Our Team

Neurochirurgie in der OstseeKlinik Neurochirurgie in der OstseeKlinik
Dr. med. Frieder Cortbus

Dr. med. Frieder Cortbus
Neurosurgery Consultant, Specialist pain therapy, Special neurosurgical intensive medicine

Dr. med. Frieder Cortbus specialises in microsurgical operations on degenerative diseases of the spinal column. He has been working in this field for over 20 years and has already performed over 12,000 operations.

He completed his medical studies at the University of Erlangen. He was awarded a Doctorate with a thesis on the intraoperative monitoring of the optic nerve in neurosurgical operations.

From 1989 to 2002 Dr. Cortbus worked at the neurosurgical clinic of the University Clinics of the Saarland. During this period he completed his consultant’s studies and gained an additional qualification in specialist pain therapy and specialist neurosurgical intensive medicine. As Senior Physician he was for many years responsible for the intensive care ward of the neurosurgical clinic and with a specialist outpatient department for hypophyseal and base of skull tumours he looked after outpatient and operative inpatient care.

In 2002 Dr. Cortbus set up his own practice in a branch of the OstseeKlinik in Bad Schwartau.

Dr. med. Klaus Brunswig

Dr. med. Klaus Brunswig
Neurosurgery Consultant, Specialist pain therapy, Special neurosurgical intensive medicine

Dr.med. Klaus Brunswig completed his medical studies at the Westfälische –Wilhelms-Universität Münster and in 2006 began his medical work at the Clinic for Neurosurgery at the UKSH Lübeck. Here he successfully completed his specialist training and acquired the additional qualifications "Special Neurosurgical Intensive Medicine" and "Special Pain Therapy" In addition to extensive spinal surgery, his focus was on microsurgery of peripheral nerves and operative pain therapy including neuromodulation. For many years he was responsible for the special outpatient department “Peripheral Nerves” and took care of the outpatient and operative care of patients with nerve compression syndromes, nerve tumors and (painful) nerve damage. He completed his doctorate on a method of computed tomography for the follow-up care of patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage at the Institute of Neuroradiology. Since April 2018, Dr. Brunswig, the team at the practice Dr. Cortbus in the OstseeKlinik.

Dr. med. Edda Ewert

Dr. med. Edda Ewert
Doctor

Dr. Ewert worked for many years as a doctor for the German armed forces. She specialises in traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture that she uses in particular in cases of chronic pain.

Alexander Roocks

Alexander Roocks
Medical Technical Radiology Assistant, MTRA

In 2004 Mr. Roocks completed his training as a Medical Technical Radiology Assistant. He first worked in the Segeberger Clinics. Since 2006 Mr. Roocks has been in charge of diagnostic and interventional computer tomography in the OstseeKlinik.

Sabrina Brunswig

Sabrina Brunswig
Medical Technical Radiology Assistant, MTRA

Ms. Brunswig completed her training as a medical-technical radiology assistant at the Alexander Schmorell Vocational School in Rostock in 2008. Since August 2008 she has been working in the Institute for Neuroradiology and in the Clinic for Radiology at the UKSH Lübeck. There she is responsible for performing imaging examinations using angiography, MRI, CT and X-rays - but also in particular for performing interventional radiological and neuroradiological interventions. Ms. Brunswig has been supporting the Ostseeklinik team in diagnostic and interventional computed tomography since November 2018.

Manuela Böhm

Manuela Böhm
Medical Assistant

Ms Böhm completed her training to be a doctor's assistant at a dermatology practice in 1996. After that she worked for many years at an orthopaedic trauma surgery and a urology practice. Ms Böhm has been in our team since July 2014. Her job covers registration, carrying out electrophysiological examinations, monitoring patients after interventional pain therapy treatment, plus working in the operating room.

Nadine Keil

Jennifer Wolf
Medical Assistant

Mrs. Wolf has been part of our team since 01.01.2017. In July 2016, she successfully completed her training as a medical specialist in a group practice for neurology / psychiatry, rheumatology, and pain therapy. Her tasks include general activities in the practice, as well as in the OP.

Nadine Keil

Nadine Keil
Medical Assistant

Ms. Keil has been part of our team since July 2019. In June 2019 she successfully completed her training as a medical assistant at the Catholic Marienkrankenhaus in Lübeck. Your tasks include general activities in the practice as well as working in the operating room.

Chantal Brennecke

Chantal Brennecke
Medical Assistant

Ms. Brennecke has been part of our team since March 2020. In 2017 she successfully completed her training as a medical assistant in a group practice for orthopedics. As an au pair, she was able to gain a lot of experience in beautiful Australia. From 2019 to February 2020 she worked in an orthopedic-surgical practice. Your area of ​​responsibility includes the registration, the performance of electrophysiological examinations, the monitoring of patients after interventional pain therapy measures and the cooperation and assistance in the operating room.

Emily Müller

Emily Müller
Medical Assistant

Since 2019, Mrs. Müller has strengthened our team. She successfully completed her training in our neurosurgical practice in 2021.
Her area of responsibility includes general activities in the practice, registration, carrying out electrophysiological examinations, monitoring patients after interventional pain therapy measures, administrative activities and working and assisting in the operating theatre.

 

Sabrina Wichert

Sabrina Wichert
Medical Assistant

Ms. Wichert has been supporting our team since November 2021. Ms. Wichert successfully completed her training at the Center for Kidney, Hypertension and Metabolic Diseases in Hanover in spring 2019. She then worked in dialysis at the UKSH for 2 years.
Her area of responsibility includes registration, carrying out electrophysiological examinations, monitoring patients after interventional pain therapy measures and working in the operating theatre.

Svea Fröhlich

Svea Fröhlich
Medical Assistant

Ms. Fröhlich completed her training at the heart clinic in Bad Segeberg in January 2014 and worked there for two more years in the heart catheter laboratory. She then worked for five years in an orthopedic trauma surgery practice. Since March 2021, Mrs. Fröhlich has strengthened our team.
Her area of responsibility includes registration, postoperative dressing changes and electrophysiology, as well as assisting in the operating theatre.

Maike Klüver

Maike Klüver
Foreign language correspondent, business economist

Since October 2021, Mrs. Klüver has strengthened our team in the administrative area.

 

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