Personal Information

Date of birth:  14.2.1957

Place of birth: Bad Wildungen/Hessen, Germany

Marital Status: married, Mrs. Birgit Marquardt – Ragg

Children:         4 children 22 – 33 y.

Profession:     Clinical and interventional Phlebology



2020             President of the German DGP Workgroup on Prevention in Phlebology

2019             Organizer of “Berlin Workshops for Future Phlebology”

Honorary Fellow, ACP, Australasian College of Phlebology

CX London, Certificate of Merit “6 stages of vein valve insufficiency”

2018             Hiroshi Miyake Award Winner, “Hyaluronan in Phlebology”

EVF Poster Prize (Adjunctive hyaluronan instead of tumescence)

Lecturer for Vascular Ultrasound, University Clinic Charité Berlin

2017             AVF, New Orleans: Servier Travel Award winner (High-resolution ultrasound for vein valves)

                                          ACP, Austin: Presentation prize “Valve damage in children”, poster prize “EHIT”

2016             CX Symposium London: Certificate of Merit, “Percutaneous valvuloplasty –

a new way to vein restoration”

German Society for Phlebology, First Poster Prize, “Biomatrix sclerofoam”

2015             ACP, Orlando: Platinum Award, “Percutaneous Valvuloplasty: Minimal-Invasive

Restoration of Vein Valve Function Using Cross-Linked Hyaluronan”

2000-14        Foundation of angioclinic® vein centers Berlin, Munich, Zurich

1990-97        Charité University Clinic, Berlin