Prof. Dr. med. Nils Kucher

Position Senior Consultant Clinics for Angiology & Cardiology
  Director Venous Thromboembolism Consult Service

Education

  • University of Greifswald (M.D.), Germany, 1988 - 1994
  • United States Medical License Certificate, 2003
  • Board certifications in Internal Medicine 2001, Cardiology 2004, Angiology 2010

Postdoctoral Training & Employment

  • Residency, Department of Anesthesiology, Ergolz-Klinik Liestal, 01/95 - 09/95
  • Residency, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Ilanz, 10/95 - 12/97
  • Residency, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Aarau, 01/98 - 05/99
  • Fellowship, Vascular Medicine, Swiss Cardiovascular Center Bern, University Hospital Bern, 06/99 - 12/99
  • Fellowship, Department of Echocardiography, Swiss Cardiovascular Center Bern, University Hospital Bern, 01/00 - 12/00
  • Fellowship, Department of Cardiology, Swiss Cardiovascular Center Bern, University Hospital Bern, 01/01 - 07/02
  • Fellowship, Venous Thromboembolism Research Group, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Womens Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 08/02 - 06/04
  • Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 07/04 - 06/05
  • Staff Physician Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Division, University Hospital Zurich, 08/05 - 08/09
  • Staff Physician Angiology & Cardiology, Swiss Cardiovascular Center Bern, University Hospital Bern, since 09/09

Speciality

  • Minimal-invasive endovascular treatment of acute pulmonary embolism
  • Minimal-invasive endovascular treatment of acute deep vein thrombosis
  • Minimal- invasive endovascular treatment of post-thrombotic syndrome (endovascular venous stent recanalization)
  • Peripheral arterial interventions
  • Coronary interventions

Anschrift

Universitätsspital Schweizer Herz- und Gefässzentrum
Freiburgstrasse, 3010 Bern, Schweiz
Tel.: +41 31 632 5439
Fax: +41 31 632 4380
nils.kucher (at)insel.ch