Prof. Dr. med. Martin G. Mack

Specialist for diagnostic radiology

Career

1968
Born in Munich, Germany

1987 – 1989
Military Service in the Mountain Infantry Battalion Berchtesgaden

11/18/1988
Awarded the Medal of Honor from the German Armed Forces for outstanding service in the mountain rescue patrol

1989 – 1992
Medical studies at the Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich

1990
Guest investigator at the Rockefeller University in New York (Howard Hughes Medical Institute scholarship)
Laboratory: Prof. Dr. Günter Blobel

1992 – 1995
Medical studies at the Freie Universität Berlin (“Free University of Berlin”)

1995 – 1996
Internship at the Virchow Clinic of the medical faculty of the Humboldt University of Berlin
Unit: Radiotherapy and outpatient clinic
Director: Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. R. Felix

1996 – 1998
Resident at the Virchow Clinic of the medical faculty of the Humboldt University of Berlin
Unit: Radiotherapy and Outpatient Clinic
Director: Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. R. Felix

1998 – 2000
Scientific assistant at the Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at the University Hospital Frankfurt/Main
Director: Prof. Dr. Thomas J. Vogl

2000
Certification as specialist for diagnostic radiology

2000 – 2006
Medical director at the Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at the University Hospital Frankfurt/Main

2002
Habilitation in radiology and awarded the academic title of Assistant Professor

2003 – 2004
Correspondence course in business administration for physicians

2004
Certification as health economist

2005 – 2008
Secretary general of the European Society of Head and Neck Radiology

2007 – 2012
Associate director at the Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at the University Hospital Frankfurt/Main

2007
Appointed Adjunct Professor at the University of Frankfurt/Main.

2008 – 2011
Vice president of the European Society of Head and Neck Radiology

2011
President of the European Society of Head and Neck Radiology

2012
Associate partner in the Radiologie München group practice

Focus areas

  • Diagnostics of the head and neck region, neuroradiology
  • Musculoskeletal system diagnostics, sport injury diagnostics, traumatological diagnostics
  • Oncological diagnostics
  • CT-controlled interventions (pain therapy, tissue samples, drainages, tumor ablations)
  • Spinal diagnostics and therapy (pain therapy, vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty)
  • CT and MRI supported diagnostic examinations of all organ systems
  • Diagnostic radiologic examinations of all organ systems

Publications

Membership in scientific MEDICAL SOCIETIES (as of 2012)

  • Deutsche Röntgengesellschaft (German Society of Radiology)
  • European Society of Radiology
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • European Society of Head and Neck Radiology
  • European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (ESSR)
  • European Society of Emergency Radiology (ESER)
  • Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Lasermedizin (German Society for Laser Medicine)
  • ASCO
  • Full member of the Bavarian Emergency Physicians Consortium
  • Head and Neck Radiology Consortium of the Radiological Society of Germany
  • German Society for Interventional Radiology
  • Founding member of the Interdisciplinary Dysphagia Task Force

 

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

November 18, 1988
Presentation of the Medal of Honor from the German Armed Forces

June 2003
Presentation of the Pater-Leander-Fischer Award 2003 from the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Lasermedizin (German Society for Laser Medicine) for the scientific paper on “MR-guided laser induced thermotherapy (LITT) of malignant liver and soft tissue tumours”

March 2006
Best scientific paper award, ECR 2006 for the presentation titled “High resolution Multislice CT (MSCT) for predicting basal Cochlear Length for Electric-Acoustic Stimulation”

March 2008
Best scientific paper award, ECR 2008 for the presentation titled “Pedicle screw placement in trauma patients with unstable fractures of the thoracic spine using CT-assistance”

May 2012
Innovation award from the Deutsche Röntgengesellschaft (German Radiological Society)

May 2014
Presentation of the Eugenie and Felix Wachsmann Award from the Deutschen Röntgengesellschaft (German Radiological Society)

May 2015
Presentation of the Eugenie and Felix Wachsmann Award from the Deutschen Röntgengesellschaft (German Radiological Society)