Paul Simon

Dr Paul Simon

Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery
Tel: 254 20 3662 407
Fax: 254 20 2454 22
Facharzt for Thoracic Surgery, Austrian Board of Physicians, 2000
Facharzt for Cardiac Surgery, Austrian Board of Physicians, 1997
Facharzt for General Surgery, Austrian Board of Physicians, 1994
MD, Medical University of Vienna, 1985

Research Interests
The focus of my research is the development of minimally invasive and hybrid techniques of cardiac surgery, as well as the development of tissue engineered cardiac replacement tissues

Academic Specialisation
Cadiothoracic Surgeon

Professional Experience
Director of Cardiac Program/Section Head Cardiothoracic, AKUHNChief of Pediatric Cardiac Services, SAAD Specialist Hospital, Al Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaProfessor of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, AustriaVice Director, Department of Vascular, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery; Director of Cardiac and Pulmonary Transplant, Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University, Frankfurt a/M, GermanyAttending Cardiac Surgeon, 1st Surgical Department, General Hospital, Linz, AustriaStaff Surgeon (Facharzt), 2nd Surgical Department, University of Vienna, AustriaResident, 2nd Surgical Department, University of Vienna, AustriaResident Department for Trauma Surgery, General Hospital St.Pölten, AustriaResearch Fellow, Department Cardiology, University Hospital, Boston, USAResearch Fellow, 2nd Surgical Department, University of Vienna, AustriaMedical University of Vienna, Austria, graduation July 1985
Professional Associations
Austrian Surgical Society
Austrian Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery
Austrian Transplant Society
German Society for Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery

Theodor Billroth Award Austrian Surgical Society, 2003
urgical Society, 2003 * Tuerk Price, Society Hematology, 2003
Aventis Price, 2005
Aventis Price, 2006

Created on:25/04/2013  Last modified:22/06/2014