Dr Bach's Plastic Surgery & Hand Surgery in Aachen

PD Dr Alexander D. Bach
Medical Director and Chief Physician
Specialist in Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery
Eschweiler, Germany

St Antonius Hospital Department for Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery - Hand Surgery - Reconstruction Surgery - Logo

Treatment Focus

  • Hand surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Cosmetic surgery
  • Breast surgery, breast reconstruction using autologous tissue
  • Dermatological surgery

Medical Range

Range of Therapeutic Services

Breast Surgery

  • Breast cancer operations
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Breast augmentation
  • Breast lifts
  • Breast reduction

Hand Surgery

  • Reconstruction and restoration of lost limbs: 24-hour
  • Nerve compression syndromes: minimally invasive treatment to restore full motor function and sensory capability
  • Malalignments of the hand/defective bone healing
  • Treatment of fractures and corrective procedures after accidents or in the event of developmental defects: motor reconstruction
  • Surgical therapy after a personal diagnosis: for rheumatic changes, bone necrosis, tumour diseases of the hand Skin Cancer Procedures
  • Treatment of tumours on the surface of the body: removal of skin changes from the entire surface of the body, in particular, the face (such as squamous cell carcinomas, basaliomas, malignant melanomas, birthmarks)

Cosmetic Surgery

  • Face lifts
  • Forehead lifts
  • Correction of upper and lower eyelids
  • Ear correction
  • Chin correction
  • Abdominal, upper arm, and thigh lifts
  • Liposuction
  • Wrinkle and contour corrections using autologous fat
  • Treatment for frown lines, forehead wrinkles, migraines, etc.
  • Therapy with autologous platelet-rich plasma (PRP)


PD Dr Alexander D. Bach is Chief Physician at the Clinic for Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery, Hand Surgery and Reconstruction Surgery as well as Medical Director at the St Antonius Hospital in Eschweiler.

In order to treat patients with diseases and injuries of hands and upper limbs as effectively as possible, Dr Bach's clinic specializes in a broad spectrum of modern operative procedures for hand, reconstructive, and cosmetic surgery. The integration of microsurgery as well as breast and dermatological surgery promises the full spectrum of plastic surgery is covered.

Expert in Cosmetic Breast Surgery, Breast Cancer Surgery and Breast Reconstruction

Dr Bach is an expert in breast surgery. In addition to cosmetic procedures such as breast augmentation and breast reduction, he also performs breast cancer operations, and breast reconstructions by working in close cooperation with oncology and gynaecology departments.

One of Dr Bach's particular areas of specialization is female breast reconstruction by means of autologous tissue, using the so-called "free flaps" method. The plastic surgeon transplants flaps (DIEP, SIEA, S-Gap, I-Gap, TMG, Latissimus dorsi) into the breast and connects them to the vascular system of the sternum or armpit with microscopic precision.

Specialist in All Aspects of Plastic Surgery: Lifts, Correction of Body Contours

A further clinical focus of Dr Bach is complete body cosmetic surgery such as abdominoplasty, liposuction, as well as upper arm and thigh lifts. Cosmetic surgery of the face such as eyelid lifts, ear, and chin corrections, as well as wrinkle treatments also belong to Dr Bach's range of services.

Hand Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery in Line with State-of-the-Art Medical Development

Not only breast surgery patients are in good hands with Dr Bach and his team, because the clinic offers a wide range of modern surgical procedures to treat patients with various diseases and injuries, as well as secondary injuries of hands and upper limbs. These practices involve all possible hand surgery procedures including endoscopic interventions ("keyhole"), nerve surgery of limbs, and proceedings for hand bone fracture treatment.

Approved for Advanced Training as a Specialist in Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

In addition to being a specialist in plastic and cosmetic surgery, Associate Professor Dr Alexander D. Bach holds an additional specialist qualification in "hand surgery" since 2007. He has also completed an advanced training program in plastic and cosmetic surgery in addition to an advanced schooling in hand surgery.

Find more information at Dr Bach's website.

Curriculum Vitae

1991–1998 Studies in human medicine at the Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg
1998 Licence to practise medicine
1995–1998 Doctorate and Ludwig Heilmeyer Doctoral Prize at Albert Ludwigs University
2000–2003 Assistant Physician in the Department for Plastic and Hand Surgery at the Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, in Breisgau
2003–2005 Senior Physician in charge of the Department for Plastic and Hand Surgery at the Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
2005 Specialist physician in plastic and cosmetic surgery
2006 Venia legendi in the field of plastic surgery
2006–2009 Executive Senior Physician and Deputy Director of the Department for Plastic and Hand Surgery at the Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
2007 Certification of additional specialisation in hand surgery
2007 Science Prize from the German Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic (Cosmetic) Surgeons
2009 Chief Physician of the Department for Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery, Hand Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery at St Antonius Hospital, Eschweiler
2011 Medical Director of the St Antonius Hospital

Medical Team

  • Dr Markus Pflüger
    Chief Senior Physician – Permanent representative of the Chief Physician
  • Dr Maya Amparo Forkel
    Senior Physician
  • Dr Massoud Mohamed
    Senior Physician
  • Dr Hans-Joachim Steinberg
    Senior Physician


Eschweiler Central Station 1.5 km
Maastricht-Aachen Airport (NL) 50 km
Mönchengladbach Airport 50 km
Lütich Airport (Belgium) 70 km
Cologne/Bonn Airport 70 km
Dusseldorf Airport 80 km

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PD Dr Alexander D. Bach
Medical Director and Chief Physician

St Antonius Hospital
Department for Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery - Hand Surgery - Reconstruction Surgery
Dechant-Deckers-Straße 8, D-52249 Eschweiler

T: +49 2403 76 1256
F: +49 2403 76 1855
E: bach@primomedico.com


Cosmetic Surgery Private Consultation Hours:
Mondays from 2 pm by prior phone arrangement

New patients – Indication Consultation:
by phone appointment only

Breast Consultation Hours:
Mondays 12 pm – 1 pm by appointment only

Post-Bariatric Consultation Hours:
Fridays 1 pm – 2 pm by appointment only

Occupational Health and Safety Liability Consultation Hours:
Tuesdays and Thursdays by phone appointment only

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