- Category : 1870-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Unexpected 1
German gynaecologist and university lecturer. As successor to Carl Menge, he led the Erlangen University Women's Clinic. From 1910 to 1918 he was professor and director of the Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at the Georg-August-University of Göttingen. The establishment of the X-ray therapy department is due to him. He was followed by Karl Reifferscheid.
He died on 28 June 1918 in Göttingen, aged 47.