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Prof. Dr.
Mathias Langer

Department of Radiology
Medical Director
Phone: 0049-761-270-38050


  • 1981 Fellowship at the Harvard Medical School
  • 1984-1992 Professor of Radiology at the Freie Universität (University) Berlin, Vice Chairman Radiology at the Freie Universität (University) Berlin
  • 1990 Chairman of Radiology at the University Hospital Jena
  • 1992 Full Professor (C4) an Medical Director of the Department of Radiology, Medical Center – University of Freiburg
  • 2001 Master of Hospital Business Administration and Diploma in health Economics (Business School Cologne and Chur)

Focus of research

  • MRI development, especially oncological problems/ disease management
  • IT and management in radiology
  • Digital radiology
  • Breast cancer imaging

Selected publications

  • Benndorf M, Herda C, Langer M, Kotter E. Provision of the DDSM mammography metadata in an accessible format. Med Phys. 2014; 41(5)(online):051902.
  • Pache G, Krauss B, Strohm P, Saueressig U, Blanke P, Bulla S, Schafer O, Helwig P, Kotter E, Langer M, Baumann T. Dual-energy CT virtual noncalcium technique: detecting posttraumatic bone marrow lesions--feasibility study. Radiology. 2010; 256(2):617-624.
  • Kotter E, Einert A, Merz C, Winterer J, Hauer M P, Altehoefer C, Buitrago-Téllez C H, Langer M. Softcopy, digital hardcopy and conventional fi lm reading of chest images: A ROC study using simulated nodules. Comput Assist Radiol. 1997: 46-49.
  • Altehoefer C, Blum U, Bathmann J, Wüstenberg Ch, Uhrmeister P, Laubenberger J, Lange W, Schwarzkopf J, Moser E, Langer M. Comparativ diagnostic accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging and immunoscintigraphy using TC-99M labelled monoclonal antibodies for detection of bone marrow involvement in patients with malignant lymphoma. J. Clin. Oncol. 1997; Vol. 15, No. 5: 1754-1760.

Research methods

  • MRI 1,5 Tesla + 3 Tesla
  • CT Multisclice + Dual Energy
  • Digital Mammography