Dr. med. Thomas Flietner

Specialist in surgery, plastic and aesthetic surgery

training, courses

1974Abitur at the Heinrich-Hertz-Oberschule in Berlin, special school for mathematics
1974–1975Worked as an EDP systems analyst at the Academy of Sciences in Berlin
1975–1981Studium der Humanmedizin an der Humboldt- Universität in Berlin und an der Friedrich-Schiller- Universität in Jena
1977–1983Research work at the Physiological Institute of the Charité on evoked potentials of the human cerebral cortex
1981–1983 At the Charité Surgical Center as part of specialist training:
- six-month vascular surgery training,
- half-year transplant surgical training and
- one-year neurosurgical training
1983–1986Training in general surgery, traumatology and pediatric surgery at the Spreewald Clinic in Lübben
1986–1989Advanced training in trauma surgery at the Par. 6 hospital of the Spreewald Clinic in Lübben for the sub-area of trauma surgery
1988–1989Sonography training for surgical diagnostics of the upper abdomen
1990–1994 Plastic surgery training in the BG accident clinic Ludwigshafen/Rhein, department for burns, plastic and hand surgery
Mai/Juni 1992Further training in plastic surgery at the St. Markus Hospital in Frankfurt/Main
1993- Advanced course for breast reconstruction in Munich, Klinikum Rechts der Isar, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation
- Course for functional-aesthetic nose surgery at the clinic for plastic surgery at the Marienhospital in Stuttgart
- Postgraduate Course in Plastic Surgery at Windsor in England of the European Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
1994- Advanced course for plastic and reconstructive surgery in the head and neck area at the ENT clinic at the University of Lübeck
- Advanced course for endoscopic plastic surgery at the municipal hospital in Munich-Bogenhausen

qualifications, degrees

1974Degree in mathematical statistics
1974–1975IT training with qualification (SER 2d, ALGOL, EDV A2)
1975Diploma thesis in computer science about "Reduction of the memory requirement for texts"
1977 Language proficiency test IIb in the field of medicine in Russian
1978 Language proficiency test IIb in the field of medicine in English
1979"Neuropharmacological component analysis of evoked brain potentials"; Diploma thesis awarded the Robert Koch Prize;
1980 State examination in human medicine and license to practice medicine
1986Specialist accreditation for surgery
1988Doctoral thesis in human medicine on "Retrospective study on the importance of intraoperative cholangiography in the field of diagnostic possibilities in choledocholithiasis"
1991Specialist accreditation for plastic and aesthetic surgery


1993Member of the Professional Association of German Surgeons
1994Ordinary member of the Association of German Plastic Surgeons
1995Member of the Berlin Surgical Society and the Association of Surgeons in Berlin and Brandenburg
1995Member of the German Academy for Cosmetic Surgery
2000Member of the German Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Professional activities

1981–1983Assistant doctor at the surgical center of the Charité with expert opinion, teaching assignment for medical students and consultation hours
1983–1989 Ward doctor at the Spreewald Clinic Lübben with additional statutory health insurance and Bg consultation hours as a side job
1987–1989 Lectureship for nurses at the medical technical school in a part-time job
1989–1990 Senior consultant at the Hindelang Hospital in general surgery
1990–1992Ward doctor and later senior doctor in the department for burns, plastic and hand surgery at the BG accident clinic in Ludwigshafen
Okt. 1991Plastic Reconstructive Operations on Afghan Wounded and Refugees in Northern Pakistan, Peshawar
Mai/Juni 1992 Plastic Reconstructive Operations on Afghan Wounded and Refugees in Northern Pakistan, Peshawar
1992–1994Senior consultant at the plastic surgery and the center for severe burn injuries at the hospital "Am Urban" in Berlin with teaching activities for medical students at the Freie Universität Berlin and doctor's and Bg-licher consultation hours as a sideline;
Consultant doctor in Berlin for plastic surgery and severe burn injuries
seit 1994 bis lfdMedical Director of the "Collegium Clinic for Plastic-Aesthetic and Reconstructive Medicine"
seit 2003 bis lfdHonorary work for:
- Eilenriede Clinic Hanover
- Klinik Am Zuckerberg Braunschweig


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