Excellent medical care for everyone. The UniversityHospital Zurich is one of the leading hospitals in Switzerland. Its reputation is based on past performances in providing outstanding medical care and conducting cutting-edge research. There are 42 different clinics and institutes that provide every patient with the highest medical care.
Division of Cardiology
The team at the Division of Cardiology at the UniversityHospital Zurich consists of 20 resident physicians, 13 senior physicians, 11 senior executives and a clinic director (Prof. Thomas F. Lüscher). Many of the physicians are trained in specialized fields of cardiology and are able to provide medical care at the highest level.
UniversityHeart Center Zurich
The outstanding service and high-quality care provided at the Division of Cardiology stems from the cooperation between different clinics and departments all coordinated by the UniversityHeart Center Zurich. The UniversityHeart Center Zurich consists of experts in cardiology, heart surgery, angiology, radiology, emergency medicine and nuclear medicine permitting excellent diagnosis and first-rate medical care.
Clinical Cardiovascular Research
Apart from the clinical team, the Division of Cardiology is also heavily invested in research. The Clinical Cardiovascular Research division consists of three research groups, each with several research assistants and Ph.D. students from all over the world. The research topics investigated include among others, endothelial dysfunction and atherosclerosis, congestive heart failure, and risk factors leading to cardiovascular diseases.