Portrait Dörthe Schmidt

Dörthe Schmidt
PD Dr. Dr. med.

Attending Physician, Department of Cardiology


  • Peri-/myocarditis
  • Hypertension
  • Cardiovascular regenerative medicine


Tel. +41 44 255 11 11

Other competencies

  • Certificate of the European Heart Failure Association (HFA)
  • Certificate of Advanced Studies from the University of Zurich in Heart Failure and Transplantation (PCHF course 2018-219).


Specialist in general internal medicine and cardiology with further training at Wetzikon Hospital and Zurich University Hospital. PhD in Biomedical Engineering at the Eindoven University of Technology, NL. Habilitation at the University of Zurich on cardiovascular regenerative medicine. Attending Physician (2014-2017)/ Senior Attending Physician (2017-2021) and Co-Head of Hypertension Consultation, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Zurich. Attending Physician for general cardiology outpatient clinic since 2021.

Research focus

  • Cardio-immunological diseases
  • Cardiovascular regenerative medicine