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Dr. Curzio Solcà

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Dr. Curzio Solcà

Specialist Nephrology and General Internal Medicine FMH

Born in Viganello on 20.02.1974. After graduating in medicine from the University of Basel, he began his clinical training in Ticino, followed by several years of clinical and scientific activity in internal medicine and nephrology at the University Hospital and Bern (Inselspital). Not forgetting a long stay in the USA as a medical researcher.  Currently, in addition to being medical director of the Nefrocure Dialysis Center, he is the owner of the medical office in via Soldino 7, Lugano. He is an accredited doctor in internal medicine and consultant in nephrology at the Clinica Moncucco.

Languages: italian, french, german, english

Training

Specialization in Nephrology, University of Bern, 2011

FMH specialisation in internal medicine, 2008

Doctorate in medicine in the field of infectivology, University of Basel, 1999

Degree in Medicine, University of Basel, 1999

Scientific High School Mendrisio Cantonal High School, 1993

Professional activity

Director and medical specialist in nephrology and general internal medicine, Nefrocure Sagl and Dialysis Center Nefrocure Sagl, since October 2018

Doctor's office Dr. med. Curzio Solcà, January 2012 - September 2018

Medical specialist in nephrology at the nephrology clinic and dialysis center Dr. Ferrier, April 2011- September 2018

Researcher, University of Bern and Inselspital, June 2006 - March 2011

Assistant physician, Department of General Internal Medicine and Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, Inselspital, Bern, June 2006 - March 2011

Researcher, Medical College of Wisconsin, Wauwatosa (MCW), Wisconsin, USA, June 2005 - May 2006

Researcher Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), Charleston, South Carolina, March 2004 - June 2005

Assistant physician, Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital, Bern, January 2003 - March 2004

Medical officer, health recruit school, 266/6 Monte Ceneri/Tesserete, July 2002 - October 2002

Assistant physician in the department of internal medicine, Regional Hospital of Bellinzona and Valleys, Bellinzona headquarters, March 2000 - June 2002

Scientific and educational activities

Effect of Cyp27A1 gene dosage on atherosclerosis development in ApoE-knockout mice , Faseb J, March 2014

Dietary xenosterols lead to infertility in loss of abdominal adipose tissue in sterolin-deficient mice, J Lipd Res. 2012 (Epub ahead of print) , November 2012

Dialysis in people over 80? Ticinese Medical Tribune, December 2011

Hereditary nephrogenetic diabetes insipidus-case report and discussion , November 2009

Loss of apolipoprotein E exacerbates the neonatal lethality of the Smith-Lemlio-Optiz syndrome mouse, May 2007

Other activities and representations

Member of the European Hypertension Society - ESH

Member of the Swiss Society of Nephrology - SSN/SGN

Member of the Swiss Society of Internal Medicine - SSGIM

Member of the Swiss Hypertension Society - SSH

Membro della European renal association - European dialysis and transplant society

Member of the Order of Doctors of Canton Ticino

Member of the FMH - Swiss Institute for Medical Education

Other activities

Member of the Scientific Committee, Ticinese Medical Tribune Magazine

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