Lother Meier, M.D.

1983

Studied Medicine at Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich; granted license to practice

1984

Doctoral graduation; scientific assistant at Johannes Gutenberg University Medical Center, Mainz

1991

Began practicing as Internal Medicine Specialist at Main-Taunus Medical Center, Hofheim and Bad Soden

1994

Rheumatologist and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist at Rheumatology Unit 1, Wiesbaden; appointed Chief Consultant

1997 to present

Internal Medicine and Rheumatology Specialist in private practice, Hofheim, Taunus

2001 to present

Consulting Physician at Main-Taunus Medical Center

2010 to present

Affiliated physician with Main-Taunus Private Clinic Bad-Soden

Professional Certification:

  • Medical specialist examination for internal medicine
  • Medical specialist examination for rheumatology
  • Medical specialist examination for physical and rehabilitation medicine
  • DVO-certified osteologist
  • Head of Rheumatology Focus Unit, Hofheim, Taunus

Research Activities:

  • Since 1997 – Responsible investigator in numerous multi-center national and international studies on therapies of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and in the field of osteoarthritis research.
  • Since 2011 – Partner, Center for Innovative Diagnostics And Therapy – Rheumatology/Immunology (“ciri”) hosted by Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt.
  • Publications and lectures on the topics of diagnostics and therapy of rheumatic diseases, imaging methods in rheumatology, early diagnosis and treatment of osteoarthritis, healthcare infrastructure as well as professional policy topics.
  • Seminar lecturer on topics related to healthcare policy and quality circles.

Memberships:

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Innere Medizin (DGIM) (German Society for Internal Medicine)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Rheumatologie (DGRH) (German Society for Rheumatology)
  • Rheuma-Liga (Rheumatism League)
  • Rheumazentrum Rhein-Main (Rhine-Main Area Rheumatology Center)
  • American College of Rheumatology (ACR)
  • Chairman, State of Hessen Rheumatologists Association (BDRH)

Dr. med. Lothar Meier

Internal Medicine and Rheumatology

Diagnosis and treatment of all rheumatic spectrum diseases, including inflammatory rheumatic systemic diseases. This includes thorough rheumatologic anamnesis and a full physical examination focusing on internal and rheumatologic aspects, followed by examinations using state-of-the-art, specialized technology at the medical center.

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