Dr. med. Franziska Krähenmann, IBCLC
  • FMH-certified obstetrician and gynecologist
  • Physician in Charge, Department of Obstetrics, University Hospital Zurich
  • Deputy Chief Physician

Franziska Krähenmann plays a senior role in the clinical care of high-risk pregnancies and in the Maternity Unit.


Her special area of activity is preoperative medical assessment of mothers in close interprofessional collaboration (with midwives, anesthesiologists, etc.). She completed her medical degree in 1984. She has had extensive clinical training in internal medicine and surgery.


She is also an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) with a special focus on ill mothers. Her professional profile is completed by her activity as a clinical lecturer to doctors, medical students, IBCLCs (certified lactation consultants), and midwives at Zurich University of Applied Sciences.