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Emanuel Sporn
Assoc.Prof. Priv.Doz. Dr. Emanuel SpornHead of day surgery

Department of Surgery
Position: Associate Professor

T +43 1 40400 56210


Breast Neoplasms; Colon; Colorectal Surgery; Hernia, Abdominal; Hernia, Inguinal; Laparoscopy; Rectum; Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive

Selected publications

  1. Anon, 2013. Esophageal Sphincter Device for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. N Engl J Med, 368(21), pp.2038-2040. Available at:
  2. Sporn, E. et al., 2009. Transgastric biologic mesh delivery and abdominal wall hernia repair in a porcine model. Endoscopy, 41(12), pp.1062-1068. Available at:
  3. Sporn, E. et al., 2009. Laparoscopic Appendectomy�Is it Worth the Cost? Trend Analysis in the US from 2000 to 2005. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 208(2), pp.179-185.e2. Available at:
  4. Sporn, E. et al., 2008. Evaluation of a novel endoluminal stapling procedure to restrict the lower esophageal sphincter and reduce reflux. Endoscopy, 40(09), pp.752-758. Available at:
  5. Sporn, E. et al., 2009. Pilot Data on the Endoscopic Placement of Covered Metal Stents to Treat Gastrojejunal Leaks in a Porcine Model. OBES SURG, 20(2), pp.226-231. Available at: