Legal Notice

According to § 5 of the German Telemedia Act

Responsible for Content::
Joachim Thiel
Orthopädie am Platzl
Pfisterstr. 7
80331 München
Phone int.: (0049) (089) 25 54 65 65
Fax int.: (0049) (089) 25 54 65 70

Occupational Titles:

Specialist in Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery
Specialist in General Surgery


Competent Medical Association:

Bayerische Landesärztekammer (Medical Association of Bavaria)
Mühlbaurstraße 16
81677 München


Competent Supervisory Authority:

Kassenärztliche Vereinigung Bayerns (The Bavarian Association of Statutory Health
Insurance Physicians (KVB) )


Professional Regulations:

Professional code for doctors in Bavaria, Regulation of health care professionals in Bavaria
The regulations are part of the website of the Medical Association of Bavaria

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Website Localization:
Manuela Schomann (
und Ian Howes

Liability for Contents
As service providers, we are liable for own contents of these websites according to Sec. 7, paragraph 1 German Telemedia Act (TMG). However, according to Sec. 8 to 10 German Telemedia Act (TMG), service providers are not obligated to permanently monitor submitted or stored information or to search for evidences that indicate illegal activities.

Legal obligations to removing information or to blocking the use of information remain unchallenged. In this case, liability is only possible at the time of knowledge about a specific violation of law. Illegal contents will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.

Limitation of Liability
The content of our website has been compiled with meticulous care and to the best of our knowledge. However, we cannot assume any liability for the up-to-dateness, completeness or accuracy of any of the pages. For all damages, directly or indirectly resulting of the use of this website, we cannot assume any liability. Our website may contain links to the websites of third parties (“external links”). As the design and content of these websites is not under our control, “Joachim Thiel” dissociates himself expressly from such external content. The use of links on, which lead to external websites, is the sole responsibility of the user. The content and works published on are governed by the copyright laws of Germany.

Liability for Links
Our offer includes links to external third party websites. We have no influence on the contents of those websites, therefore we cannot guarantee for those contents. Providers or administrators of linked websites are always responsible for their own contents.

The linked websites had been checked for possible violations of law at the time of the establishment of the link. Illegal contents were not detected at the time of the linking. A permanent monitoring of the contents of linked websites cannot be imposed without reasonable indications that there has been a violation of law. Illegal links will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.

Dispute resolution
The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (OS):
Please find our email in the impressum/Imprint.

We do not take part in online dispute resolutions at consumer arbitration boards.