Prof. Dr. Frauenfelder is a board certified chest radiologist with interest in tumor imaging, especially mesothelioma, and ILD.
Dr. Frauenfelder did his radiological residency at the University Hospital Zurich and completed it in 2005. During this time, he also worked as a research fellow at the NCCR Co-Me (Computer Aided and Image Guided Medical Interventions) at the ETH, where he investigated the human blood flow using CFD. Since 2011 he is deputy director and operational leader of the institute and member of the department for imaging. 2019 Dr. Frauenfelder has been appointed Associate Professor ad Personam for Thoracic Radiology in the Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology. Thomas Frauenfelder represents the thoracic radiology scientifically, clinically and in teaching both inside and outside the USZ. He is also an active member of the Executive Board of the European Society for Thoracic Radiology.