Ludger Hanneken, MD

Ludger Hanneken, MD, received his specialization in ophthalmology from the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Münster in Germany. He has been in private practice since 1993 and started practicing corneal refractive surgery as early as 1993 with PRK and PTK. Subsequently he integrated the developing technologies like LASIK and Femto-Lasik into his practice.

Dr. Hanneken adopted early the refractive concept into his intraocular surgeries having a extensive experience with all the available premium-IOL`s in Europe. He was the second surgeon in Europe using the new technology of Femtophaco with the LensAr system.  Dr. Hanneken has participated in many clinical studies about various premium-IOL`s and is one of 5 members of the ICL-user group in Germany.

For many years he is working as head surgeon for intraocular surgery at Sehkraft Augenzentrum in Cologne, Germany.  In 1997, Dr. Hanneken founded a private practice in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. In July 2014 Dr Hanneken founded VallmedicVision, the first private eye clinic in Andorra. Both entities are focused at offering refractive corneal and intraocular surgery with the latest available technologies.

Dr. Hanneken is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) as well as an Ambassador for intraocular surgery IOTA (International Ophthalmic Technology Association)

In addition to clinical activities, in 2012 Dr. Hanneken founded Andomed, a company dedicated to online education of patients and professionals in the field of refractive and intraocular surgery.



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