Dr. Uwe Kästner


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

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

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

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

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

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)

Medical certification examination, Freie Universität Berlin

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)