Dr. von Elling, Specialist in Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, Nephrology

Dr med. Angela von Elling

Senior physician
Specialist in internal medicine, rheumatology, nephrology

Further information about Dr von Elling

1976 Diploma in Social Pedagogy
1985 State Examination in Human Medicine
1985 - 1986 Research assistant at the Institute for Medical Sociology of the University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg
1987 - 1992 Further education in rheumatology clinic Bad Bramstedt, conservative orthopaedics, rheumatology, physical medicine, social medicine
1993 - 2006 Further training and work as a specialist in the district hospital / Regio-Klinikum Pinneberg (chief physicians Prof. Dr H. Nolte / Dr Hofmann / Dr S. Tardos), broad internal medicine activity including intensive care unit, work in the rescue service, experience in invasive and non-invasive cardiology, gastroenterology, nephrology and dialysis with care of the dialysis unit, structured inpatient diabetes training, rheumatology, allergology
2006 - 2009 Senior physician at the Department of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology of the Regio-Klinikum Wedel (head physician Dr. K. Ahmadi-Simab)
2009 - 2013 Head senior physician at the Clinic for Rheumatology, Clinical Immunology and Nephrology at the Asklepios Clinic Altona, Hamburg
  • Specialist in internal medicine
  • Specialist in rheumatology
  • Specialist in nephrology
  • Expertise Rescue Service
  • Specialist qualification in radiation protection
  • Research Project "Working Conditions, Health Behaviour and Rheumatic Diseases"
  • Consideration of health hazards at the workplace in medicine
  • Collaboration on CAP study (multicenter study on the role of capillaroscopy in predicting the risk of digital ulcers in patients with systemic sclerosis)
  • Studies on the clinical spectrum and therapy of large vascular vasculitis

German Society for Internal Medicine

  • Lecturer for Medical Sociology, UKE
  • Teaching Internal Medicine at the Asklepios Clinic Altona/University Teaching Hospital of the University of Hamburg
  • Lecture and teaching in Nephrology and Rheumatology at Semmelweis University, Asklepios Campus Hamburg

Some publications on the topic of work and health hazards
Poster on the clinical spectrum and therapy of large vessel vasculitis
Poster Prize of the DGRh 2013
Contributions to lay press and patient brochures

All inflammatory rheumatic systemic diseases

Chronic inflammation of joints and spine:

  • Rheumatoid arthritis
    • Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Spondyloarthritides
    • Psoriasis arthritis (arthritis psoriatica)
    • Bekhterev's disease /ankylotic spondylitis
    • Spondylarthritis in chronic inflammatory bowel diseases (ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease)
    • Infectious arthritides (reactive arthritides)
  • Arthritis in other underlying diseases, e.g. metabolic diseases
    • Gout, or other crystal arthropathies
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Thyroid dysfunction

Collagenoses (connective tissue diseases):

  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Scleroderma/systemic sclerosis
  • Polymyositis/Dermatomyositis
  • Sjögren's syndrome
  • Mixed collagenoses
  • Vasculopathy in collagenosis
    • Pulmonary arterial hypertension (pulmonary hypertension)
    • Digital ulcers (acral circulatory disorders)
  • Vasculitis (inflammation of blood vessels)
Large vessel vasculitis:Giant cell arteritis (RZA)
Takayasu arteritis (TA)
Vasculitis of medium vesselsPolyarteritis nodosa (PAN)
Kawasaki disease
Small vessel vasculitisANCA-associated vasculitis (AAV)
Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA, Wegener)
Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA, Churg-Strauss)
Microscopic polyangiitis (MPA)
Vasculitis of variable vessel sizesBehçet's disease (BD)
Cogan syndrome (CS)
Vasculitis of individual organsPrimary angiitis of the CNS (PACNS)
Cutaneous leukocytoclastic angiitis (CLA)
Vasculitis in systemic diseaseRheumatoid Vasculitis
Vasculitis with probable etiologyVasculitis in collagenosis, in sarcoidosis

Further clinical pictures:

  • immunodeficiency syndromes
  • Adult Still Syndrome
  • Hereditary Periodic Fever Syndromes (HPF)
  • Hypereosinophilic syndrome
  • Raynaud's syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Thrombangiitis obliterans
  • Livedovasculopathy
  • Uveitis-associated diseases
  • Lyme disease
  • osteoporosis

Locations & Contact

Our locations in Hamburg

Our location in Schleswig-Holstein

Radiology Stephansplatz Othmarschen Nienstedten Eidelstedt Niendorf Neuer Wall Bergedorf
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