Wolf Jürgen Mann, MD

Languages: German, English, French

Education and Medical Training

October 1968 Medical Board, Freiburg, Germany
February 1969 MD thesis, Freiburg, Medical School, Germany
01.12.1968 – 15.02.1970 Surgical, medical and obgyn intern in Püttlingen, Berlin and Munich, Germany
06.03.1970 Medical License


September 1976 Board Certified Otolaryngologist


October 1983 Fellow American College of Surgeons (FACS)


April 1970 – January 1971 Resident Department of Pathology, Saarbrücken, Germany
January 1971 – January 1973 Resident Department of General and Plastic Surgery Medical College Ohio Toledo, USA
August 1973 – August 1976 Resident Department of Otolaryngology, Freiburg, Germany
Janaury 1977 Assistant-Professor Department of Otolaryngology Freiburg, Medical School, Germany
July 1983 Associate Professor Department of Otolaryngology Freiburg, Medical School, Germany
April 1988 Elected Chairman Department of Otolaryngology Mainz Medical School, Germany
April 1988 Elected Chairman Department of Otolaryngology, Essen Medical School, Germany, appointment refused
June 1993 – May 1995 Chief of Staff Mainz, Medical School, Germany
April 1993 Elected Chairman Department of Otolaryngology Freiburg, Medical School, Germany, appointment refused
2014 Professor Emeritus Mainz Medical School, Germany

Honors and professional recognitions

1998 Honorary Professor Yaroslavl State Medical Academy, Russia
1999 President German Ultrasound Society
2001 Honorary Doctorate Medical Faculty Rostov/Don, Russia
2002 Foreign Member of Russian Academy of Science (RAS)
2003 Honorary Doctorate Medical Faculty Yaroslavl, Russia
2005 Board Member Mainz Medical School, Germany
2010 Golden order for Development of Medical System, Russia
2013 Honorary Professor Medical Faculty Kazachstan
2013 Professorship Setchenov Medical Institute Moscow, Russia, appointment refused
2014 Professor Emeritus Mainz Medical School, Germany
2021 visiting Professor Pavlov Medical University Saint Petersburg, Russia

Subspecialties and Boards

  • Plastic and facial reconstructive surgery
  • Allergy
  • Enviromental medicine
  • Head and neck surgery


  • German Otolaryngolocic Society
  • German Society for Endoscopy
  • French ENT-Society
  • American Bronch-Oesophagological Society
  • American Laryngologic Association
  • American Skull Base Society
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
  • European skull base society
  • Fellow American Triologic Society
  • Fellow American Society of Head and Neck Surgery
  • Fellow American Rhinologic Society
  • Fellow American Neurootologoc Society
  • Fellow American Otologic Society
  • Honorary Member of Brazilian Rhinologic Society and Society for Esthetic facial Surgery
  • Honorary Member of Greek Otolaryngologic Society
  • Honorary Member of German Ultrasound Society
  • Honorary Member Russian Rhinologic Society
  • Honorary Member Panhellenic ENT Society
  • Honorary Member or Rhinologic Society Kazachstan
  • Honored and Keynote-Speaker at numerous International Meetings in Austria, Brazil, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Japan, Indonesia, Libya, Poland, Philippines, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States of America, Oman, Kazachstan

Member editorial board

  • Journal of Ultraschall
  • Journal of HNO
  • Journal Laryngologie/Otologie
  • Journal ORL
  • Laryngoscope
  • Russian Journal of Rhinology
    Current Opinion Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
  • Annales d’Otolaryngologie et de Chirurgie Cervico faciale
  • European Archives of ORL


Editor and author of 13 textbooks in general otolaryngology, ultrasonography, allergy, microneurosurgery and neurootology.

Autor and coauthor of several hundred original articles in national und international journals.

Research: Minimal invasive surgery, inner ear disorders, inflammatory paranasal sinus disease, tumor biology