A subsidiary of the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf

Vom 24.06.2024 bis 01.07.2024 zieht unsere Klinik in ein neues Gebäude. In diesem Zeitraum sind wir nur eingeschränkt erreichbar. Vielen Dank für Ihr Verständnis.


As Managing Director, Dr. Detlef Loppow is responsible for management of Martini-Klinik am UKE GmbH in accordance with German corporation law. UKE Business Services GmbH & Co. KG, represented by Matthias Waldmann, is a shareholder in the Martini-Klinik.


Interview: Digital treatment pathways in medicine [in German; English subtitle auto-translation available] 
At the Martini-Klinik, systematic measurement of outcome quality along structured treatment pathways has long been standard digital practice. In addition, many operations at the clinic are assisted by robotic systems. “The expertise and the gold standard for performing this procedure correctly lie in our surgeons’ collective competencies.” However, the Martini-Klinik is also exploring the possibilities of AI and asking a justifiable question: “Will AI become the gold standard some day?” Dr. Detlef Loppow speaks with Dr. Gunter Trojandt.  

Interview: Visions of the future [in German; English subtitle auto-translation available]
More harm than good – that’s how the Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG) assessed the PSA test. In this interview, Prof. Markus Graefen explains why he finds this assessment hard to fathom.

Media articles

Führen und Wirtschaften: Dem Krebs an den Kragen [German only]
An unconventional staffing policy, innovative surgical techniques and internal quality measurement systems promote research, development and optimised treatments for prostate cancer patients.


Dr. Detlef Loppow
Managing director

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