Practice Team

Academic Training Practice of the Faculty of Medicine, Carl-von-Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

As a well-coordinated team with long-standing professional experience we have been working together since 2008.

Medical Assistants:

Antje Thomßen






Anke de Vries

Tanja Agena









Born in Saigon, Vietnam, as an offspring of a Chinese migrant family. Chinese Infant School and Vietnamese Secondary School in Saigon (1978). Sixth form with A-Levels in Cloppenburg, Germany (1984).

Medical studies at Hamburg University (1984 – 1991) with elective periods in paediatrics, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia and general and cardiac surgery at McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.

Junior doctor in general surgery, Lauingen a.d. Donau, Germany (1992 – 1993).

Rescue medicine, Bavarian Medical Council 1993.

Licence to practise medicine, Hamburg 1993.

Junior doctor in England (1994 – 2001) in the specialities: Accident & emergency, orthopaedics, surgery, paediatrics, obstetrics & gynaecology, medicine and general practice (1 year).

General practitioner, England 2001.

General practitioner in Carolinensiel since 2001.
Partner of Joint GP Practice in Carolinensiel 2002.

General Practitioner certificate, Medical Council of Lower Saxony 2003.

Rescue medicine, Medical Council of Lower Saxony 2004.

“Travel and Tropical Medicine” certificate, Centre for Travel Medicine, Düsseldorf 2011.

General Practice Trainer licence (18 months of General Practice training curriculum), Medical Council of Lower Saxony 2014.

Licensed yellow fever vaccination clinic 2014.

Advanced Life Support, 2018