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PD DR. MED. ALBERTO WEBER

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Curriculum Vitae


2018

Partner at the Heart Center Hirslanden Zurich


2015 – 2017

Head physician at the University Hospital Zurich, Heart and Da Vinci Surgery


2009 – 2015

Senior physician at the Inselspital Bern


1999 – 2008

Senior physician at Stadspital Triemli and USZ


2001 – 2002

Fellowship St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center and Brigham Women Hospital, Boston, USA (Tufts and Harvard University)


1998 – 1999

Assistant doctor at the Rhaetian Cantonal Hospital


Studies & diplomas


2001

2018 CAS – cardiac structural interventions, University of Zurich

2015 KTI Label

2012 Habilitation, University of Bern

2008 FMH Heart and thoracic vascular surgery



2007 European Board for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (EBTCS)

2000 Venia Legendi, University of Zurich

1997 State Examination Medical Faculty, University of Zurich


Valve surgery

Reconstruction/repair and replacement of all heart valves

Focus on minimally invasive heart surgery

Robotic surgery with DaVinci operation robot


Bypass surgery

Arterial revascularisation

Minimally invasive bypass surgery (MIDCAB)


Aortic surgery

Aortic root and aortic arch

Minimally invasive


Complex reoperations

Heart infections (endocarditis)

Valve and aortic prosthesis replacement


Cardiac arrhythmias

Implantation of pacemakers and defibrillators

Minimally invasive (thoracoscopic) implantation of biventricular/resynchronisation pacemakers

Thoracoscopic cardiac dysrhythmia/atrial fibrillation ablation (Maze operation) and atrial appendage resection/clipping


Vascular surgery

Carotid artery narrowing (Carotis TEA)


Innovation

Development of minimally invasive, catheter-based valve reconstruction procedures

German, English, Italian, French, Spanish

Swiss Society for Heart and Thoracic Vascular Surgery

European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

Society of Thoracic Surgeons