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Silke Verena Niederhaus, MD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

Silke Verena Niederhaus, MD


  • Transplant Surgery

  • General Surgery

About Silke Verena Niederhaus, MD

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Silke Niederhaus, M.D. is a clinical assistant professor of surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She received her medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed her surgical residency and a two-year research fellowship at the University of Wisconsin.

Following residency, Dr. Niederhaus completed two years of sub-specialty training in abdominal transplantation, also at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Niederhaus specializes in kidney and pancreas transplantation, laparoscopic and single-port donor nephrectomy, and dialysis access. Dr. Niederhaus has a number of papers and abstracts published, many centering on organ transplants and organ donors and recipients. Dr. Niederhaus received a kidney transplant herself more than 25 years ago and therefore brings a unique perspective to the field of transplantation and immunosuppression management.

Gender: Female

Language(s): German; French


  • UM Shore Regional Health - Dorchester/Easton

  • University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus

  • University of Maryland Medical Center

  • Member of UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.