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Prof. Dr.
Horst Urbach

Department of Neuroradiology
Medical Director
Phone: 0049-761-270-51810


  • 1995-1996 Senior physician Dept. of Neuroradiology, Dept. of Radiology, University of Bonn
  • 1996-1997 Senior physician Dept. of Neuroradiology, University of Würzburg
  • 1997-1998 Senior physician Dept. of Neuroradiology, Dept. of Radiology, University of Bonn
  • 1998-2013 Assistant medical director, Dept. of Neuroradiology, Radiology, University of Bonn
  • Since 2013 Full Professor (W3) and Medical Director, Department of Neuroradiology, Medical Center - University of Freiburg

Focus of research

  • Interventional neuroradiology
  • Presurgical epilepsy diagnostics
  • Diagnostics and therapy of stroke

Selected publications

  • Kellner E, Reisert M, Kiselev VG, Maurer CJ, Beume LA, Urbach H, Egger K. Automated Infarct Core Volumetry Within the Hypoperfused Tissue. Technical Implementation and Evaluation. J Comput Assist Tomo, 2016. doi:10.1097/RCT.0000000000000570.
  • Maurer CJ, Egger K, Dempfl e AK, Reinhard M, Meckel S, Urbach H. Facing the Time Window in Acute Ischemic Stroke. The Infarct Core. Clin Neuroradiol, 2016; 26(2):153-158.
  • Egger K, Hohenhaus M, Van Velthoven V, Heil S, Urbach H. Spinal diffusion tensor tractography for differentiation of intramedullary tumor-suspected lesions. Eur J Radiol, 2016; 85(12):2275-2280.
  • Urbach H, Mast H, Egger K, Mader I. Presurgical MR Imaging in Epilepsy. Clin Neuroradiol, 2015; 10(25) uppl. 2:151-155.
  • Urbach H, Rauer S, Mader I, Paus S, Wagner J, Malter MP, Pruss H, Lewerenz J, Kassubek J, Hegen H, Auer M, Deisenhammer F, Ufer F, Bien CG, Baumgartner A. Supratentorial white matter blurring associated with voltage-gated potassium channel-complex limbic encephalitis. Neuroradiology, 2015; 57(12):1203-1209.