The Schön Klinik München Harlaching, Munich, Germany, is a private hospital treating both private patients and patients covered under general health insurance with disorders and/or injuries of the musculoskeletal system.

The orthopaedic hospital is split into sub-divisions specialising in spine, foot and ankle, hand and elbow, shoulder, knee and hip and paediatric orthopaedics. The hospital has specialised out-patient services including the Back Institute for spinal disorders.

The Sport Orthopaedic Institute offers all facets of base-line examinations for athletes, including football players. This also entails the management of injuries and appropriate education for prevention. 

Connected healthcare units include radiology, neurology, rheumatology and rehabilitation. The Schön Klinik has served as a medical centre for the German Olympic base in Bavaria since 2006 and as FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence since 2007. 

Close cooperation exists with the Department for Prevention, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine and the Department of Biomechanics in Sports at the Technical University of Munich.

The Schön Klinik collaborates with national and international sport organisations to provide healthcare for athletes and players. Research activities include various sub-specialties and are focussed on spinal disorders and prevention strategies in football. We established a close cooperation with Paracelsus Medical University, including research activities and a post-doctorate study programme. 

Established 1914
Accredited FMCE since 2007
All aspects of musculoskeletal disorders/injuries Spine, Foot and ankle, Hand, Knee, hip, shoulder
Sports Medicine
600 employees, 80 doctors, 10,000 operations per year, 60,000 outpatient consultations
Olympic Medical Centre for Bavaria/South Germany

Prof. Dr. Markus Walther
Director/Head of FMCE
Schön Klinik München Harlachinger Straße 51
81547 Munich
Tel.:+49 89 6211 2041