About us

Gynecologist: Dr. med. Barbara Kotnyek

After graduating at Semmelweis University, Mrs. Kotnyek started her career as resident at Semmelweis University Maternity and Gynecology Clinic, at the University of Göttingen, at LMU and at Wolfart Klinik in Munich. As a gynecologist specialist she gained further experience at Wolfart Klinik in Munich and at Universitätsklinik Salzburg. Between 2016 and 2019 she worked at Frauenklinik München West, Lubos Kliniken - formerly Krüssmann Klinik - as assistant medical director. From January 2020, based on great collaboration, she is taking over the Gynecology Practice in Gräfelfing from Prof. Dr. Knitza. While working at the Gynecology Practice, Mrs. Kotnyek keeps active engagement with Frauenklinik München-West.

Curriculum vitale: Dr. med. Barbara Kotnyek

Attending (2016 - 2019)

- Frauenklinik München West - Krüsmann Klinik

Medical specialist (2013 - 2016)

- Universitätsklinik für Frauenheilkunde und Geburtshilfe der PMU, Salzburg 

- Wolfart Klinik, Gräfelfing 

Qualification (2008 - 2013)

- I. Universitätsklinik (Maistraße) der LMU, München

- I. Klinik für Geburtshilfe und Frauenheilkunde der Semmelweis Universität, Budapest

- Universitätsklinik, Göttingen

- Wolfart Klinik, Gräfelfing 

Academic Studies (2002 - 2008)

- Semmelweis Universität, Budapest, Ungarn

- University at Buffalo, USA


- 2015 MIC I Zertifizierung

- 2015 Diplom für Bachelor in Endoscopy

- 2016 Qualitätsbeauftragte Hämotherapie

- 2017 Certificate für Minimal Invasive Gynaecological Surgeon (MIGS)

- 2018 MIC II Zertifizierung


DGGG, AAGL, AGE, ESGE, MBKZ (Münchner Brust-Kompetenz-Zentrum

Language skills:

English, Hungarian


Graduated nurse: Eva Gergesy

Mrs. Gergesy graduated as a nurse at Semmelweis University Faculty of Health Sciences. After her accreditation as a graduated nurse in Germany in 2000, she gained her first experiences at various gynaecology, internal medicine and geriatric care departments. Mrs Gergesy is teaching at personality development and masseur trainings. She has been working at Prof. Knitza´s Gynaecology Practice since 2009. She speaks German and Hungarian.

Graduated Nurse: Karin Achterberg

After high school graduation in Munich, Karin qualified as paediatric nurse. After her first experiences at Lachner Clinic’s Surgery Department (Kinderklinik an der Lachnerstrasse), she worked at a childcare centre in Munich, at the Urology Hospital Munich-Planegg and at a Child surgery Practice as well. Before joining our staff, Karin worked as Assistant and Practice Manger at a Gynaecology Practice. Karin speaks English and German and is a mother of a boy and two girls.