Professor Walter has been in charge of the Department of Ophthalmology at the Uniklinik RWTH Aachen since 2003. Born in 1963, Walter earned his medical degree at the University of Cologne where he later served as Temporary Director and Assistant Medical Director. His medical expertise lies in the field of vitreous and retinal surgery.
Many surgeries in the Department of Ophthalmology clinic are conducted on an outpatient basis. All key aspects of ophthalmology are covered by certified specialists.
The department offers international patients the opportunity to clarify aspects of treatment beforehand by viewing the medical´documentation. Furthermore, our good international contacts enable planning of subsequent treatment in the patient’s home country.