Privatklinik Bethanien

Dr. med. Astrid Baege

Specialist in gynaecology and obstetrics, member of FMH

Areas of specialisation (3)
Further accreditations (1)
  • Klinik Pyramide am See

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Hospital (1)

Swiss Breast Care, Privatklinik Bethanien
Toblerstrasse 51
8044 Zürich

Work Experience

since 2019

Independent “Swiss Breast Care” practice at Privatklinik Bethanien

since 2019

Head of Breast surgery department, clinical lead
Breast Center, Kantonsspital St. Gallen

since 2011

Head of dysplasia clinic, Department of gynaecology, Universitätsspital Zürich

since 2010

Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zürich

2011 - 2019

Chief physician, Brustzentrum Zürich

2007 - 2010

Resident physician, Department of gynaecology and obstetrics, Universitätsspital Zürich

2003 - 2006

Staff Scientist, National Cancer Institute NIH, Bethesda, USA

1999 - 2003

Postdoctoral Fellow, Departement of Pathology and Oncology, Georgetown
University Medical Center, Washington DC, USA

1996 - 1998

Resident physician, Department of gynaecology and obstetrics, Charité Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin


Internship in Maternal Fetal Medicine, High Risk Obstetrics
Internship in Surgical Gynecology
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA


  • Society of Women in Senology, SWiS (founding member)
  • Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Senologie
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Senologie
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe
  • International Breast Ultrasound School, IBUS (Member of the Scientific Board)
  • International Papillomavirus Society



Certified senior breast surgeon, Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft


MIBB certificate, Schweizer Gesellschaft für Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe


Certified breast surgeon, Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft


European Board of Surgery Qualification in Breast Surgery (EBSQ)
Fellow of the Working Group of Breast Surgery F.E.B.S.


Specialism in gynaecology and obstetrics, FMH


Doctor of medicine


Licence to practise medicine


Certificate to practise in the medical profession as a medical intern

1989 - 1996

Medical degree, Humboldt University and Free University of Berlin, Germany


Breast-related diseases

  • Breast cancer screenings and aftercare
  • Assessment of benign and malign breast diseases, including imaging techniques and invasive diagnostics (fine-needle aspiration, punch biopsies, vacuum biopsies)
  • Breast surgery on benign and malign lesions/tumours, axillary dissections and onco-plastic reconstructions

Care of patients at increased risk of breast cancer

  •   Screening of breasts and ovaries
  •   Prophylactic breast surgery
  •   Prophylactic removal of ovaries

HPV-associated diseases of the outer and inner female genitalia

  • Colposcopic differential tests
  • Assessment of benign, pre-malign and malign lesions of the cervix, vulva and vagina, including HPV tests, cytological tests, punch and snip biopsies
  • Laser therapy and sample excisions of the vulva, vagina and cervix
  • Conizations (LEEP, laser, knife)

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Dr. med. Giovanna Cereda

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Clinique Générale-Beaulieu

Dr. med. Attila Louis Major

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Dr. med. Laetitia Ribordy

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Gudrun Mehring

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