emer. Prof. Dr. med.

Heinz Gregor Wieser

Heinz Gregor Wieser

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences abroad since 1991

Deceased on 20/02/2018

  • Universität Zürich

Research Areas:

  • Clinical Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Medical diagnostics
  • Brain research
  • Musicology
  • Epileptologie; Epilepsiechirurgie; Elektrophysiologie



Selected Memberships:

  • International League against Epilepsy
  • German, Columbian, Turkish, Polish, Swiss Chapter of International League against Epilepsy
  • German EEG-Society
  • Swiss Society for Electroencephalography and Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Swiss Society for Neurology
  • Société d'électroencephalographie et de Neurophysiologie clinique de langue française
  • European Society of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery

Selected Prizes:

  • Friedrich von Bodelschwingh Price
  • Berger Price
  • Ciba-Geigy - International League against Epilepsy and International Bureau for Epilepsy Epileptology Award
  • Ambassador for Epilepsy of the International League against Epilepsy and International Bureau for Epilepsy
  • Tissot-Medal of the Swiss League against Epilepsy

Selected Publications:

  • Wieser, H. G.; Zumsteg, D. (2008) Subthalamic and Thalamic Stereotactic Recordings and Stimulations in Patients with Intractable Epilepsy.; Paris: John Libbey Eurotext (191 Seiten).
  • Wieser, Heinz Gregor (2008) Foramen ovale and peg electrodes. In: Engel, J. Jr.; Pedley, T. A. (Hrsg.), Epilepsy: A Comprehensive Textbook, 2. Aufl.; Philadelphia, PA/London: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, S. 1779-1789.
  • Wieser, H. G.; Müller, S.; Schiess, R.; Khan, N.; Regard, M. et al. [..] (1997) The anterior and posterior selective temporal lobe amobarbital tests: angiographical, clinical, electroencephalographical PET and SPECT findings, and memory performance. Brain and Cognition, Bd. 33, S. 71-97.
  • Wieser, Heinz Gregor (1983) Electroclinical Features of the Psychomotor Seizure. A Stereo-electroencephalographic Study of Ictal Symptoms and Chronotopographical Seizure Patterns Including Clinical Effects of Intracerebral Stimulation.; Stuttgart/London: Fischer/Butterworths (242 Seiten).
  • Wieser, H. G.; Yasargil, M. G. (1982) Selective amygdalohippocampectomy as a surgical treatment of mesiobasal limbic epilepsy. Surgical Neurology, Bd. 17, S. 445-457.