Gregor Kocher, MD

Medical Training:
Medical School
: University of Zurich, Switzerland
Graduation: 2005
Doctoral Thesis: 2005
Board Certifications:
Swiss Board Certification in General Surgery 2012
Swiss Board Certification in General Thoracic Surgery 2015

Appointments :
Residency
2006-2008 Division of Surgery, Spital Uster
2008-2010 Division of Surgery, Kantonsspital Winterthur

Fellowships
2013: Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Odense University Hospital, Denmark. Prof. Peter B. Licht
2014: Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Pisa, Italy. Prof. Alfredo Mussi, Franca Melfi
2014: Department of Thoracic Surgery, Marmara University Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey. Prof. Mustafa Yüksel
2015: Klinische Abteilung für Thoraxchirurgie, Medizinische Universität Wien/AKH. Prof. Klepetko

Staff Surgeon
2010-present: Division of General Thoracic Surgery University Hospital Bern, Switzerland

Memberships:
Swiss Society of Thoracic Surgery
European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

Clinical and Research Interests :
Thoracic Surgical Oncology with a main interest in uniportal, thoracoscopic anatomic lung resections
Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma
Mediastinitis
Thoracic Trauma including Rib Stabilization for traumatic flail chest
Molecular Oncology of Thoracic Malignancies