Prof. Dr. med. Michael Ganter

Facharzt für
Anästhesiologie
Intensivmedizin
Fähigkeitsausweise
Notarzt (SGNOR)
Point of Care-Ultraschall POCUS (SGUM)
Sprachen
Deutsch, Englisch, Französisch

Kontakt

Institut für Anästhesiologie und Intensivmedizin
Klinik Hirslanden
Witellikerstrasse 40
8032 Zürich
CH
+41 44 387 38 85

Werdegang

2021 - bis heute
Director and Chairman
Institute of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Klinik Hirslanden Zurich
2012 - 2021
Director and Chairman
Institute of Anesthesiology, Emergency Medical Service, Perioperative Medicine, Pain Therapy
Kantonsspital Winterthur
2007 - 2012
Senior Staff Member (Leitender Arzt since 04/2011)
Institute of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Zurich
2004 - 2007
Assistant Professor of Anesthesia
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care
University of California San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
2003 - 2004
Staff Member
Surgical Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital Zurich
Societies, Boards
2020 - bis heute
Co-President of the Swiss Society of Anesthesiology (SSAR)
2019 - bis heute
Board member of the examination commitee of the Zurich School of Nursing in Anesthesia, Critical Care and Emergency Medicine (Z-INA, ODA-G-ZH)
2018 - bis heute
Board member of the Swiss college of surgeons (fmCH): Delegate of the Swiss Society of Anesthesiology (SSAR)
2017 - bis heute
Board member of the Zurich School of Nursing in Anesthesia, Critical Care and Emergency Medicine (Z-INA, ODA-G-ZH)
2014 - bis heute
Board member of the Swiss Society of Anesthesiology (SSAR):
Chair of the section "Quality Management and Safety"; Chair of the committee for Data & Quality, responsible for the project A-QUA –
qualified Swiss anesthesia data registry on Anesthesia QUAlity
Member of the committee for Swiss Anesthesia CERTification, A-CERT
Organizer of Continuous Medical Education
2021 - bis heute
Institute of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine CME
Klinik Hirslanden Zurich 
2017 - bis heute
Forum für Medizinische Fortbildung, Technopark Zurich
Update Refresher in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
2012 - 2021
Institute of Anesthesiology external CME
Kantonsspital Winterthur
Tri-annual anesthesia symposia

Basic regional anesthesia, POCUS workshop
Advanced regional anesthesia, POCUS Workshop

Institute of Anesthesiology internal CME
Kantonsspital Winterthur
Structured lectures on different topics in anesthesia and critical care, Journal club, Basic science teaching, CIRS, Morbidity & Mortality, Skills training (airway basic, airway advanced with cico, megacode, ultrasound, puncture – venous and arterial lines, central and peripheral regional anesthesia, equipment), Simulation, Clinical event debriefing
2007 - 2012
Institute of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Zurich
Morbidity & Mortality Conference
Examiner, further Expert Activities
2019 - bis heute
Peer Reviewer for IQM (Initiative Qualitätsmedizin, IQM Peer)
2011 - bis heute
Examiner at medical school, University of Zurich:
OSCE (Objective Structured Clinical Examination)
2009 - bis heute
Examiner at the Swiss anesthesia board exams (SGAR, Swiss Anesthesia Society):
Swiss Board Certificate (CH) in Anesthesiology
2009 - bis heute
Examiner at the European anesthesia and intensive care board exams (ESA, European Society of Anaesthesiology):
European Diploma of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, EDAIC
2008 - bis heute
Examiner at the school of nursing in anesthesia, critical care and emergency medicine (Z-INA, ODAG-ZH), University Hospital Zurich, Kantonsspital Winterthur, Klinik Hirslanden:
Swiss Diploma of Nursing (CH) in Anesthesiology

Schulen, Studium & Diplome

2018
Swiss Board Certificate (CH) in Point of Care Ultrasound, POCUS
2015
Professor of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, University of Zurich
2010 - 2011
Certificate in Health Care Management, University of St. Gallen
2009
Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Modules 1-3, University of ZurichGood Clinical Practice (GCP) Modules 1-3, University of Zurich
2008
Habilitation (“Venia Legendi”), University of Zurich
2006
USMLE Step 3
2005
ECFMG Certification
2004
Swiss Board Certificate (CH) in Critical Care Medicine
2004
Institute of Anesthesiology
University Hospital of Zurich, Prof. Dr. med. B. Beck-Schimmer
2003
Swiss Board Certificate (CH) in Anesthesiology
2002 - 2003
Institute of Anesthesiology
University Hospital Zurich, Prof. Dr. med. Th. Pasch
  • 6 months Medical Intensive Care Unit Prof. Dr. med. M. Maggiorini
  • 6 months Surgical Intensive Care Unit Prof. Dr. med. R. Stocker
2002
Swiss Board Certificate (CH) in Prehospital Emergency Medicine
2002
European Diploma in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care (EDAIC)
1999 - 2002
Institute of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
City Hospital Triemli, Zurich, Prof. Dr. med. A. Zollinger
  • 6 months Cardiac Anesthesia
  • 9 months Mixed Intensive Care Unit
1998 - 1999
Internal Medicine, Prehospital Emergency Medicine
General Hospital Glarus, Prof. Dr. med. K. Rhyner
1998
Institute of Anesthesiology
University Hospital Zurich, Prof. Dr. med. Th. Pasch
1998
Medical Thesis (“Doktordiplom”), University of Zurich
1997
Swiss physician (MD)
1991 - 1997
Medical School, University of Zurich

Weitere Informationen

Publikationen
  • 49 Original Articles
  • 6 Case Reports
  • 5 Letters to the Editor
  • 6 Editorials
  • 16 Review Articles
  • 12 Book Chapters

Kontakt

Institut für Anästhesiologie und Intensivmedizin
Klinik Hirslanden
Witellikerstrasse 40
8032 Zürich
CH
+41 44 387 38 85

Mitglied- und Partnerschaften

FMH: Foederatio Medicorum Helveticorum (Vereinigung Schweizer Ärzte)

SGAR: Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Anästhesiologie und Reanimation

SACTA: Swiss Association of Cardio-Thoracic Anaesthesiology

GZA: Gesellschaft Zürcher Anästhesisten

SGI: Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Intensivmedizin

SGNOR: Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Notfall- und Rettungsmedizin

SGUM / ICAN: Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Ultraschall in der Medizin

SFOPM: Schweizerische Fachgesellschaft für OP Management

ESA: European Society of Anaesthesiology

ASA: American Society of Anesthesiology

TAS: Trauma Anesthesiology Society

Veranstaltungen & Vorträge

Interessenbindung

Areas of Interest and Research


Quality Management and Safety in anesthesia, perioperative care and prehospital medicine
  • Quality Strategy of the Swiss Society of Anesthesiology (SSAR)
  • Swiss Quality Management Program in Anesthesia (A-QUA, A-CERT)
  • Swiss Quality Management Program in OP Management (A-QUA+, OPM-CH)
  • Smarter Medicine / Choosing Wisely for Swiss Anesthesia
  • Quality of indication, Patient Reported Outcome Measures at Kantonsspital Winterthur
Patient Blood Management
Blood Coagulation, Inflammation and Endothelial function in trauma patients
Perioperative Monitoring – point of care coagulation, hemodynamics
POCUS in anesthesia and critical care medicine
Anesthesia for Lung and Liver transplantation; Lung injury in critical care medicine – ALI / ARDS
Patient Data Management, Operating Room Management and Efficiancy