Transanal minimally invasive surgery, no scar surgery
  • Radical colorectal & extended resection in high-grade cancer
  • Laser surgery in proctology
  • Sacral neuromodulation for fecal incontinence, constipation, overactive bladder & neurogenic urinary malfunction
  • Reconstructive anorectal surgery
  • D‘Hoore robotic rectopexy with bioimplant
  • Botox-supported technique proctology
  • Surgery of colostomy
  • Artificial hydraulic anal sphincter substitute
  • Minimally invasive proctology


  • Carefull proctologic examination, in full anesthesia if necessary
  • Scoring: Wexner, CCCS, ODS, Brist...
  • Mercury-MRI for rectal cancer
  • Investigations for anal fistula
  • Dynamic MR-defecography
  • Hinton-test for transit-time
  • Electromyography (MaPPle-syst.)

Curriculum Vitae

Certified robotic surgeon

Chief of staff coloproctology

Fellow of the European Board for Surgical Qualification – section Coloproctology (EBSQ-C)

Certified LASER surgeon

Mercury-Study-Group for rectal cancer (OCUM)

Study group for anal cancer

Certified center for pelvic floor surgery (DKG)

Consultant in general surgery, visceral oncologic surgery & proctology in Arnsberg / Munster, Germany

1997 - 2002
Medical education at the University of Leipzig, Germany


  • German Society of Coloproctology (DGK)
  • German Continence Society (DKG)
  • European Society of Coloproctology(ESCP)
  • German Society of General and Visceral Surgery (DGAV)

Awards & Honors

  • 2013: Award of the German Society of Coloproctology (DGK) for work about anal fistula (LIFT-Procedure)
  • 2014: Award of the Berlin-Brandenburg Surgical Society (BCG) for work about anal fistula (LIFT-Procedure)