Department of Cardiology

The Department of Cardiology is a leading national and international reference center for the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Building on our decades-long university tradition, we follow an evidence-based, holistic and above all patient-centered philosophy. At the University Heart Center, we work closely with our partner clinics, particularly in cardiac surgery.

Department of Cardiology

University Hospital Zurich
Raemistrasse 100
8091 Zurich
Tel. 044 255 15 15

Outpatient clinic of the Clinic for Cardiology

University Hospital Zurich
The Circle 59
Floor 4, Reception J
8058 Zurich-Airport
Tel. 044 255 15 15

For patients

Tel. +41 44 255 15 15
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Cardiac emergencies (cardiology)

Tel. +41 44 255 90 09

For referrer

Tel. +41 43 253 09 09 (for medical questions)
Tel. +41 44 255 15 15 (for administrative questions)

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Proximity to you and your trust are just as important to the success of your treatment as the support provided by our state-of-the-art medical equipment. We offer you the entire spectrum of outpatient and inpatient cardiology at the University Hospital Zurich:

  • Cardiac catheterization laboratories
  • Heart transplantation
  • Heart valve interventions
  • Coronary interventions
  • Cardiac arrhythmias
  • Sports cardiology
  • Heart failure
  • Outpatient & inpatient cardiology
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Echocardiography
  • Cardiac imaging (MRI / CT / PET / SPECT)
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Best specialist clinic in Switzerland 2024

In the “Best Specialist Clinics” ranking by the market research company Statista and the Handelszeitung newspaper, the cardiology department at the USZ came first in the cardiology specialty, as it did last year. At 93.42 out of a maximum of 100 points, the score is even slightly higher than in the previous year. It therefore achieved the best score of all clinics analyzed in the 2024 ranking.