Medical Departments

Plastic Surgery

Treatment and Care Priorities at a Glance:

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

The female breast is primarily treated. However, the skin is also an organ to be treated.

Here our services and procedures at a glance:

  • Breast reconstruction with implants or/and own tissue with tumours or deformation
  • Nipple reconstruction by local flap-grafting and areola pigmentation
  • Breast reduction
  • Adaptational breast asymmetry surgery
  • Corrective surgery for gynaecomastia (= male breast augmentation)
  • Local, regional, and distant flap-grafting with restoration of soft tissues
  • Grafting corrections after accidents or burns
  • Skin transplants
  • Scar corrections
  • Removal and graft covering of skin tumours
  • and much more

Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetic surgery refers to procedures that are not medically necessary, but are intended to improve the appearance. To do this, special training is required that not every surgeon has.

Here our services and procedures at a glance:

  • Breast augmentation
  • Breast reduction
  • Breast lift
  • Tummy tuck
  • Thigh and buttock lift
  • Body lift
  • Upper arm lift
  • Liposuction (in ultrasound-assisted and conventional tumescent technique)
  • Upper and lower eyelid sculpting
  • Face-lifting
  • Endoscopic-assisted forehead lift
  • Neck lift
  • Ear correction
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Wrinkle treatment with peeling (Blue Peel), dermabrasion, injections, Botox
  • Permanent make-up
  • Laser therapy
  • and much more

Hand Surgery

The hand is a unique organ and indispensable tool. We treat both acute and severe injuries, as well as congenital hand malformations, rheumatic diseases, and the consequences of fractures and ligament injuries.

Here our services and procedures at a glance:

  • Secondary restoration after hand injuries
  • Correction to incorrectly-healed hand fractures
  • Dupuytren's contracture
  • Peripheral nerve compression syndromes (carpal tunnel syndrome, sulcus ulnaris syndrome, the Loge de Guyon syndrome)
  • Rheumatism and arthritis surgery, including artificial joints
  • Ring band split
  • Ganglion removal
  • and much more


Dr. Joachim Grab
Specialist for Surgery and Plastic Surgery
Elisabethstra├če 1
68165 Mannheim
Phone (0621) 7179-500
Fax (0621) 7179-501