Priv.-Dozent Dr. med. S. J. Linke


PD Dr. med. Stephan J. Linke is a renowned specialist in ophthalmology and the Medical Director of “Zentrumsehstärke”.

The focus of his clinical activities include the treatment of diseases of the anterior eye segment. Dr. Linke successfully performed several thousand laser treatments for the correction of vision defects.

Cataract surgery (incl. Special lenses multifocal, toric) and all corneal surgical procedures including corneal transplantation.

2014 Founder of Zentrumsehstärke (Center of sight) in Eppendorf, Hamburg

2013-2014 Senior physician of the Eye Clinic, University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE)

since 2007 Senior physician of department of ophthalmology, University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) and Team Leader of Corneal and Refractive Surgery

2005 Recognition as a specialist in ophthalmology

2000-2001 Research intern ZMNH on “Intraretinal transplantation of stem cells”

since 2000 Academic assistant at the Department of Ophthalmology at University Hospital Eppendorf

2000 MD and PhD, University of Heidelberg

2014: Award for Best Presentation “picosecond laser keratoplasty infrared” during the annual meeting of the Association of North German Ophthalmologists

2013: Hans-Sautter Price of the Association of North German Ophthalmologists

2008: Poster Prize of the German Ophthalmological Society (DOG)

2007: Thematic research funding DOG

2004: Poster Price of the DOG

Steinberg J, Linke SJ. Screening for Keratoconus and Related Ectatic Corneal Disorders: A Response. Cornea. 2015 Nov;34(11):e34-5.

Steinberg J, Katz T, Lücke K, Frings A, Druchkiv V, Linke SJ. Screening for Keratoconus With New Dynamic Biomechanical In Vivo Scheimpflug Analyses. Cornea. 2015 Nov;34(11):1404-12.

Linke SJ, Ceyrowski T, Steinberg J, Kuhnhardt K, Richard G, Katz T. Central versus thinnest pachymetry of the cornea and thinnest point vector length: impact of ocular side, refractive state, age, and sex. Cornea. 2013 May;32(5):e127-35.

Linke SJ, Steinberg J, Eddy MT, Richard G, Katz T. Relationship between minimum corneal thickness and refractive state, keratometry, age, sex, and left or right eye in refractive surgery candidates. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2011 Dec;37(12):2175-80.

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