Director of Endourology and Laparoscopy
Associate professor, Vice Chairman
Department of Urology and Urological Oncology
Medical School of Hanover
Hanover, Germany


Personal Information:
Name: PD Dr. med. Thomas Reinhard William Herrmann
Date of birth: 12.07.1972
Place of birth: Duderstadt, Germany
Nationality: German
 
Current position:
Associate Professor, Vice Chairman
Department of Urology and Urological Oncology, Hannover Medical
School (MHH), Director of Endourology and Laparoscopy

Field of Interest
Laser surgery of the prostate (Inventor ThuLEP/ KOL in Thulium:YAG prostatectomy)
En Bloc Resection of Bladder Tumors (KOL)
Bipolar Enucleation of the prostate BipolEP (KOL)
LESS Surgery (KOL in SITUS approach)
Minimal invasive percutaneous stone surgery

Academic and professional Aspects
2003 Fellow Resident. Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital, Nadiad, India. (Head of Department: Dr. Mahesh R Desai), supported by the August- Kuerten-Stiftung, Hamburg, Germany
2006 Board Exam Urology, Hanover, Germany
2006 Attending, Department of Urology, Hannover Medical School, Germany
2006 Assistant Managing Editor, World Journal of Urology
2007 Board  Exam, Fellow of the European Board of Urology, F.E.B.U.
2008 Consultant Urologist: Section minimal invasive therapy: Endourology, stone therapy, laser therapy, Section Member: Laparoscopy
2008 Managing Editor, World Journal of Urology
2009 Direktor of Endourology and Laparoscopy, Hannover Medical School, Germany
2009 Vice Chairman and Founder Urothulium Study Group (ThuVARP, ThuVEP)
2009 Inventor of ThuLEP (Thulium Laser Enucleation of the prostate – anatomical enucleation with laser support)
2010 Member of the Working Group „Lasers and Technology“, European Association of Urology
2010 European Association of Urology (EAU) Guidelines on “Laser and Technology”
2011 Associate Editor World Journal of Urology
2012 Vice chairman, Department of Urology and Urological Oncology, Hannover Medical School, Germany
2012 Member of the Working Group of the German Urological Association (DGU): AK Endourology and Laparoscopy
2013 Associate Professor, Habilitation
2013 Member of the Working Group of the German Urological Association (DGU): AK Endourology
2013 European Association of Urology (EAU) Guidelines on “Robotis and Key - hole Surgery”

Hanover, 15. Mai 2013