Our specialist team

Deputy Medical Director and Head of Gastroenterology: Prof. Dr. Rudolf L. Riepl

The Department of Internal Medicine with a main focus on Gastroenterology and Metabolic Disorders at Klinikum Landkreis Erding is headed by Prof. Dr. Rudolf Riepl, who is also in charge of the coordination of the Gastroenterology Center. Prof. Riepl has been deputy medical director since the middle of 2012.

Professional background

Following his medical studies at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Prof. Riepl started his specialty training and scientific activities at the Medical Clinic of Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, where he obtained board certification as internist and gastroenterologist as well as a teaching licence, followed by certification as diabetologist by the German Diabetes Society. Prof. Riepl has been chief consultant at Klinikum Landkreis Erding since 2001 and additionally deputy hospital director since 2012. The range of endoscopic-diagnostic and therapeutic examination techniques was extended under his direction.

Further background

  • 1994: Specialist Lung Clinic Gauting
  • 1995 - 1998: Medical Clinic Innenstadt of Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
  • 1998 - 2001: Head of the Department of Internal Medicine at Klinikum Landkreis Erding
  • Since 2001: Head of the Department of Internal Medicine with a main focus on Gastroenterology and Metabolic Disorders at Klinikum Landkreis Erding
  • Since 07/2012: Deputy hospital director of Klinikum Landkreis Erding
Professional qualifications
  • Internist (board certified)
  • Gastroenterologist and metabolic specialist (board certified)
  • Diabetologist (DDG – German Society for Diabetes)
  • Pneumologist (board certified)

Consultant Martin Arnold

Martin Arnold is consultant at the Department of Internal Medicine with a main focus on Gastroenterology and Metabology.

Professional background
  • Since 1995: Consultant at the Department of Internal Medicine with a main focus on Gastroenterology and Metabology of Klinikum Landkreis Erding
Professional qualifications
  • Internist (board certified)

Consultant Dr. Carolin Meiler

Dr. Carolin Meiler is consultant at the Department of Internal Medicine with a main focus on Gastroenterology and Metabology.

Professional qualifications
  • Internist (board certified)
  • Gastroenterologist (board certified)

Head Nurse Ingrid Heeren

Ingrid Heeren is head nurse of the 2nd ward, which provides medical care and treatment predominantly to patients from the Department of Internal Medicine.


Angelika Ulshöfer

Angelika Ulshöfer is the diabetes consultant at Klinikum Landkreis Erding.