Portrait Denise Vorburger

Denise Vorburger
Dr. med.

Attending Physician, Department of Gynecology

Other functions at USZ

  • Attending Physician Breast Cancer Center


  • Senology (diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant breast tumors)
  • Breast surgery (senior breast surgeon)
  • Drug tumor therapy and supervision of phase II studies


Tel. +41 44 255 42 37

Other competencies

  • Office hours
  • Operations
  • III Studies Laparoscopic gynecology


06/2020 Specialty exam in surgical gynecology and obstetrics FMH
12/2016 Attending Physician at the Department of Gynecology, specializing in senology
2015 – 2016 Attending Physician Cantonal Hospital Schaffhausen Women’s Clinic (Dr. M Eberhard)
2015 Specialist examination in gynecology and obstetrics FMH
2009 – 2015 Resident, Department of Gynecology, University Hospital Zurich (Prof. D. Fink)
2008 – 2009 Resident Surgeon, Affoltern Hospital, ZH (Dr. M. Wiens)
2009 Doctorate University of Zurich (Dr. C. Moll / Prof. H. Moch
2007 State Exam
2001 – 2007 Medical studies in Fribourg and Zurich

Most important memberships

  • Swiss Society of Senology (SGS)
  • FMH Swiss Medical Association
  • Association of Swiss Assistant and Senior Physicians (VSAO)
  • SWiS Network, society of women in senology

Research focus

  • Breast imaging diagnostics
  • reconstructive breast surgery