Prof. Dr. med. Dieter Berger


Specialist for Surgery, Specialist for Visceral Surgery, Specialist for Paediatric Surgery

Work experience

since 2017 Independent Physician, Private Clinic Lindberg and Private Clinic Bethanien
1999-2017 Head Physician, Clinic for Visceral, Thoracic and Paediatric Surgery, Central Hospital, Baden-Baden
1998 Shadowing, Clinic for General and Transplant Surgery, Humboldt University of Berlin
1997-1999 Consultant, Clinic for General Surgery and C3 Professor for Paediatric Surgery, Ulm University
1996 Qualified as Specialist for Visceral Surgery and Paediatric Surgery
1994-1997 Consultant, Paediatric Surgery Clinic University of Tübingen (Professor Schweizer)
1993 Shadowing, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA
1990-1994 Senior Physician, Clinic for General Surgery at Ulm University (Professor Beger)
1989 Qualified as Medical Specialist
1982 Further training in surgery, University Hospital of Ulm


2012-2016 Chairman of the surgical working group ‘Hernia’, German Society for General and Visceral Surgery, DGAV
2011-2014 Chairman of the German Hernia Society
2008 Conference President of the German Hernia Society
1999 Appointment as Adjunct Professor at Ulm University
1997 C3 Professor for Paediatric Surgery
1991 Post-doctoral Qualification in Surgery
1987 Graduation as doctor with ‘summa cum laude’


German Society of Surgery
German Society for General and Visceral Surgery
German Hernia Society
Convention of Leading Hospital Surgeons
European Hernia Society
European Association of Endoscopic Surgery

Portrait Prof. Dr. med. Dieter  Berger


English, German


Viszeralchirurgie Bethanien
Toblerstrasse 51
8044 Zürich

T +41 43 268 79 89

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