Internship at Max-Planck-Institute of Psychiatry in Martinsried (D) and University Hospital Grosshadern (Munich). Subsequently, postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Neurobiology at Stanford University. Special training in neurology at Philipps-Universität Marburg (D), still holding there an extraordinary professorship. Since 2010 in Switzerland, first as senior consultant at Neurocentro della Svizzera Italiana, currently as deputy Medical Director at Rehaklinik Zihlschlacht.
- Movement disorders, especially Parkinson’s disease
- General neurology and neurorehabilitation
- Clinical research
Matthias Oechsner was born in Munich, 1963, where he also grew up. He earned his medical degree at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich in 1989. His further education to become a medical specialist for Neurology took place at the Max-Planck-Institute for psychiatry in Munich and at the Neurological University Clinic of Hamburg-Eppendorf. Since 25 years Dr. Oechsner works for different Clinics in the sector of movement disorders and Parkinson’s Disease. Since 2011 he is in position of the Head of the Parkinson’s Centre of the Rehaklinik Zihlschlacht. His main concern is with the treatment of motoric and non-motoric intricacies of the Parkinson’s Disease with innovative therapy possibilities such as deep-brain-stimulation and medical-pumps.
Specialist in Parkinson’s Disease and movement disorders