Dr. med. Tina Zodan Otto

Tina Zodan Otto, MD, is married and mother of two children. She speaks German, English, Italian and Croatian.

Diplomas and certificates


Certificate of competence for the use of laboratory in medical practice (KHMK).

Certificate of competence in laser treatment of the skin and mucous membranes (SGML) "House of Skin and Laser Medicine", Dr. Rümmelein AG.



Certificate of Competence in Psychosomatic and Psychosocial Medicine (FMH/SAPPM).

Certificate of competence in pregnancy sonography (SGUM/SSUM).


Medical specialist examination part 2 (FMH Title of medical specialist in gynecology and obstetrics; and operative gynecology).



Medical specialist examination part 1 (written examination).


Basic examination in gynecology and obstetrics.



Doctorate "Cardiac troponin T in umbilical cord blood" under senior consultant Dr. F Krähenmann and PD Dr. R. Chaoui.


State examination in human medicine in Zagreb, Croatia.



Professional career

  • 2021: Opening of own gynecological practice in Rüschlikon.
  • 2016: Senior physician, Women´s Clinic, See-Spital Horgen, (Dr. med. P. Kostov).
  • 2012: Attending physician, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, City Hosptial Triemli, Zurich (Dr. med. B. von Castellberg, Dr. med. S. von Orelli).
  • 2009: Attending physician, Women's Clinic, Cantonal Hospital Glarus (Dr. med. N. K. von Rechenberg-Oberer).
  • 2009: Resident physician, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Hospital Zurich (Prof. D. Fink, Prof. R. Zimmermann).
  • 2008: Resident physician, Clinic for Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Zurich (Professor P. A. Clavien).
  • 2007: Resident physician at the Women's Clinic, Cantonal Hospital Winterthur (Dr. med. T. Hess).
  • 2002: Resident physician, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Hospital Zurich (Prof. D. Fink, Prof. R. Zimmermann).
  • 2002: Research assistant in the Perinatal Physiology Research Department, University Hospital Zurich (Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. R. Huch).
  • 2000: Doctoral student in the Perinatal Physiology Research Department, University Hospital, Zurich.
  • 1999: Research assistant, Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics, Sveti Duh, Zagreb, Croatia (Prof. Dr. med. A. Kurjak).


  • 1999: State qualifying examination, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb.
  • 1997: Diploma at the Medical Faculty of the University of Zagreb.
  • 1997: Trainee at the University Hospital Eppendorf, Ear-Nose-Throat Dept., Hamburg.
  • 1995: Visiting student at University College Hospital, London.
  • 1993: Student assistant in the Department of Histology and Embryology, University of Zagreb.
  • 1991: Studies at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb.
  • 1987: Secondary school in Zadar, Croatia. Matura with distinction.
  • 1979: Primary school in Zadar, Croatia. Graduated with distinction.


more infos...
  1. T. Zodan, von Orelli S. Teaching communication in an emergency gynaecological setting. Cogent Medicine (2018), 5: 1491092 Link to article

  2. T. Zodan, N. Ochsenbein-Imhof, R. Zimmermann. Post-Cesarean Wound Drainage Is Not Necessary in Women at Increased Risk of Hemorrhage. J Gynecol Surg. 25(2): 49-54; 2009.

  3. Y. Meier, T. Zodan, C. Lang, R. Zimmermann, G.A. Kullak-Ublick, P.J. Meier, B Stieger, C. Pauli Magnus. Increased susceptibility for intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy and contraceptive-induced cholestasis in carriers of the 1331T>C polymorphism in the bile salt export pump. World J Gastroenterol 14(1):38-45; 2008.

  4. T. Zodan-Marin, R. Meier, F. Kraehenmann, T. Burkhardt, R. Zimmermann. Nifedipine serum levels in pregnant women undergoing toccolysis with Nifedipine. J Obstet Gynaecol 27(3):260-263; 2007.

  5. C. Pauli-Magnus, T. Lang, Y. Meier, T. Zodan-Marin, D. Jung, C. Breymann, R. Zimmerman, S. Kenngott, U. Beuers, C. Reichel, R. Kerb, A. Penger, P.J. Meier, G.A.Kullak-Ublick. Sequence analysis of bile salt export pump (ABCB11) and multidrug resistance p-glycoprotein 3 (ABCB4, MDR3) in patients with intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy Pharmacogenetics 14(2):91-102; 2004.

  6. F. Krähenmann, M.R. Hüsler, T. Zodan-Marin, U. Lauper, R. Zimmermann. Nifedipin zur Wehenhemmung: einfach, kostengünstig und wirksam? Frauenarzt 43(12): 1454-1456; 2002.

  7. T. Zodan-Marin, R. Huch. Preterm birth and iron deficiency. Proceedings of the 5th World Congress of Perinatal Medicine: 668-671; 2001.

  8. R. Chaoui, T. Zodan-Marin, J. Wisser. Marked splenomegaly in fetal cytomegalovirus infection: Detection supported by Three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasound (3D-PDU). Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 20: 299-302; 2002.

  9. V. Sparac, S. Kupesic, M. Ilijas, T. Zodan, A. Kurjak. Histologic architecture and vascularization of hysteroscopically excised intrauterine septa. J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparos; 8(1):111-116; 2001.

  10. A. Kurjak, S. Kupesic, D. Kosuta, T. Zodan, M. Ilijas, V. Sparac, S. Jukic. Preoperative diagnosis of Fallopian tube carcinoma made by 3D ultrasound and power Doppler. Gynecologia et Perinatologia 8:69-73; 1999.

  11. S. Kupesic, A. Kurjak, T. Zodan. Assessment of endometrial carcinoma by 3D power Doppler ultrasound. Gynecologia et Perinatologia 8:1-7; 1999.



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