Prof. h.c. PD Dr. med. Anders J. Leu

Contact

Specialist in angiology and general internal medicine, member of the Swiss Medical Association


Languages

German, English, Italian, French, Spanish

Work experience

since 2019 HerzGefässKlinik Bethanien
1999-2019 GefässZentrum Zurich
1999 Interventional Cardiology, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City, USA (Prof G.S. Roubin, M.D., Ph.D.)
1994-1999 Consultant, Department of Angiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Zurich (Prof A. Bollinger / Prof U. Hoffmann / Prof R. Koppensteiner)
1994 Vascular Diagnostic Service, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle WA / USA (Prof D. E. Strandness Jr., M.D.)
1993-1994 Laboratory for Tumor Biology, Department of Radiation Oncology Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School Boston MA / USA (Prof R.K. Jain, Ph.D.)
1992 Dermatology department Wilhelminenspital der Stadt Wien (Prof H. Partsch)
1991-1992 Medical outpatient clinic, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Zurich (Prof W. Siegenthaler / Prof W. Vetter)
1990 Department of Angiology, medical outpatient clinic, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Zurich (Prof A. Bollinger)
1989 Department of Radiology (Ultrasound) Kantonsspital Baden (Prof R. Ch. Otto) General Internal Medicine locum practice, Mellingen (Dr H.M. Schmidt)
1988-1989 Department of Internal Medicine, Kreisspital Männedorf (Prof M. Knoblauch)
1987-1988 Institute of Pathology, University Hospital Zurich (Prof Ph. U. Heitz)
1987 School doctor Mat Trp RS 83, Lyss Service required to obtain a lieutenant’s commission

Education

2001 Appointed by the University of Zurich as associate professor and habilitation in angiology at the University of Zurich
1996 Specialist qualification in Internal Medicine, specialising in angiology
1993 Specialist qualification in Internal Medicine
1987 Doctor of Medicine, University of Zurich
1986 Dissertation ‘Thrombocyte aggregation inhibitors and anticoagulants after endarterectomy in the femoral popliteal region – long-term results of a prospective study’ (Prof A. Bollinger, Department of Angiology, medical outpatient clinic, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Zurich)
1986 Swiss state examination in Medicine
1980-1986 Medical studies, University of Zurich

  • All diseases of the arteries, veins and lymph vessels
  • Interventional angiology (balloon catheter procedures)
  • 43 original studies
  • 95 abstracts
  • 1 book contribution, several newspaper articles
  • 1999 1st prize of the Dermatological Angiology Working Group of the German Dermatological Society
  • 1999 Prize of the Swiss Society for Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery
  • 1998 Travel award of the European Society of Microcirculation
  • 1997 Knoll prize of the International Union of Angiology - European Chapter
  • 1996 Travel award of the Swiss Society of Microcirculation
  • 1993/94 Young talent bursary of the Swiss National Science Foundation
  • 1992 Travel award of the Swiss Society of Microcirculation
  • 1991 Senator Pütter prize of the German Society for Phlebology
  • 1980 Bonizzi-Theler Foundation bursary
Portrait Prof. h.c. PD Dr. med. Anders J. Leu

Contact

HerzGefässKlinik Bethanien
Toblerstrasse 51
8044 Zürich

T +41 44 523 14 60 F +41 44 523 14 62 aleu@klinikbethanien.ch
www.hgk-bethanien.ch

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