Dr. med. Uli Schmiddem

St. Josef-Krankenhaus Kupferdreh

Klinik für Schulter- und Ellenbogenchirurgie - Oberarzt
Heidbergweg 22-24
45257 Essen
Fon: +49 201 455 1305
Fax: +49 201 455 1311

Facharzt für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie
Manuelle Therapie, Notfallmedizin



  • 2017: Lower Limb Joint Reconstruction and Arthroplasty; Canberra, Australien (6 Monate)
  • 2016: Shoulder, Upper Limb and Arthroplasty; Geelong, Australien (12 Monate)


Schulterchirurgische Publikationen

  1. Monocortical fixation of the coracoid in the Latarjet procedure is significantly weaker than bicortical fixation.
    Schmiddem U, Hawi N, Liodakis E, Dratzidis A, Kraemer M, Hurschler C, Page R, Meller R.
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2018 Jan 13. doi: 10.1007/s00167-018-4837-2.
  2. Fatty degeneration of the deltoid muscle associated with displaced proximal humerus fractures.
    Panzica M, Brandes J, Schmiddem U, Karch A, Hawi N, Krettek C, Meller R.
    Technol Health Care. 2017 Oct 23;25(5):959-967. doi: 10.3233/THC-170834.
  3. Combined Fluoroscopic and Arthroscopic Detection and Removal of a Foreign Body Lost During Elective Shoulder Arthroscopy: A Case Report.
    Schmiddem U, Hawi N, Suero EM, Meller R
    J Orthop Case Rep. 2017 Mar-Apr;7(2):78-81. doi: 10.13107/jocr.2250-0685.760.
  4. Arthroscopic Debridement for Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears.
    N. Hawi, U. Schmiddem, M. Omar, T. Stuebig, C. Krettek, M. Petri, R. Meller
    The Open Orthopaedics Journal, 2016, 10: 324-329
  5. Posttraumatic nonunions and malunions of the proximal humerus: Possibilities and limitations of corrective osteotomy.
    Meller R, Hawi N, Schmiddem U, Millett PJ, Petri M, Krettek C.
    Unfallchirurg. 2015 Jul;118(7):577-85. doi: 10.1007/s00113-015-0032-9. German.
  6. Indikationen und Ergebnisse debridierender Eingriffe bei irreparabler Rotatorenmanschettenruptur.
    Hawi N, Schmiddem U, Liodakis E, Petri M, Krettek C, Meller R
    Arthroskopie (2014) 27: 16 -20, February 01, 2014. German.
  7. Klinische und apparative Untersuchungstechniken des Schultergelenkes.
    Schmiddem U, Krettek C, Meller R
    OP-Journal 2013; 29(1): 6-14. DOI: 10.1055/s-0032-1328427
  8. First degree open, proximal and distal fractures of the lower arm with scapholunate ligament rupture. Case report of severe extremity trauma.       
    Schmiddem U, Jenzer A
    Der Unfallchirurg, Volume 116 issue 12 ,Dec 2013, pages 1128-1132