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Senior Consultant Dr. med. Tamás Fekete, PhD (H)

Dr. med. Tamas Fekete Spezialist Wirbelsäulenchirurgie

Position and faculty

Senior Consultant Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery

To the department Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery

Specialty

Infiltration of the lumbar spine (sacral block, facet joint infiltration, root infiltration, medial branch, ISG infiltration)

Lumbar disc herniation / disc hernia lumbar spine

Cervical disc herniation / disc hernia cervical spine

Narrowed lumbar nerve channel / spinal canal (stenosis)

Cervical narrowed spinal canal (stenosis)

Instability of the spinal column / arthrosis

Vertebral fracture in osteoporosis

Spinal cord tumor / cysts / tumors of the spinal cord sheaths

Curvature of the spinal column (scoliosis)

Languages

German

English

Hungarian

Contact

Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery
Phone hours
Mo–Th 08.00–17.00
Fr 08.00–16.00
Sa–Su Closed

Medical specialisation

Neurosurgery

Curriculum

since July 2016

Senior Consultant Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery, Schulthess Klinik

2012–2016

Consultant Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery, Schulthess Klinik

2009–2011

Consultant Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery, Schulthess Klinik

2009

Spinal Deformity Fellowship bei Lawrence Lenke, Washington University, St. Louis

2007–2009

Resident Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery, Schulthess Klinik

2006–2007

Visiting Physician, Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery, Schulthess Klinik

Education and training

2006

Continuing education title in neurosurgery

2003–2006

Specialist training Neurosurgery, National Institute of Neurosurgery, Budapest

2002–2003

Clinical Fellow, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London

1999–2001

General surgery and emergency medicine, Semmelweis-Universität Budapest

1999

Medical Diploma, Doctorate (Dr. med.)

1993–1999

Study of Medicine, Semmelweis-Universität, Budapest

Memberships

Swiss Society of Neurosurgery SGNCH

Swiss Society of Spinal Surgery SGS

Swiss Medical Association FMH

Scoliosis Research Society (SRS), Candidate Member

EUROSPINE – Member of Programm Committee

European Spine Journal - Member of Assistant Editorial Board

Awards and honours

Backcare Research Award 2013 UK – «The influence of comorbidity on the risks end benefits of spine surgery for degenerative lumbar disorders»

Grants and stipends

2015–2017 Swiss National Science Foundation: Grant: Development of A Fully Automatic Lumbar Intervertebral Disc (IVD) MRI Segmentation Method and Its Applications in Spinal Diagnostic and Intervention Studies Guoyan Zheng1, Daniel Haschtmann2, Cheng Chen1, and Tamás Fekete2
1 - Institute for Surgical Technology and Biomechanics, University of Bern, Switzerland
2 - Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery, Schulthess Klinik, Zurich, Switzerland

2015 Mäxi Foundation – Grant: Short vs. Long Fusion for Degenerative Lumbar Kyphoscoliosis: Addressing Proximal Junction Failure in the Osteoporotic Spine. Multibody modeling - Prof. S Ferguson, D Haschtmann, TF Fekete