Angiology specialist
Angiology, Internal medicine

Dr Kern graduated from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva and is an FMH certified specialist in angiology and internal medicine. A former Deputy Clinic Head at the University Hospitals of Geneva, he is also a member of the Swiss Society of Phlebology and Angiology and of the French Society of Vascular Medicine. He has been working at Clinique La Prairie since 1998.


  • FMH Internal Medicine
  • FMH Angiology
  • AFC Phlebology
  • AFC Ultrasonography
  • AFC Thermal ablation of saphenous varicose veins


  • Federal Medical Diploma, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva 
  • Degree of Doctor of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva


  • University of Geneva

Spoken languages

  • English
  • French
  • German


  • Lecturer at the University of Lausanne, Department of Angiology
  • Associate Physician at Lausanne University Hospital (CHUV), Department of Angiology 
  • Consultant Physician at the Riviera Hospital
  • Former President of the Swiss Society of Phlebology
  • Committee member of the Swiss Society of Phlebology
  • Member of the Swiss Society of Angiology
  • Member of the French Society of Phlebology
  • Member of the French Society of Vascular Medicine
  • Member of the French College of Vascular Pathology
  • Member of the scientific committee of the journal Phlébologie – Annales vasculaires (Phlebology - Vascular Annals)
  • Member of the editorial board of the journal Veins and Lymphatics


  • Former Deputy Clinic Head, University Hospitals of Geneva
  • Former Committee member of the Union of Swiss Societies for Vascular Diseases

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