A group of German sports medicine and traumatological surgery specialists from worldwide known the ATOS Clinic group visit Armenia on September 21. Among clients of the ATOS clinic group are such sport-stars as Boris Backer and Franz Beckenbauer, Vladimir Klitschko and Dirk Nowitzki. Members of leading German football clubs are also dedicated clients of the ATOS clinic group.
There are three highly respected specialists with many years of experience in their subjects and two Deputy Directors of ATOS’ branches among the arriving guests.
The group consist of:
Head of ATOS International Sabine Heckmann (Munich), specialist consultant International Healthcare management Anaid Jansen (Germany), Deputy Medical Director of the ATOS Clinic Heidelberg, specialist for shoulder and elbow joints, trauma surgery and sports medicine Dr. Med. Sven Lichtenberg, Chief physician for arthroscopy, shoulder, hand surgery and sports traumatology of ATOS Clinic in Cologne Dr. Med. Dirk Tenner, Chief Surgeon, Orthopedic Surgeon, International superspecialist for hip resurfacing Dr. Raimund Volker (Munich), who performs bone preserving hip replacement and Project Lead, Independent Consultant specialized in Hospital infrastructure renovation and hospital financing Naira Nacke.
ATOS’ specialists are participating in series of special events and meetings in the framework of the visit. Delegation members met RA Deputy Minister of Healthcare Anahit Avanesyan, Yerevan State Medical University’s professors and rector Armen Muradyan, "My step" foundation’s representatives. Meetings will be organized in "Wigmore" medical center, in Homeland Defender’s Rehabilitation Center at Heratsi Hospital, at National Olympic committee of Armenia and in "Hay mayrer" ("Armenian Mothers") NGO. During these meetings the ATOS’ specialists shared their professional consultations and donate medicine.
The ATOS Clinic group is internationally engaged. Delegation’s first visit aimed to get acquainted with Armenian medical sector, exchange experience and discuss professional issues, network and establish cooperation among physicians and organizations in the health sector in Yerevan in Armenia, also engage in cooperation clinics, associations of athletes, sport clubs etc.
First ATOS clinic was founded in Heidelberg in 1991. Originally a purely orthopedic clinic, ATOS hascontinuously expanded the services in recent years: specialized in hips, knees, shoulders, spine, and diagnostic and treatment options within further disciplines such as visceral and thorax surgery, plastic surgery, phlebology, proctology, neck, nose, and ear medicine. With only the idea of establishing a clinic of top doctors, a quarter of a century later ATOS’s leaders managed to build ATOS into a clinic group that combines top-quality service and cutting-edge medicine – in Heidelberg and across Germany: Hamburg, Cologne, Munich and Braunfels.
ATOS’ professionals track of the latest scientific developments. In fact, they contribute to those developments. ATOS clinics focus on top medical quality and patient service -24 ATOS surgeons ranked on Focus list of most renowned physicians in Germany also in 2018 as well as best marks in patient surveys.