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Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare


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Private doctor

Georg Schulthess

Spear's Review

Prof Dr Georg Schulthess is chief medical officer at The Kusnacht Practice, a leading treatment centre on the shores of Lake Zurich. His role is to ensure that the entire practice ‘continuously strives for the highest quality of medical care and services’.

Professor Schulthess was previously medical director at Hospital Männedorf and has been a partner at The Kusnacht Practice since it was opened in 2007 by Canadian addiction counsellor Lowell Monkhouse. He studied medicine at the University of Zurich, where he secured a professorship in 2008. He has also worked for other high-quality medical institutions and spent time in Bhutan at the Lhuntsi Hospital, helping to treat local people suffering from tuberculosis and leprosy.

He has conducted extensive research into epidemiological, clinical and molecular aspects of the pathogenesis, prevention and therapeutic treatment of internal diseases.

Adviser Profile

Professor Dr med. Georg Schulthess is The Kusnacht Practice’s Chief Medical Officer.

Prof Dr med. Schulthess has played a key role in developing medical procedures within The Kusnacht Practice and has built a peerless team that provides unparalleled care to clients. 

Prior to joining The Kusnacht Practice, Professor Dr med. Schulthess was Clinic Director at Männedorf Hospital, where he was able to continue his clinical and scientific work for the University of Zurich and contribute to shaping developments in the healthcare sector.

Eduardo Greghi, CEO of The Kusnacht Practice, says: 'Georg is one of the most respected professors and doctors in Switzerland. He examined our very first client and perfectly understands the specific needs of our clients. Georg devotes all of his time to ensuring the absolute best medical treatment is offered at all our clients.'

Professor Dr med. Schulthess studied medicine at the University of Zurich, where he later received a professorship in 2008, and has worked for a range of renowned medical institutions over the years. He is a member of the Swiss Society for Internal Medicine (SGIM) and the Medical Society of the Canton of Zurich (AGZ), as well as a member of the Board of Trustees of the LIXMAR Foundation in Zurich – a foundation that supports charitable and scientific research.

His role is to ensure that The Kusnacht Practice continuously strives for the highest quality of medical care and services, ensuring health and physical well-being of each and every one of its clients – both during their residential stay in the villas, where they are treated, and as part of their ongoing follow-up care. 

Rank: Top Recommended

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Zollikerstrasse Zurich-Zollikon, 8702 Switzerland

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