Prof. Dr. med. Arto Nirkko
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Professional Experience

seit 09/2020
Neurologie, Neurophysiologie und Schlafmedizin, Neurozentrum Luzern; sowie seit 2015 weiterhin Konsiliarius / Notfalldienst Neurologie, Belegarzt Klinik St.Anna Luzern

2019 – 2020
Schlafmedizin, Chefarzt Hofklinik für Wach- und Schlafmedizin, Luzern

2015 – 2018
Schlafmedizin, Chefarzt Klinik für Schlafmedizin, Luzern

1996 – 2015
Neurologie, Inselspital, Bern; Poliklinik inkl. Schlafmedizin; seit 2006 als OA EEG, Epileptologie und Schlaf¬medizin (2009 OA ENMG); Konsiliarius externe Spitäler und Neurointensivmedizin

1995
Neuroradiolgie, Inselspital, Bern / CT / MRI / Myeolographie

1994
Neurologie, Inselspital, Bern / klinische Neurologie / Schlafmedizin

1993 – 1994
Innere Medizin, Tiefenau-Spital, Bern

1989 – 1993
Neurologie, Inselspital, Bern / EEG / ENMG / Schlafmedizin

1988 – 1989
Neurochirurgie, Inselspital, Bern / Neurosonographie

1986 – 1987
Molekularbiologie, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research

Specialist and Additional Qualifications
  • Facharzt für Neurologie / Neurologie FMH
  • Zerebrovaskuläre Krankheiten (neurovaskuläre Sonographie)
  • Elektroneuromyographie (ENMG)
  • Elektroenzephalographie (EEG)
  • Schlafmedizin SGSSC (inkl. Polysomnographie, MSLT, MWT, Oxymetrie etc.)
Education and Diplomas

2018
Prof: Titularprofessor für Neurologie, Universität Bern

2014
Prof: Assoziierter Professor für Neurologie, Universität Bern

2006
PD: Privatdozent für Neurologie, Universität Bern

1994
Dr. med: Doktortitel der Medizin, Universität Bern

1985
Staatsexamen Medizin, Universität Bern

1979
Maturität, Bern (Naturwissenschaftlicher Typus)

Memberships
  • FMH (Verband Schweizer Ärztinnen und Ärzte)
  • SNG (Schweizerische Neurologische Gesellschaft)
  • SGKN (Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Klinische Neurophysiologie)
  • SGSSC (Schw. Gesellschaft für Schlafforschung, Schlafmedizin und Chronobiologie)
  • Benesco (Bern Network for Epilepsy, Sleep and Consiousness) und andere
Languages
  • Deutsch
  • Englisch
  • Französisch
  • Italienisch
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