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Gerhard Ziemer

Gerhard Ziemer, M.D.

University of Chicago Medical Center / Comer Children's Hospital
5841 South Maryland Avenue MC 5040 E 500
Chicago, IL  60637
United States
1 773 702 2500
1 773 834 4848 (alternative)
1 773 753 0840 (fax)
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Kiel University Medical School (M.D.1978)
German Navy, Medical Officer, Hyperbaric Medicine (1979)
Hannover Medical School, General Surgery Residency (1980-1984)
Boston Children's Hospital Cardiovascular Surgery Residency (Senior-, Chief- 1984-1986)
Harvard Medical School Boston, Fellow in Surgery (1985)
Hannover Medical School, Cardiothoracic & Vascular Residency (Senior-, Chief- 1986-1988)
Hannover Medical School, Staff Surgeon,Assistant Professor Cardiothoracic Surgery (1988-1993)
Hannover Medical School, Senior Associate, Associate Professor Cardiothoracic Surgery (1993-1994)
Tuebingen University, Professor of Surgery (1995), Director Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery 1994-2009, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery 2009-2011
University of Chicago, Professor of Surgery (2011), Director Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Adult Congenital Heart Surgery 2011-


Reconstructive Valve Surgery
Pulmonary Valve Autograft (Ross-Proc.)
Aortic Surgery
Surgery for Congenital Heart Defects (Neonate-Adult)
Yearly Charity Missions Hospital del Nino,Lima,Peru
Pediatric Tracheo-bronchial lesions