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Department of Dermatology

University Departments of the MedUni Vienna / Vienna General Hospital

Head (interim): Univ.-Prof. Dr. Peter Petzelbauer
Deputy Head: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Erwin Tschachler

Department of Dermatology
Währinger Gürtel 18-20
1090 Vienna, Austria

P: +43 (0)1 40400-77020
F: +43 (0)1 4081287


The Department of Dermatology is split into two divisions: Division of General Dermatology and Dermato-Oncology and Division of Immundermatology and Infectious Diseases of the Skin.

Its aim and function is to diagnose, treat, prevent and research all types of skin diseases and also sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV. In addition to the traditional clinical and research topics, researchers from the divisions also concentrate on the field of translational medicine. The aim is always to be able to treat patients using the latest techniques, in line with the international State-of-the-Art, and to pass on the necessary skills and knowledge to students.