STEFAN ALEXANDER SASSE
MD (RFW UNIVERSITY, BONN) 1996, FRACP
Alex Sasse began his cardiology training after a house-surgeon year in his native Germany. He was Cardiology Registrar, University Clinic, Aachen from 1997 - 2000 and then spent two years as a Research Fellow in the Institute of Heart and Cardiovascular Physiology, Heinrich-Heine University, Dusseldorf. Alex returned to the University Clinic in Aachen 2003 - 2004 as Fellow in Cardiology following which he received German Board Certification as a specialist in Cardiology.
Alex was appointed Cardiologist, Department of Cardiology, University Clinic in Aachen in 2003 and continued there until 2007.
Alex moved to Wellington in 2007 to take up his current position of Cardiologist and Director of Echocardiography and Cardiac Imaging, Wellington Hospital.
He brings to Wellington considerable experience in both clinical cardiology and in cardiovascular research.
From 2017 he has been Head of Cardiology Services.