Privatklinik Bethanien

Prof. Dr. med. Anders J. Leu

Specialist in angiology and general internal medicine, member of FMH

Languages
DE IT FR EN ES
Areas of specialisation (2)

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Hospital (1)

HerzGefässKlinik Bethanien
Toblerstrasse 51
8044 Zürich

Work Experience

since 2019

HerzGefässKlinik Bethanien

1999 - 2019

GefässZentrum Zürich, Klinik Hirslanden

1999

Interventional Cardiology, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City, USA (Prof. G.S. Roubin, M.D., Ph.D.)

1994 - 1999

Senior physician, Department for angiology, Department for internal medicine, Universitätsspital Zürich (Prof. Dr. med. A. Bollinger / Prof. Dr. med. U. Hoffmann / Prof. Dr. med. R. Koppensteiner) 

1994

Vascular Diagnostic Service, Departement of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle WA / USA (Prof. D. E. Strandness Jr., M.D.)

1993 - 1994

Laboratory for Tumor Biology, Departement of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA / USA (Prof. Dr. med. R.K. Jain, Ph.D.)

1992

Dermatology department, Wilhelminenspital, Vienna (Prof. Dr. med. H. Partsch)

1991 - 1992

Medical outpatient clinic, Department for internal medicine, Universitätsspital Zürich (Prof. Dr. med. W. Siegenthaler / Prof. Dr. med. W. Vetter)

1990

Department for angiology, Medical outpatient clinic, Department for internal medicine, Universitätsspital Zürich (Prof. Dr. med. A. Bollinger)

1989

Department for radiology (ultrasound), Kantonsspital Baden (Prof. Dr. med. R. Ch. Otto)

Locum doctor, General internal medicine, Mellingen (Dr. med. H.M. Schmidt) 

1988 - 1989

Department for internal medicine, Kreisspital Männedorf (Prof. Dr. med. M. Knoblauch)

1987 - 1988

Institute for pathology, Universitätsspital Zürich (Prof. Dr. med. Ph. U. Heitz)

1987

School doctor, Mat Trp RS 83, Lyss

Earned rank of lieutenant

Competences

  • All diseases of the arteries, veins and lymph vessels
  • Interventional angiology (balloon catheter procedures)

Awards

  • 1999 1 First prize from the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Dermatologische Angiologie of the Deutsche Dermatologische Gesellschaft
  • 1999 Prize from the Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefässchirurgie
  • 1998 Travel Award of the European Society for Microcirculation
  • 1997 Knoll prize from the International Union of Angiology – European Chapter
  • 1996 Travel grant from the Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Mikrozirkulation
  • 1993/94 Scholarship from the Swiss National Science Foundation
  • 1992 Travel grant from the Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Mikrozirkulation
  • 1991 Senator Pütter prize from the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Phlebologie
  • 1980 Grant from the Bonizzi-Theler-Foundation

Education

2001

Appointed as Privatdozent and awarded Venia Legendi from the University of Zürich for the area of angiology

1996

Specialism in internal medicine, specialising in angiology

1993

Specialism in internal medicine

1987

Doctor of Medicine, University of Zürich

1986

Dissertation "Antiplatelet drugs and anticoagulants following endarterectomy in the femoropopliteal area – long-term outcomes of a prospective study" (Prof. Dr. med. A. Bollinger, Department for angiology, Medical outpatient clinic, Department for internal medicine, Universitätsspital Zürich)

1986

Swiss state examinations in medicine

1980 - 1986

Degree in Human Medicine, University of Zürich

Publications

Over 50 original articles

over 130 abstracts

multiple book contributions, multiple newspaper articles

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