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Cardiologist, Kardio Glattal, Dübendorf (Switzerland)
Cardiologist • Internationally experienced Cardiologist specialized in the diagnosis and evaluation of acquired and inborn heart diseases. Special interests include heart failure, valve disease, coronary disease and congenital disorders. Focus on clear patient-physician communication and patient education.
I am a board-certified Cardiologist. I obtained my medical degree from the Medical University of Vienna, Austria in 2002. Thereafter, I spent 4 years at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, USA, where I obtained a Masters' Degree in Clinical Research. I was continuously funded through several grants and awards including an American Heart Association Fellowship. In 2007, I was awarded the Assistant Professorship at Mayo Clinic. I completed my clinical training at the New York University and at the University Hospitals of Zürich and Bern in Switzerland, where I worked as a consultant in Cardiology. After additional training in congenital heart disease with world renowned Prof. Jamil Tajik, former chair of Cardiology at the Mayo Clinic, I founded Kardio Glattal providing cardiological services in the Zürich area.
I am also a researcher with published peer reviewed articles, a reviewer for a number of medical journals and received several awards and grants.