Our practice team

Enthusiastic experts in the ENT field

Our well-coordinated team of experts will be happy to provide comprehensive, competent and empathetic care for patients and visitors during their stay at the HNO Klinik am Taunus.

Each member of staff has received excellent training and we speak several languages. We have a very good educational background and ongoing refresher training keeps our knowledge always up to date and in line with the latest findings in the ENT field.

  • Dr. Med. Udo C. Rahmel: Medical Director of Clinic / Partner of the ENT practice group CV
  • Bernhard J. Schmidt: Medical Director of Clinic / Partner of the ENT practice groupCV
  • Christiane Braun: Medical assistant / Team Leader / Quality Management
  • Maria Moscato-Ferro: Medical assistant / Logistics
  • Marion Berndroth: Medical assistant / Communications
  • Vesna Komarov: Medical assistant / Operating theatre assistant / X-ray assistant
  • Sarah Iuliano-Jäger: Medical assistant
  • Amina Kujovic: Medical assistant / Operating theatre assistant
  • Dana Strecker: Medical assistant / Operating theatre assistant
  • Dr. Med. Udo C. Rahmel: Medical Director of Clinic / Partner of the ENT practice group

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    Curriculum Vitae

    Medical career
    • Study of human medicine at the Georg-August Universität in Göttingen
    • Dissertation on "Supracondylar osteotomies of femur and tibial plateau for the treatment of gonarthrosis" (1983)
    • Naval Medical Officer at the German Seals Team in Eckernförde (1982/83)
    • "Diving physician in the navy" and "Aviation physician in the navy" (since 1983)
    • Specialist training and senior physician at the HNO Uni-Klinik of the Christian-Albrecht University Kiel, Prof. Dr. H. Rudert (1983-1989)
    • Establishment and Management of the department "Allergology" at the HNO Uni-Klinik Kiel
    • Medical specialist "Allergology"
    • Foundation of the ENT practice in Hofheim am Taunus with focus on surgery and conservative treatment methods (1990)
    • Implementation of keyhole sinus surgery as outpatient procedure as one of the first ENT specialists in Germany (1990)
    • Foundation of the ENT practice group with ENT specialist Bernhard J. Schmidt (1996)
    • Foundation of the ENT private clinic with beds available for inpatient treatment, Expansion of the "HNO-Zentrum Main-Taunus" (1997)
    • Additional qualification "Environmental Medicine" (1999)
    • Member of the Landesärztekammer Hessen, Kassenärztliche Vereinigung Hessen as well as major scientific societies in the field of otorhinolaryngology and allergology
    • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hals-Nasen-Ohrenheilkunde, Kopf-Hals-Chirurgie
    • European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery (EAFPS)
    • Ärzteverband Deutscher Allergologen (AEDA)
    • Deutscher Berufsverband Hals-Nasen-Ohrenärzte
    • HNO-Ärzte Hessen e.V.
    • Scientific publications and lectures in the field of allergies, pseudoallergies and sinus polyposis
  • Bernhard J. Schmidt: Medical Director of Clinic / Partner of the ENT practice group

    Curriculum Vitae

    Medical career
    • Study of human medicine at the Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg and Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel (1976-1981)
    • Fulbright-scholarship holder at Indiana University in Indianapolis, USA for Graduate Studies at the Institute of Pharmacology (1982/83)
    • Practical year at the Diakonissenanstalt in Flensburg; Licence to practise as a physician (1983)
    • Military service as a surgeon major and surgeon general in the scientific department of the Schifffahrtmedizinische Institut der Bundesmarine, Kiel; Training as a Diving Doctor of the Navy (1984-85)
    • Universitäts-HNO-Klinik Kiel (Direktor Prof. Dr. H. Rudert) as junior and senior physician with specialist training as ENT specialist, head and neck surgery (1989) as well as further training in specific ENT surgery, recognition as medical specialist for plastic surgery (1991) as well as voice and speech disorders (1994); Establishment of the care unit for deaf people with Cochlear implants at the clinic, leading to the Cochlear-Implant-Zentrum Kiel (1985-1995)
    • Has worked since 1996 as a surgeon and ENT specialist in conservative treatment, foundation of the ENT practice group in Hofheim/Ts. with Dr.med. Udo Rahmel as well as 1997 foundation of the jointly run HNO-Privatklinik am Taunus
    • Member of the Landesärztekammer Hessen and the Kassenärztliche Vereinigung Hessen
    • Senior member of relevant scientific societies of ENT medicine (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hals-Nasen- Ohrenheilkunde, Kopf- und Hals-Chirurgie, Berufsverband der HNO-Ärzte, HNO-Ärzte Hessen, Bundesverband Ambulantes Operieren as well as Medizinisches Qualitätsnetzwerk Hofheim)
    • Scientific publications, lectures and book contributions on pharmacologic subjects and care for the hearing-impaired.
    • Membership in different charity service clubs