Prof. Dr. med. Christopher Herzog

Specialist for diagnostic radiology

Career

1969
Born in Munich, Germany, married, three children

1990 – 1997
Medical studies at the Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich

1993
Visiting researcher at the Lomonossow University in Moscow, GUS

1994 1995
Visiting researcher at the RWTH (college of applied science) in Aachen.

1997
Internship at St. Vincent’s Hospital, New York, USA

1998 – 1999
Internship at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich, neurosurgery (director: Prof. Dr. H.J. Reulen). Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University in Bonn, ENT (director: Prof. Dr. C. Herberhold)

1999
Medical consultant at Siemens in Erlangen until the market launch of the world’s first cardiac Multislice CT Plus 4 Volume Zoom

1999 2005
Scientific assistant at the Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt (director: Prof. Dr. T.J. Vogl)

2005
Assistant professor in the Department of Radiology at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA (director: Prof. Dr. P. Costello)

2006 2007
Chief resident at the Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt (director: Prof. Dr. T.J. Vogl)

Since 2007
Associate partner in the Radiologie München group practice

Professional qualifications

  • 1998 Magna cum laude doctorate: “Histomorphological changes after biliodigestive anastomosis”, surgical clinic at the RWTH in Aachen (director: Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. V. Schumpelick)
  • 1999 License to practice medicine
  • 2000 EU-sponsored correspondence course: “International comparative healthcare management” at the Hannover Medical School
  • 2005 Certification as diagnostic radiology specialists
  • 2005 – 2007 Chair: Educational Programme Committee of the European Society of Cardiac Radiology (ESCR)
  • 2006 Habilitation and awarded the academic title of Assistant Professor
  • 2010 Master of Business Administration, Warwick Business School, University of Warwick, Great Britain
  • 2014 Appointment as Professor

Focus areas

  • Non-invasive cardiac diagnostics with CT and MRI
  • HR-CT of the lung
  • Musculoskeletal diagnostics, sport injury diagnostics and traumatological diagnostics
  • Oncological diagnostics including breast diagnostics
  • CT-controlled interventions (pain therapy, tissue samples, drainages, tumor ablations)
  • CT, MRI and radiodiagnostics of all organ systems

Publications

  • Over 300 scientific lectures and advanced training courses
  • Over 70 publications

Membership in scientific MEDICAL SOCIETIES

  • Deutsche Röntgengesellschaft (German Society of Radiology- DRG)
  • Founding member of the Cardiac Diagnostics Consortium of the DRG
  • European Congress of Radiology (ECR)
  • Radiological Society of Northern America (RSNA)
  • European Society of Cardiac Radiology (ESCR)