Prof. Dr. med. Beatrice Amann-Vesti

Specialist in
Angiology
General Internal Medicine
Qualification certificates
Ultrasonography (SGUM)
Phlebology (USGG)
Expertise in high doses radiological investigations & therapeutic interventions in angiology
Languages
German, English, French, Italian

Core competencies

Vascular medicine:

Arterial dissease: varicose veins, thrombosis

Diabetic foot treatment

Chronic wound treatment

Invasive therapy of vascular diseases (balloon dilatation, stent implantation)

Professional career

2006 - 2017
Professor and Head of the Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich
2005
Associate Professor (PD, Chief Physician) Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Angiology, University Hospital Zurich
2000 - 2007
Head of Microcirculation Laboratory, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Angiology, University Hospital Zurich
2000 - Apr 2005
Attending physician, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Angiology, Unversity Hospital Zurich

Schools, university & degrees and diplomas

2004
Habilitation: "Function of cutaneous lymphatic vessels in health and disease", University Zurich
1991
Doctoral Thesis: "Intravital measurement of transcutaneous Oxygen Diffusion in health", University Zurich
1990
Doctor in Medicine: University of Zurich/Switzerland
1984 - 1990
Medical School: University of Zurich/Switzerland

Further information

Postgraduate Training in Internal Medicine and Angiology
2000 Clinical Duplex ultrasound, University of Washington, Medical Center, Seattle, USA (Prof. Dr. E. Strandness)
1997 – 2000 Research Fellow, Department of Vascular Surgery, Laboratory of Vascular Biology, University of Washington, Medical Center, Seattle, USA (Prof. Dr. A.W. Clowes)
1997 Department for Anesthesiology, University Hospital Zürich
1993 – 1996 Residency in Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Zürich and Hospital Waedenswil
1990 – 1993 Resident, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Angiology, University Hospital Zürich (Prof. Dr. A. Bollinger)

Board Certifications
Swiss Board of Internal Medicine 1996
Swiss Board of Angiology 2001

Academic Positions
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Privatdozent), University of Zürich 2004-2006
Professor of Angiology, University of Zürich since 2007
Guest Professor Medical Faculty, University of Belgrade, Serbia

Memberships and partnerships

Union of Vascular Societies of Switzerland
Swiss Society of Angiology (Member of the Committee)
European Society for Vascular Medicine (Member of the Committee)
Swiss Society of Ultrasound in Medicine (SGUM)
Swiss Medical Association (FMH)
Medical Society of Zürich (AGZ)
International Union Of Angiology
European Society of Microcirculation

Partner at h-care

Events & lectures