Alexander Springer, MD, PhD, FEAPU

I am a European Board Recognized Pediatric Urologist  and Associate Professor in Pediatric Surgery at Medical Univesity Vienna.

Current Position

  • Specialist Pediatric Urologist and Surgeon, Medical University Vienna

  • Director of European Certified Training Program (FEAPU Program)

  • Associate Professor in Pediatric Surgery, Medical University Vienna

  • Previous Management Committee Member of European Union funded COST BM1303 DSD (A Systematic Elucidation of DSD)

  • Editor European Journal of Pediatric Surgery (Section Urology)

  • Guest Editor Frontiers of Pediatric Urology (The Role of Surgery in DSD)

  • Member of the Educational Committee of the European Society of Paediatric Urology

  • Steering Committee Member European Society of Paediatric Urology “Guidelines for DSD”

 

SPECIAL INTEREST & EXPERIENCE

  • Clinical: Pediatric Urology, Hypospadias, DSD, Undescended Testis

  • Experimental fetal uropathy in the Sheep model

  • International experience: Germany, USA, Ireland, UK, Egypt, Spain, Honduras, Poland, Slovenia, Bosnia

  • Organisation of Hypospadias Surgery Workshops in Vienna

  • Member of the Medical University Vienna Child Protection Group

  • Member of CAKUT Vienna (Congenital Anomalies of the Kidney and Urinary Tract) at the AKH

  • Consultant for Pediatric Urology in St. Anna Children’s Hospital, Vienna

  • Advisor and Consultant for the CAH self-support group Austria (Österreichische Selbsthilfgruppe AGS)

 

QUALIFICATIONS & DEGREES

  • MB, BCH University Leipzig 1999

  • MD University Leipzig 2001

  • Fellow of the Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery 2007

  • Fully registered medical practitioner with special registration (Pediatric surgery)

  • GMC number 7116705

  • March 2013 Fellow of the European Association of Pediatric Urology (FEAPU)

  • Associate Professor in Pediatric Surgery 2015

  • PhD 2019

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • European Society of Paediatric Urology

  • International Society on Hypospadias and DSD

  • German Association of Urology

  • Austrian Association of Surgery

  • Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery

  • Austrian Association of Pediatric Urology

  • Hypospadias International Society