Dr. Roland Gitter

Pediatric Cardiology


33 years of experience



Pediatric Cardiology


Congenital Interventional Cardiology, Structural Interventional Cardiology

Procedures performed:

Defect Closures, Valve Perforation, Valvuloplasty, Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantations, Fetal Cardiac Interventions

Work Experience

Deputy Head of Department for Pediatric Cardiology

Kepler University Hospital

Linz, Austria.

from 2007

Interventionalist in Pediatric Cardiology, Head

Catheterisation Laboratory


from 2006

Pediatric Cardiologist

Department for Pediatric Cardiology, Kepler University Hospital

Linz, Austria.

from 1999

Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology

German Heart Institute Berlin and German Heart Center Munich

Berlin and Munich, Germany.

2000 - 2002

Residency in Pediatric Cardiology

Department for Pediatric Cardiology, State Women's and Children's Clinic Linz

Linz, Austria.

1999 - 2002

Residency in Pediatrics

Department for Pediatrics, LKH-Vöcklabruck

Vöcklabruck, Austria.

1993 - 1998

Residency in General Medicine


Vöcklabruck, Austria.

1991 - 1993

Residency in General Medicine

Geronto-Psychiatric-Department, Wagner-Jauregg-Hospital

Linz, Austria.

1990 - 1991

Training in Occupational Health

Occupational Medical Service Linz

Linz, Austria.

1989 - 1990


Dr. Roland Gitter is a specialist in pediatrics with a focus on pediatric cardiology. He is the Deputy Head of the Department for Pediatric Cardiology at Kepler University Hospital and runs the largest Catheterisation Laboratory for congenital heart defects in Austria.

Dr. Gitter studied medicine at the University of Graz after which he completed Training in Occupational Health, Residency in General Medicine, Pediatrics, and Pediatric Cardiology.

Dr. Gitter is skilled in all diagnostic and interventional procedures in Congenital Heart Disease, Fetal Interventions, and Hybrid procedures; Echocardiography including TOE and 3D echo, Fetal Echocardiography, and Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care.


MD, University of Graz



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Austrian Society for Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

European Association for Pediatric Cardiology


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