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Thomas Friedrich Gerhard Mindermann

Neurosurgeon , researcher

Thomas Friedrich Gerhard Mindermann, Swiss board certified neurosurgeon and researcher. Grantee of M. & W. Lichtenstein-Stiftung University Basel; Ciba-Geigy-Jubiläumsstiftung, Basel; Freiwillige Akademische Gesellschaft, Basel; and Wissenschaftlicher Fonds Kantonsspital Basel, Basel University. Practices neurosurgery at Klinik Im Park and Klinik Hirslanden, Zurich, Switzerland.

Background

Mindermann, Thomas Friedrich Gerhard was born on March 10, 1955 in Schopfheim, Germany and arrived in Switzerland in 1975. Son of Fritz and Gisela (Boldt) Mindermann.

Career

Internships and residencies in geriatrics & rehab., general surgery, neurology, and intensive care from 1984-1990, resident in neurosurgery University Hospitals, Basel, 1990—1992, 1994, attending in neurosurgery, 1995—1999. Senior pituitary research fellow University California, San Francisco, 1992-1993. Privatdozent associate professor University Basel, Switzerland, since 1999.

Director Gamma Knife Center, Zurich, Switzerland, 2000-2009. Member board medical directors Klinik im Park, Zurich, Switzerland, since 2001. Member of the board medical advisors Wegweiser - Swiss Patient Organization for Pituitary Diseases, since 2001. Member board directors, member board medical advisors Swiss Parkinson Society, 2001—2004.

Member of the editorial board of Acta Neurochirurgica (The European Journal of Neurosurgery) since 2013 and of Neurosurgery International since 2014

Achievements

  • Board Certified Neurosurgeon, Switzerland, 1995.

Membership

Member Swiss Neurosurg. Society (board educational committee 2002-2003, secretary and treasurer 2003-2005, board member research price committee (formerly Synthes Price) 2006-2015, president commission on radiosurgery 2004-2014), Swiss Medical Association, Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS), American Association Neurological Surgeons (AANS), Pituitary Society (United States), American Society Sterotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, European Society Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, Leksell Gamma Knife Society, International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Society (ISRS), Cyberknife Society.