Prof. Sherko Kuemmel
Prof. Sherko Kuemmel

•   Breast Surgeon – Expertise

•   One of the Leading Breast Surgeons in Germany (>2200 surgeries/year)

•   Senior Breast Surgeon (German Cancer Society)

•   Leading of the highest volume Breast Unit for oncoplastic and reconstructive surgery in Germany

•   Reference site for different new diagnostic surgical techniques

•   Chief investigator of different clinical trials in breast and axilla surgery

•   Scientific chair of one the largest international breast surgery conferences

Posts and Affiliations

•   Clinical Director – Multidisciplinary Breast Unit Kliniken Essen-Mitte, Germany
•   Lead Breast Cancer Research Program, Kliniken Essen-Mitte
•   Executive Board Member of the AGO (Arbeitsgemeinschaft Gynäkologische Onkologie)

Additional Roles

•    ESMO Faculty – Breast Cancer
•    Member of AWO Gyn – Commission for plastic and reconstructive surgery
•    Speaker of the AGIMed – Commission for Integrative Medicine of the AGO
•    Member of the Organ Commission Mamma of the AGO
•    Scientific Director of the WSG study group
•    Global PI, Head of clinical investigations and trials 27
•    IDMC ́s, Steering Boards national and international
•    Scientific committee of international and national symposia in breast cancer and surgical oncology

Organization Memberships

European Society of Medical Oncology, American Society of Clinical Oncology,
European Academy of Senology, German Cancer Society, German Society of Gynecology and
Obstetrics, Working Group for Gynecological Oncology, German Society of Senology,


Peer reviewed Publications: 322
First/Senior Author: 38
h-Index/i10-Index 66/232
Congress Abstracts/Proceedings: 443
Books/Book Chapter: 59
Invited oral Presentations/Lectures: 1032

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