Dr. Stephan Ortner is a Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon at Reem Hospital with more than 20 years of experience in the field. He is Austrian board-certified in Orthopedics/ Traumatology and has received his training and gained his experience at the General Hospital Vienna/ University Clinics.
Dr. Stephan holds a Ph.D. in Biology/ Genetics from the University of Vienna and specializes in treating injuries and fractures, as well as Surgeries of the Upper Extremity and Knee, either Open or Arthroscopically. He has been successfully applying his knowledge in Genetics and Biology in the relatively new field of Regenerative Medicine, providing additional treatment options to improve patients’ condition and recovery. He strongly believes in conservative treatment for most conditions before suggesting surgery to his patients.
Prior to joining Reem Hospital, Dr. Stephan was associated with well-known healthcare facilities in Austria and the UAE where he held prominent positions. He believes in continuous learning and education and ensures to keep up to date with his field of practice by attending regular Orthopedic meetings and training courses.