Portrait Gonca Suna, Ph.D.

Gonca Suna, Ph.D.
Dr. med. univ.

Attending Physician, Department of Cardiology


  • Electrophysiology
  • Catheter ablation
  • Device Therapy


Tel. +41 43 253 77 85


Since 2023 Attending Physician for Cardiology and Rhythmology at the University Hospital Zurich
2022-2023 European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) certification for electrophysiology and devices
2021-2022 Training in invasive electrophysiology and device implantation at the Royal Papworth Hospital in Cambridge, Great Britain
2021 Obtaining the specialist title for cardiology (FMH)
2018-2021 Training in cardiology at the University Hospital Zurich (senior physician in 2021)
2019 Obtaining a specialist qualification in internal medicine (FMH)
2011 and 2017-2018 Training in general internal medicine at the University Hospital Zurich
2011-2013 Training in general internal medicine at Baden Cantonal Hospital
2013-2017 PhD studies in Cardiovascular Proteomics at King’s College London in the UK with a scholarship from the British Heart Foundation (BHF).
2009-2010 Diploma in the field of glycoimmunology at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces in Berlin
2004-2010 Medical studies at the Medical University of Vienna, Innsbruck and Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin (ERASMUS)

Most important memberships

  • Swiss Medical Association (FMH)
  • Association of Swiss Assistant and Senior Physicians (VSAO)
  • Swiss Society of Cardiology (SGK)
  • European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
  • European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)
  • International Heart Rhythm Society (HRS)
  • EHRA Certification Commission for Electrophysiology

Research focus

Cardiac biomarkers, arrhythmogenic cardiopathies


Show publications


  • Diploma in Mountain Medicine
  • Associate Editor EP Europace – EHJ Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology