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Allgemeinchirurgie und Gefäßchirurgie (Austria)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Allgemeinchirurgie und Gefäßchirurgie
    Generic category in Annex V: Vascular surgery (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    Ärtzegesetz 1998, BGBl. I Nr. 169/1998
    Ärztinnen-/Ärzte-Ausbildungsordnung 2015, BGBl. II Nr. 147/2015

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    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Die gesamte Allgemeinchirurgie und Viszeralchirurgie, die Vorbeugung, Erkennung, konservative und operative Behandlung und Nachbehandlung von Erkrankungen, Verletzungen und Fehlbildungen des Gefäßsystems einschließlich der Rehabilitation.


    Entire general and abdominal surgery as well as prevention, identification, conservative and surgical treatment and follow-up of diseases, injuries and malformations of the vascular system, including rehabilitation.

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