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Prof. Dr. med. Sven Dittrich
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9.80

Prof. Dr. med. Sven Dittrich

pediatric cardiology, and pediatric intensive care
pediatric cardiology, and pediatric intensive care
User ScoreExperienceTotal ReviewsRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
91%40 years39.8/10$$$$456No

Overview

Country, City
Germany, Erlangen
Health facility
University Hospital Erlangen
Medical unit
Department of pediatric cardiology
5.0 on Google
The data collected based on 3 patient reviews on Google

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. med. Sven Dittrich is a highly experienced pediatric cardiologist with 39 years of experience. He works at the Department of Pediatric Cardiology at the University Hospital Erlangen in Germany. Prof. Dittrich has an impressive CV, including specialized training in pediatrics and youth medicine and additional qualifications in pediatric cardiology and special pediatric intensive care. He is also an extraordinary pediatric and adolescent medicine professor at the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg. Prof. Dittrich's career highlights include being a founding member of "Save Children's Hearts" and serving on several professional associations and committees related to pediatric cardiology. He is a member of the German Society for Pediatric Cardiology and the German Society of Cardiology, among others. Prof. Dittrich has published 456 scientific publications on pediatric cardiology and congenital heart defects. With his extensive expertise and contributions to the field, Prof. Dittrich is considered a leading expert in pediatric cardiology. His research and clinical work aim to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of children with heart conditions. Patients and their families can benefit from his vast experience and the innovative approaches he brings to pediatric cardiology.

Skills & Expertise

heart
children
cardiology
pediatric cardiology
hypertension
valve
infection
coarctation
myocarditis
artery
congenital heart defects
heart defects
pulmonary valve
pulmonary hypertension
cardiopulmonary bypass
tetralogy fallot
aortic arch
cardiopulmonary function
atrial flow regulator
aorta
ventricle
kidney
injury
fibrillation
cardiomyopathy
echocardiography
pediatrics
heart failure
renal function
cardiopulmonary exercise testing
cyanotic congenital
lymphatic abnormalities
cavopulmonary connection
extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
arterial hypertension
septal defect
peritoneal dialysis
duchenne muscular dystrophy
pulmonary artery
lung
atrial fibrillation
ventricular dysfunction
renal artery
coronary artery
vegf receptor
threedimensional rotational angiography
pediatric intensive care
nonsyndromic coarctation aorta
atrial septal defect
pulmonary valve implantation

Resume

CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • 1982-1984 Study of sociology in Kiel
  • 1984 Studied human medicine at the Christian Albrecht University of Kiel
  • 1991 Defense of the dissertation at the Christian Albrecht University of Kiel: “Ontogeny of the calcium-binding protein parvalbumin in the rat nervous system”
  • Specialist training in the field of pediatrics and youth medicine
  • 1998 Obtaining specialization in pediatric and adolescent medicine
  • 1998 Received additional qualifications in the field of pediatric cardiology
  • 2000 Obtaining further specialization in special pediatric intensive care
  • 2001-2002 Habilitation and a teaching license at the Humboldt University of Berlin and Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg: “Studies of kidneys in the treatment of congenital heart defects”
  • 2008 Received additional qualifications in the field of treatment of adults with congenital heart defects
Experience
  • 1991-1995 Intern and Assistant Physician, Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital Kaiserslautern
  • 1995-2000 Department for congenital heart diseases and pediatric cardiology at the German Heart Center in Berlin
  • 2000-2005 Managing Senior Physician, Department for congenital heart diseases and pediatric cardiology at the University Hospital Freiburg
  • 2005 Extraordinary Professor for pediatric and adolescent medicine at the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg
  • 2006-2007 Acting Head of the Department for congenital heart diseases and pediatric cardiology at the University Hospital Freiburg
  • 2007 Professor and Head, Department of pediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery at the University Hospital Erlangen
Awards & Memberships
  • 1999 Member of the German Society for Pediatric Cardiology
  • 2003 Member of the Association for European Pediatric Cardiology
  • 2003 Founding Member of the "Save children's hearts"
  • 2008 Member of the scientific advisory board of the German Heart Foundation
  • 2008 Member of the project group "National Quality Assurance" of the German Society of Pediatric Cardiology
  • 2010 Member of the Governing Council for Clinical and Registration Research in the Network of Competence for Congenital Heart Diseases
  • Member of the German Society of Cardiology
  • Member of the guideline committee of the German Society for Pediatric Cardiology
  • Member of the National Quality Assurance of Congenital Heart Defects
  • Peer Review Activities in Journal American College of Cardiology, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Intensive Care Medicine, Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy, Annals of Hematology, Pediatric Nephrology, Archives of Medical Research, Canadian Institute of Health Research, Eastern Journal of Medicine, European Journal of Pediatrics, and Clinical Pediatrics

Languages

English flag
English
German flag
German

Publications

Implementation of point-of-care testing of C-reactive protein concentrations to improve antibiotic targeting in respiratory illness in Vietnamese primary care: a pragmatic cluster-randomised controlled trial.

September, 2023

First long-term outcome data for the MicraVR™ transcatheter pacing system: data from the largest prospective German cohort.

22 August, 2023

Point-of-care prognostication in moderate Covid-19: Analytical validation and prognostic accuracy of a soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor (suPAR) rapid test.

21 August, 2023

Location

Maximilianspl., 2, 91054 Erlangen, Germany

FAQ

Where does the doctor practice?

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Sven Dittrich?

The primary specialization of the doctor is pediatric cardiology, and pediatric intensive care.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Sven Dittrich has been practicing for more than 40 years.

What do patients say about Prof. Dr. med. Sven Dittrich?

The doctor has 0 review on AiroMedical and and 3 feedbacks at other places. The UserScore of the specialist is 91%.

What is the rating of the doctor?

What topics does Prof. Dr. med. Sven Dittrich expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in heart, children, cardiology, pediatric cardiology, hypertension.

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Does the specialist offer online consultations?

No, Prof. Dr. med. Sven Dittrich doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

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