Biography

Dr. Thomas Weiss

Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

Austria

23 years of experience

Specialty

Specialties:

Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

Subspecialties:

Procedures performed:

Coronary angiography, Coronary intervention

Work Experience

Legally appointed expert for internal medicine

Vienna Higher Civil Court

Vienna, Austria.

from 2020

Head

Karl Landsteiner Institute for Cardiometabolics

Vienna, Austria.

from 2018

Accreditation as Specialist in Cardiology

Austrian Medical Council

Vienna, Austria.

from 2014

Accreditation as Specialist in Internal Medicine

Austrian Medical Council

Vienna, Austria.

from 2012

Chair of Cardiology

Sigmund Freud University

Vienna, Austria.

from 2016

Senior Lecturer, (Priv.-Doz.) for Vascular Biology

Medical University of Vienna

Vienna, Austria.

from 2011

Interventional Cardiologist

University Hospital St Pölten

St Pölten, Austria.

2018 - 2022

Head of Department for Medicine/Cardiology

Private Hospital Döbling

Vienna, Austria.

2018 - 2020

Head of Hypertension Clinic and Cardiology Ward

Wilhelminenhospital

Vienna, Austria.

2013 - 2018

Deputy Head of the 3rd Medical Department

Wilhelminenhospital

Vienna, Austria.

2015 - 2018

Health Care Management

University of Economics

Vienna, Austria.

2017 - 2018

Specialist Training in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Intensive Care Medicine

Oslo University Hospital, Norway; Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia; Wilhelminenhospital and Otto Wagner Hospital

Vienna, Austria.

2004 - 2014

SRO

Australian Centre for Blood Diseases, Monash University Melbourne

Australia.

2004 - 2006

Research Fellow

Department of Internal Medicine II, Division of Cardiology, University of Vienna

Vienna, Austria.

1999 - 2004

Biography

Dr. Weiss works as an interventional cardiologist at the Rudolfinerhaus, Vienna's leading private hospital. His clinical focus is on the treatment of heart disease, especially high blood pressure and coronary heart disease (cardiac catheter and stent implantation). Since autumn 2018 he has also been on the board of directors of the Karl Landsteiner Institute for Cardiometabolic.

Dr. Weiss has many years of experience in acute cardiac care, cardiac arrest team, medical emergency team, ICU/CCU, echocardiography, electrocardiography, pacemaker/ICD outpatients, and heart failure. Excellence in conservative and invasive hypertension management (RDN) and coronary angiography and intervention (PCI).

Education

PhD, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo

2012

MD, Faculty of Medicine, University of Vienna

2003

Foreign exchange student with AFS, Guanare, Venezuela

1994

Awards

Werner Klein Award of the Austrian Hypertension League

2014

Research Award of the Vienna Medical Association

2007

Young Investigator Award of the ISTH

2005

Austrian Cardiologists’ Award - Category Basic Research

2005

Special Achievement Award of the ISFP

2004

Affiliations

European Society of Cardiology (FESC)

Austrian Society of Hypertension

Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis Research

European Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine

Austrian Cardiac Society

Doctor of trust to the Embassy of the Republic of Austria in Norway (2009-2012)

Vienna Medical Association

International Society for Fibrinolysis and Proteolysis

Publications

Dr. Thomas Weiss has more than 140 publications.