Thomas Bachleitner-Hofmann

Colorectal surgeon, General surgeon

20 years of experience

Doctor speaks English, Italian, French

Austria, Vienna
Confraternitaet Private Hospital
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    The doctor studies your records, defines treatment tactics and appoints the consultation time.

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    Online consultation with a doctor

    The doctor explains the treatment program and answers all your questions. The consultation takes 30-60 minutes (with or without interpreter).

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    Conclusion & treatment plan

    Afterward, you receive a plan of treatment developed according to internation guidelines and detailed recommendations.

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Dr. Thomas Bachleitner-Hofmann is a visceral surgeon at Confraternitaet Private Hospital. The doctor specializes in the large and small intestine, peritoneal, and breast cancer surgery.


  • 1993-1998 – The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Vienna, Austria (Doctor of Medicine).
  • 1998-1999 – The Internal Medicine Internship Program at Hospital of the University of Vienna, Austria.
  • 1999-2001 – The Surgical Internship Program at Hospital of the University of Vienna, Austria.

Additional training

  • 2009 – The Gastroenterology Workshop "Surgery" in Davos, Switzerland.
  • 2010 – The Vascular Diseases Workshop and MasterClass in Pontresina, Switzerland.
  • 2013 – The ESSO Advanced Course on the Management of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) after Cytoreductive Surgery in Hamburg, Germany.
  • 2015 – The ESSO Course on Peritoneal Surface Malignancy in Manchester, UK.
  • 2016 – The Training Course on Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery at Medical University of Vienna, Austria.
  • 2016 – 10th International Congress on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies in Washington, USA.

Scientific research

2006-2008 – Research Fellow at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, USA.

Membership in organizations

  • The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).
  • The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).
  • The European Society of Coloproctology (ESC).
  • The Austrian Breast and Colorectal Cancer Study Group (ABCSG).

Honors and Awards

  • Heinrich Treichl Prize for Humanitarian Achievements by Austrian Red Cross (2014).
  • ACO-ASSO Award by Austrian Society for Surgical Oncology (2011).
  • AACR Aflac Award by American Association for Cancer Research (2008).
  • Theodor Billroth Prize by Austrian Surgical Society (2007).
  • Prize of the City of Vienna for Innovative and Interdisciplinary Cancer Research (2003).
  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. Karl Fellinger Prize (2002).
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