Schaden Wolfgang

Wolfgang Schaden, MD, adj. Prof.

Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine

Medical Consultant of Austrian Worker´s Compensation Board (AUVA)


Since 2022

Medical Consultant of Austrian Worker´s Compensation Board (AUVA)

Since 2021

Honorary Member of ONLAT (Ibero-American Federation of Societies and Associations of Shockwaves and Tissue Engineering in Medicine

Since 2019

President of the International Society for Medical Shockwave Treatment (ISMST)

Since 2017

Honorary Member of the Sociedad Espanola de Tratamientos con Ondas de Choque (SETOC)

2015 – 2022

Deputy Medical Director of Occupational Accident Insurance in Austria (AUVA)

Since 2016

Vice President of the German Speaking International Society for Shockwave Treatment (DIGEST)

Since 2013

Adjunct Professor at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Experimental and

Clinical Traumatology and Austrian Cluster for Tissue Regeneration in Vienna

Since 2012

Scientific Director of the Brazilian Society for Shockwave Therapy (SBTOC)

Since 2009

Honorary Member

International Society for Medical Shockwave Treatment (ISMST)


Senior Scientific Advisor of the Combat Wound Initiative,

a multi-center research project sponsored by the United States Congress

to evaluate shockwave therapy for military and civilian casualties

Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA

Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, TX, USA

Conemaugh Health Systems Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown, PA, USA

Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel

Since 2006

Sports Medicine Consultant


Visiting Professor, Bosque University, Bogota, Columbia

1986 -1987

Military service as Captain in the UN peacekeeping forces in Golan Heights, Syria