Pyramid Clinic specialists

Prof.(sk) Dr. med. PhD Burkhard Rischke

Höschgasse 50/52
8008 Zürich

Phone 043 538 45 14
Fax 043 542 47 97

www.spine-center-rischke.ch

Academic career

» 1970 – 1976 Medical Study at Freie Universität Berlin
» 1977 Approbation as physician
» 1979 Promotion as  „Doctor medicinae - Dr. med.“  at University Tübingen
» 1983 Specialist in General Surgery
» 1988 Specialist in Trauma Surgery
» 1986 – 1990 Specialization in Spine Surgery
» 1997 Specialist in Hand Surgery
» 1999 Promotion as „PhD“ at Trnava University (SK)
» 2000 Habilitation at Trnava University (SK)
» 2006 Specialist in Orthopedics and Traumatology
» 2008 Appointment as University Professor
» 2008 Swiss medical diploma acknowledgement 

Professional career

» 1977 – 1979 Assistant doctor at Clinic of General Surgery, Kreiskrankenhaus Ehingen
» 1980 – 1983 Assistant doctor at Clinic of General Surgery, Illertalklinik Illertissen
» 1983 – 1985 Senior Physician, at Clinic of General and Trauma Surgery, Memmingen 
» 1986 – 1990 Assistant Medical Director at Clinic of Trauma-, Hand- and Reconstructiv Surgery, Klinikum Hannover
» 1990 – 2008 Head of Department at Clinic of Trauma-, Hand- and Reconstructiv Surgery, Klinikum Pinneberg/Hamburg
» 2009 Foundation of Spine-Center Rischke, Zurich, Medical Director

Memberships

» AO Spine Society; AO Trauma, Germany, Member of Foundation
» ISASS – Spine Arthroplasty Society
» Eurospine Society
» German Spine Society - DWG
» German Society for Surgery 
» German Society for Orthopedic and Traumatology 
» FMH Swiss Medical Association

Languages

German, English, Italian