Portrait Nina Kimmich

Nina Kimmich
PD Dr. med.

Senior Attending Physician, Department of Obstetrics


  • Specialist in fetomaternal medicine, FMH
  • Invasive and non-invasive prenatal diagnostics
  • Birth injuries/postpartum pelvic floor diagnostics


Tel. +41 44 255 11 11

Other competencies

  • (Competitive) sport and pregnancy (in collaboration with the “University Center for Prevention and Sports Medicine at Balgrist University Hospital – move>med”)
  • External turns from pelvic end position to cranial position
  • Certificate of competence in pregnancy ultrasound, DEGUM I
  • Teaching at the Medical Faculty of the University of Zurich


09.2021 Venia legendi of the University of Zurich for the field of gynecology and obstetrics
10.2018 Holder of the specialty title Fetomaternal Medicine, FMH
05.2014 Specialist in gynecology and obstetrics, FMH
since 03.2014 Attending Physician, Department of Obstetrics and Polyclinic, University Hospital Zurich
2009 – 2013 Resident, Gynecological Clinic, University Hospital Zurich
2008 – 2009 Resident, Women’s Clinic, Bülach Hospital
2006 – 2008 Resident at the Department of General Surgery, Affoltern a. A. District Hospital
2006 Doctorate in Sports Medicine (Dr.med.) University of Freiburg i.Br./D
1999 – 2006 Studied human medicine at the University of Freiburg i.Br./D

Most important memberships

  • Swiss Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics (SGGG)
  • German Society for Gynecology and Obstetrics (DGGG)
  • Working Group for Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine in the DGGG (AGG)
  • German Society for Perinatal Medicine (DGPM)
  • German Society for Ultrasound in Medicine (DEGUM)

Research focus

  • Birth mechanics/effects of a vaginal birth on the birth canal
  • Evaluation of visible birth injuries and pelvic floor trauma after vaginal birth
  • Prevention of birth trauma
  • Quality assurance and optimization in the building department


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