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Adrian Kohler
Dr. med.

Adrian Kohler

Team Leader Intensive Care Medicine
German, French, English (CEP)


Intensive care (FMH)
Anesthesiology (FMH)
Emergency doctor (SGNOR)

Academic career

  • 2010 Doctor of Medicine


  • 2003 – 2010 Studied Medicine
  • 2002 – 2003 Studied Information Technology 

Professional career

  • Since January 2020, Consultant Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Balgrist University Hospital
  • 2018 – 2019 Consultant, Intensive Care Medicine, Zurich University Hospital (Transplantation, Trauma, and Burns)
  • 2017 – 2018 Resident, Intensive Care Medicine, Zurich University Hospital
  • 2015 – 2017 Resident, Anesthesia, Zurich University Hospital
  • 2012 – 2015 Resident, Anesthesia, and Intensive Care Unit, Triemli (including one year of Cardiac Anesthesia and Intensive Care)
  • 2010 – 2012 Resident, Internal Medicine, Lucerne Cantonal Hospital (LUKS)


  • 2019 Specialist in Intensive Care Medicine (FMH)
  • 2018 Specialist in Anesthesiology (FMH)



  • Member of the Swiss Medical Association (Foederatio Medicarum Helveticorum, FMH)
  • Member of the Swiss Association of Residents and Consultants (VSAO)
  • Member of the Swiss Society for Anesthesiology and Resuscitation (SGAR)


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Claudia Gasser
+41 44 386 38 32
+41 44 386 38 39


Prof Dr Urs Eichenberger and his team use the latest anesthetic techniques for patients of all ages, including children, to provide optimal conditions for smooth and pain-free surgery, as well as recovery from the operation with no complications and minimal pain. Once patients have left the operating theatre, the team continues their care in the recovery room, on the intensive care unit, on the ward, and in subsequent anesthetic and pain clinics.

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