Michael Lichtenberg

Michael Lichtenberg

Chief Medical Officer and Director of the Angiology Department and Vascular Center

Vascular Centre Clinic Arnsberg, Arnsberg, Germany

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Biography

Michael Lichtenberg, MD, FESC is the Chief Medical Officer and Director of the Angiology Department and Vascular Center at the Arnsberg Clinic in Arnsberg, Germany.

Dr. Lichtenberg earned his medical degree from the Heinrich-Heine Medical University of Dusseldorf, and also studied at the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana and the Texas Heart Institute in Houston, Texas.

As esteemed Interventional Angiologist with 20 years of experience in endovascular interventions, Dr. Lichtenberg was elected to serve as Managing Director of the German Society for Angiology in 2017. In 2019, he was elected to serve as the society’s President.

Dr. Lichtenberg’s areas of clinical interest include deep venous intervention, peripheral artery disease, peripheral thrombosis and atherosclerosis.

In addition to his day-to-day work in interventional care, his main interest is the evaluation of new devices, techniques and procedures for the intervention of peripheral artery disease. Dr. Lichtenberg has performed a series of studies in this area and conducted many clinical trials.

Articles

The Role of Atherectomy in Peripheral Artery Disease: Current Evidence and Future Perspectives

Grigorios Korosoglou, Sorin Giusca, Martin Andrassy, et al

Published:

Citation: Vascular & Endovascular Review 2019:2(1):12–8.

Keywords

Angiology, Peripheral Artery Disease, Interventional Cardiology