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Dr Kadir Kocadag

Head of the Centre for Ophtholmonology

Dr Kadir Kocadag


  • Macular degeneration
  • Cataract treatment
  • Glaucoma treatment
  • Treatment of eye tumours
  • The successful treatment of many severe eye diseases has been made possible thanks to the head of the centre, Dr. Kadir Kocadag, MD.

Dr Kocadag has many years of professional experience gained at renowned university ophthalmology clinics and is a leading specialist in the field of eye diseases in Germany and in Europe. Under his leadership, the centre provides state-of-the-art treatment through regular continuing education and presentations at national and international congresses as well as participation in numerous ophthalmological associations. The centre provides many specialised eye examinations and treatments using state-of-the-art equipment.

Work Experience:

Kadir Kocadag, MD was born in Gelsenkirchen and completed his medical studies at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany. He started his career as a specialist physician at the University Hospital Essen. As a leading physician, he worked in the Department of Macula, Retina and Tumours at the University Hospital Essen. Until 2015, he worked as a leading consulting physician at the St. Elisabeth Hospital in Essen.

Dr Kocadag brilliantly defended his thesis on "Episcleral venous pressure in patients with endocrine orbitopathy in the anterior eye". Dr Kocadag regularly gives numerous papers and presentations at renowned national congresses and continuing education courses. Since 2015, he has been working at the Eye Disease Centre at the Academic Hospital Solingen.

Contact us

For the treatment of patients from other countries, the University Hospital Solingen has an international department whose staff helps non-German speaking patients and their relatives to receive medical care. The clinic staff organise consultations and treatment in the hospital departments.
You will receive counselling and detailed answers to all your questions. You can call us by phone, fill in a call-back request or send us an e-mail:

Tel: +49 212 5476913
Viber | WhatsApp: +49 173-2034066 | +49 177-5404270

For your convenience, please save the phone number to your phone's address book and call or text us free of charge on WhatsApp, Viber or Telegram. Requests made on weekends or public holidays will be processed on the first working day. For urgent cases, the processing of the enquiry will be carried out on weekends and public holidays.


Gotenstraße 1, 42653 Solingen 
+49 212 547 69 13  l  +49 177 540 42 70  l  +49 173 203 40 66
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