Dr. med. Jörg U. Fechner


Dr. med. Jörg Ulrich Fechner, a highly experienced and accomplished specialist in skin and venereal diseases and allergology, has been supporting the practice team at derma competence center AG since summer 2021 and represents Dr. med. Hero Schnitzler in absence.

  • Areas of Expertise
    Dermatology & Venerology FMH, Laser Medicine FMCH, Allergology (D)
  • Responsibilities
    Aesthetic Medicine, Medical Cosmetology, Anti-aging Medicine
  • Specialties
    Conservative and operative dermatology, inflammatory skin conditions (neurodermatitis and psoriasis), urticaria (nettle rash), and acne
  • Languages
    German, English, Spanish (fluent) Italian (intermediate)


Career, Additional Training and Diplomas:

  • 2006 -2021 Practicing Physician and most recently Medical Director, SanaSkin Care AG, Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich (formerly Dr. T. Würsch, Zurich)
  • Deputy Medical Director, Central Swiss Derma AG, Meggen (formerly Hirslanden Clinic Meggen, respectively Swissana Clinic Meggen, Outpatient Clinic for Dermatology and Laser Medicine). Attending physician for the Hirslanden Group
  • 2017 Certificate of Proficiency in Laboratory Practice, KHM
  • 2009 FMH recognition for laser treatments of the skin and mucous membranes Swiss Medical Association
  • 2004 Diploma for Anti-Aging Medicine, European Anti Aging Academy
  • 2004 Additional Certifications in Cosmetic Dermatology and Dermatological Laser Therapy
  • 1998 Authorization for further training in skin and venereal diseases
  • 1996 – 2006 Private Practice, Wuppertal, Germany
  • 1998 Specialist in Dermatology and Venereology
  • 1996 Specialist in Allergology
  • 1992-1996 Assistant Doctor, Ferdinand Sauerbruch Clinic, Wuppertal, Germany
  • 1991 Dissertation: Registration of Nosocomial Infections, summa cum laude
  • 1991-1992 Assistant Doctor, Dermatology Practice Dr. J.H. Budde, Duisburg, Germany
  • 1992 Licensed Medical Physician
  • 1990 Doctor in Internship


  • Swiss Society of Dermatology and Venereology (SGDV)
  • Medical Association of Canton Zurich (AGZ)
  • Zurich Dermatologists Association (ZDG)
  • Swiss Medical Association (FMH)
  • Foederatio Medicorum Chirurgicorum Helvetica (FMCH), Swiss Association of Surgical Societies
  • German Dermatological Academy (DDA)
  • German Dermatological Society (DDG)
  • German Society of Laser Dermatology (DDL)