Dr. med. Andreas Montag, Dermatologist, Venerologist, Hamburg/ Germany Special qualifications in: Allergology, Phlebology, Dermatosurgery, Laser-therapy, Nutritional Medicine, Tropical Dermatology etc.

Andreas Montag is running his own dermatological practice since April 2000. Before that he was attached to the German army for 20 yrs. where he has got his medical education at civil universities in Hamburg, in Freiburg/ Breisgau, and in London/ UK. Having passed final exams in 1988 he became a medical officer and started working as a dermatologist mainly at the local military hospital in Hamburg.

One of Andreas Montag’s favourite subjects is Tropical Dermatology, esp. poisonous plants and toxic animals of dermatological relevance. Beyond that he is specialised in nutritional disorders and their typical dermatological symptoms. In these issues he is the responsible part amongst a small team of lecturers teaching German dermatologists in an official DDA- Certificate for tropical dermatology and travel medicine.

He is co-author in the chapter of “Aquatic Dermatoses” in the actual edition of Otto Braun-Falco’s Dermatology, Springer. A book about “Plants and Skin – botanical defence mechanisms of dermatological relevance” and another corresponding book about “Toxic animals and Skin” is in progress.