Department of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine

Emergency 24h

The University Hospital Zurich Department of Consultation-Liaison-Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine stands for innovative psychiatry as a branch of medicine. Working closely with developments in somatic medicine, it has developed concepts for a more progressive understanding of psychiatry, psychosomatic medicine and psychotherapy.

Department of Consultation-Liaison-Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine

Universtity Hospital Zurich
Culmannstrasse 8
8006 Zurich
Tel. +41 44 255 52 80

Department of Consultation-Liaison-Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine

USZ Airport
The Circle 59
8058 Zurich-Airport
Tel. +41 44 255 52 80

The Department is first and foremost a modern comprehensive clinic for psychiatry and psychotherapy and holds a relevant authorisation for postgraduate training. Secondly, it also offers the University Hospital Zurich a variety of specialist services.

We offer specialized and modern treatment concepts for people suffering from mental illness. Our core services are psychotherapy, consultation/liaison psychiatry and psychosomatics. Collaboration with other USZ departments is particularly important. We provide various special consultation options on an outpatient and inpatient basis.
Our offer includes:

  • Affective disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Adjustment disorders
  • Eating disorders
  • Torture and post-war traumatization
  • Migration-related mental disorders and transcultural psychiatry
  • Posttraumatic stress disorders
  • Psychocardiology
  • Psychooncology
  • Sleep disorders
  • Pain medicine
  • Dizziness
  • Somatoform disorders
  • Gender identity disorder / transsexualism
  • Tinnitus

Roland von Känel, Prof. Dr. med.

Director, Department of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine

For patients

Tel. +41 44 255 52 80

For international patients

International Office
Rämistrasse 100
8091 Zurich

Tel. +41 44 255 54 54

For referrals

Universtity Hospital Zurich
Department of Consultation-Liaison-Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine
Culmannstrasse 8
8091 Zurich

Jourarzt  Tel. +41 44 255 11 11

Tel. +41 44 255 52 80