Director of training for assistant doctors and rheumatology,
PD Dr. Matthias Seidel, who grew up in Basel and southern Baden, studied in Italy, Germany and the USA. He participated in scientific studies as a Marie Curie scholarship holder of the European Union in France. In Bonn he established the Department of Internal Rheumatology where he has been working as a senior physician since 2003. The focus of his clinical work is the entire spectrum of inflammatory and degenerative rheumatism. Over and above his work with patients in the Schmerzklinik, he will also continue to carry out scientific research and studies. His main focus is the influence of the nervous system (neurogenic inflammation) on rheumatic diseases, biomarkers and rare rheumatic diseases.