About us

Aim: Evaluate non operative treatment of spine diseases


  • Cooperation with the Orthopaedic University Clinic St. Josef-Hospital Bochum
  • Assistance for students and clinicians in scientific work
  • Evaluate non operative treatment in the Orthopaedic Praxis and Clinic
  • Experimental cadaver studies in cooperation with the Anatomic Institute of the Ruhr-University
  • Publication of the results in scientific journals and books
  • Information of the public about new methods to treat and prevent spine-diseases
  • No animal experiments

INWIFO - Institute for Spine Research at the Ruhr-University of Bochum e. V.