Dr. med. Rolf Vortkamp

Dr. Rolf Vortkamp – Kinder- & Jugendarzt, Neonatologe

Specialist in Paediatrics, neonatologist

born 1957 in Münster / Westf.

married, 6 children and 5 grandchildren in a patchwork family


  • Studied in Frankfurt / Main, Göttingen and Münster
  • From 1988 residency in Städt. Hospital Dortmund / Hospital Dortmund GmbH
  • From 1993 training to neonatologist in Dortmund
  • 1997 one year Pediatric Surgery Dortmund
  • 1997 training in emergency medicine
  • From 2005 Ltd. Senior Physician at Westpfalz-Klinikum GmbH Kaiserslautern
  • 2007 Recognition Training Specialized Pediatric Intensive Care
  • 2012 Advanced Psychosomatic Care
  • 2014 further education nutritional medicine
  • From 2012 settled pediatrician in private practice
  • 2015 together with Br. M. Gurevich, pediatrician, neonatologist


  • Member of the Examination Committee Child and Youth Medicine of the Ärztekammer Pfalz, Neustadt / Weinstr.
  • Member of the Examination Board Neonatolige of the Ärztekammer Pfalz Neustadt / Weinstr.
  • Member of the mediation committee for the assessment of medical treatments of the Regional Medical Association RLP, Mainz
  • Appraiser at various social courts for paediatrics and neonatology
  • Supporting member (and former board member) of the Federal Association “The premature baby” e.V.
  • Member of the Federal Association of Pediatric Adolescents, the Society for Pediatrics and the German Society for Neonatology and Pediatric Intensive Care Medicine

priorities and interests

  • family
  • motorcycling
  • ADHD
  • sustainability
  • ethics