Priv. Doz. Dr. Gerald Messer (Dermatology)
Dr. Gerald Messer studied medicine in Freiburg and Munich (Ludwig-Maximilians-University). From 1987 to 1991 he was staff member of the Munich Institute for Immunology, LMU as PhD student and postdoctoral fellow.
In 1991 Dr. Messer entered the Department of Dermatology and Allergology at the LMU and worked as a specialist for immune regulation and autoimmune diseases. In this period he was also director of the Laboratory for Autoimmune Diagnostics and the care of Autoimmune Diseases of the Skin, including lupus erythematosus, scleroderma and autoimmune bullous diseases.
In 2003 he qualified as a professor at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich. Dr. Messer is a consultant for pharmaceutical companies and for the media. In 2010 he founded a private practice for Dermatology in the center of Munich. He is the author of more than 100 scientific articles and book contributions in the fields of Dermatology and Immunology e.g. in dermatologic oncology, regulation of the immune response in autoimmune diseases and Allergology, as well as in exposure to radiation (ionizing radiation, sunlight, ultraviolet light (UV)) and stem cells.
Dr. Messer is located at the Private Practice Dr. Messer at Sendlinger Tor Platz 9 in Munich.