Field of work
Chair of Paediatric and Adolescent Surgery
Prim. Prof. Dr. Dr. hc. Alexander M. Rokitansky is a specialist in general surgery, paediatric and adolescent surgery and paediatric intensive care medicine. His scientific activities include questions of cardiac surgery (development of an artificial heart), surgical oncology, malformation
surgery, and the treatment of children and adolescents. Oncology, deformity surgery (funnel chest correction...), cardiovascular research, anatomy and pathology. Since 1994 primary physician at the SMZO in Vienna. Ed Board Europ J Ped Surgery, Ed Board Act Chir Latviensis, Corresp. member
of the German Society for Paediatric Surgery, Beautragter of the International Academy for Paediatric Surgery, Austrian Diploma of Advanced Training, Cross of Honour for Science and Art.