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Dr. Uwe Kästner


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Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System, FMH
Ultrasound musculoskeletal system (SGUM)
Manual therapy (SAMM)
Interventional pain therapy (SSIPM)



Main areas of activity

  • Dance medicine and sports injuries

  • Chronic pain therapy

  • Conservative orthopaedics in all age groups

Additional qualifications

  • Specialised pain therapy

  • Acupuncture

  • Chirotherapy

  • Radiology and ultrasound

  • Psychosomatic medicine

  • Shockwave therapy

Training and CV

Since 2014
SportClinic Zurich Sihlcity

2001-2014
Self-employed as an orthopaedic and trauma surgeon in private practice, Berlin

2010
Sports journalist at ARD – Olympic Games in Vancouver, medical consultant in LUCKY TRIMMER dance performance series, Berlin, since 2004

1999-2008
Services for international ice skating productions in the US and Germany, counselling for FID (Friends In Deed), New York, USA

1998
Certification as a specialist in orthopaedics (Berlin Chamber of Physicians)

1993-1999
Training as a resident physician and specialist in Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery, Krankenhaus Am Urban Hospital, Berlin (Prof. Dr. Weigert; PD Dr. Letsch) and Department of Orthopaedics, Neukölln Hospital (Prof. Dr. Scholz)

1992
Medical certification examination, Freie Universität Berlin

1984-1992
Studies at Humboldt University, Berlin; University of Münster; University of Vienna, Austria; Freie Universität Berlin; Southern Illinois University, Springfield, USA

Professional memberships

  • German Pain Society (Deutsche Schmerzgesellschaft; part of the International Association for the Study of Pain Section, ASP)

  • Multidisciplinary pain management association, Berlin (IVS)

  • Dance medicine Germany (tamed)

  • LUCKY TRIMMER (Berlin dancing platform)

Locations