PD Dr. med. Henry Hoffmann - Hernienchirurgie, Basel - Lebenslauf

PD Dr. med. Henry Hoffmann (M.D.)


CURRENT APPOINTMENTS

  • Surgical Consultant in private practice (ZweiChirurgen GmbH), Hernia Center Hirslanden, Basel
  • Founder and Faculty Member of the “Swiss Hernia Days” congress
  • Executive Board Member SAHC (Swiss Hernia Society)
  • Associate Editor of the “Journal of Hernia and Abdominal Wall Surgery”

PROFESSIONAL RECORD

  • Since 2018 Surgical Consultant in private practice (ZweiChirurgen GmbH), Hernia Center Hirslanden, Basel
  • 2013 – 2018 Surgical Consultant, Department of General and Visceral Surgery Head of Hernia Competency Center, Medical Director of the ERAS (enhanced recovery after surgery) program (Prof. Dr. Daniel Oertli), University Hospital of Basel, Switzerland
  • 10/2014 Research Fellowship, Kingston General Hospital, Queen’s University, Department of General Surgery, Kingston, Canada
  • 2012 - 2013 Kidney Transplant Team, Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Basel (Prof. Dr. med. Lorenz Gürke)
  • 2012 - 2013 Research Fellowship: Clinical Surgical Research Unit, Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Basel, Switzerland (Prof. Dr. med. Rachel Rosenthal, MSc)
  • 2011 – 2012 Surgical Fellowship: Senior Registrar, colorectal and upper-GI surgery, Frimley Park Hospital, NHS Trust, Frimley (Surrey), United Kingdom (Mr. Sukhpal Singh, MB BS, FRCS (Ed.), FRCS (Eng.), FRCS (Gen.), MS)
  • 2009 – 2011 Senior House Officer, Department of General and Visceral Surgery (Prof. Dr. Daniel Oertli, FACS, FRCS), University Hospital of Basel, Switzerland
  • 2007 – 2009 Senior House Officer, Department of General Surgery (Prof. Dr. A. Huber, PD Dr. I. Langer), Cantonal Hospital Bruderholz, Switzerland
  • 2005 – 2007 Junior House Officer, Department of Surgery, Regional Hospital Rheinfelden (GZF), Switzerland

MEDICAL SCHOOL

  • 2001 – 2002 University of L’Aquila, Italy
  • 1998 – 2005 University Leipzig, Germany

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2018 Venia Legendi (Privatdozent) in Surgery, University Basel (Switzerland)
  • 2013 Board Certification General Surgery, FMH (Switzerland)
  • 2010 MD Thesis, Leipzig (Germany)
  • 2008 Basis Certification Surgery, FMH (Switzerland)
  • 2005 Graduation University of Leipzig (Germany)

AWARDS

  • 2017 Leading Medicine Guide, International Expert in Hernia Surgery
  • 2015 Poster award of the Swiss Surgical Society, Bern (SSC-SGC)
  • 2013 Poster award of the German Surgical Association, Munich (DGCH)

AFFILIATIONS

  • 2018 Swiss Association of Hernia Surgery (SAHC)
  • 2017 Swiss Society of Visceral Surgery (SGVC)
  • 2017 International Endohernia Society (IEHS)
  • 2015 German Surgical Hernia Collaboration (Chir. Arbeitsgemeinschaft Hernie, DGAV)
  • 2014 European Hernia Society (EHS)
  • 2014 German Hernia Society (DHG)
  • 2013 German Society for General and Visceral Surgery (DGAV)
  • 2013 German Surgical Society (DGCH)
  • 2013 Swiss Surgical Society (SGC-SSC)
  • 2007 Swiss Medical Association (FMH)
  • 2005 Swiss Doctors Union (VSAO)

POSTGRADUATE COURSES AND DIPLOMAS

  • 2018 Laser-Medicine (Swiss Association of Laser Medicine)
  • 2017 Transversus abdominis release (TAR), Berlin, Germany
  • 2016 Endoscopic Linea Alba Reconstruction (ELAR), Berlin, Germany
  • 2016 Complex Abdominal Wall Hernia Reconstruction, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 2015 Basic and Advanced Leadership, Royal College of Physicians, Lucerne
  • 2015 Basic and Advanced Surgical Teaching, Royal College of Physicians, Lucerne
  • 2014 ERAS (Enhanced Recovery after Surgery), Lisbon (Portugal)
  • 2013 Diploma in Basic Vascular Surgery
  • 2012 Academic Didactics
  • 2011 Diploma in Microsurgery 
  • 2011 Clinical Investigator Course (Good Clinical Practice, GCP)
  • 2011 ATLS (Advances Trauma Life Support) Diploma
  • 2009 Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgery
  • 2007 AO-Course „Principles of operative treatment of fractures and osteosynthesis”

TEACHING ACTIVITIES

  • Since 2017 Founder and Executive Board Member of the Swiss Hernia Days
  • Since 2015 Regular Lectures at the Medical Faculty (Master level) of the University of Basel
  • Since 2017 Davos course for gastrointestinal surgery - Hernia modul. Davos
  • Since 2016 Davos course for gastrointestinal surgery – basic modul. Davos
  • Since 2009 Examiner at annual OSCE, Objective Structured Clinical Examination (University Hospital Basel)