Orthopädie und Traumatologie

The Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma treats diseases of the musculoskeletal system as well as new injuries, polytrauma, sports injuries and the consequences of injuries to the musculoskeletal system. As the national expertise center for bone and soft tissue tumors, it is also concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant tumors.

Pediatric orthopedics in the children's center is the main point of contact for problems affecting the musculoskeletal system in childhood or adolescence.

The division has a total of nine clinical sections that cover the entire spectrum of surgical and conservative orthopedics and highly specialized traumatology.


Andreas Leithner

"Treat the injured, save lives, restore mobility to patients and also play in the Champions League of orthopedic and traumatology research—you need a highly motivated team for that, like the one here in Graz."

Andreas Leithner, Head of Department


Auenbruggerplatz 5, 8036 Graz 
T: +43 316 385 14807
F: +43 316 385 14806