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Curriculum Vitae

2005 – until today

Heart Center Hirslanden Zurich

2000 – 2005

Head physician, cardiology, City Hospital Triemli, Zurich (Prof. O. Bertel)

1996 – 2000

Senior physician, cardiology, medicine. Clinic, City Hospital Triemli, Zurich (Prof. Bertel), since 1999 senior physician with extended responsibility (m.e.V.)

1994 – 1996

Senior assistant, focus on interventional cardiology, University Hospital Zurich

1991 – 1994

Assistant physician, Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Zurich (Prof. Amann / Prof. Kiowski / Prof. Jenni)

1988 – 1991

Assistant doctor, medicine. Clinic, University Hospital Zurich (Prof. Frick / Prof. Follath)

1986 – 1988

Assistant doctor, medicine. Clinic, City Hospital Waid, Zurich (Prof. Schmid)

1985 – 1986

Registrar, Institute of Pathology, University of Zurich (Prof. Hedinger)

Studies & diplomas


Specialist FMH for cardiology


FMH specialist for internal medicine

Doctorate: Doctor of Medicine, University of Zurich


Dissertation: The influence of the severity of aortic vitium or coronary heart disease on the results after aortic valve replacement with simultaneous aortocoronary bypass (Prof. Rothlin, University Hospital Zurich)


State Examination, University of Zurich

ECG, exercise ECG, long-term ECG


Heart catheter examinations

Coronary dilatation

Implantation of stents in coronaries and other arteries

Implantation of endoluminal vascular prostheses

Care of adult patients with congenital heart defects

German, English, Italian, French

Association of Swiss Doctors FMH

Swiss Society of Cardiology SGK

Zurich Society for Cardiology ZGK

Medical Society of the Canton of Zurich AGZ