Welcome to the website of Prof. Beatrix Volc-Platzer, MD

Welcome to the website of Prof. Beatrix Volc-Platzer, MD!

Prof. Beatrix Volc-Platzer, MD is a dermatologist (specialist for skin and venereal diseases) in Vienna.

From 2001 – 2019 Prof. Beatrix Volc-Platzer, MD led the dermatology department of the Donauspital/ SMZ Ost (today: Klinik Donaustadt) of the city of Vienna.

In 2012, Prof. Beatrix Volc-Platzer, MD founded the Karl Landsteiner Institute for Paediatric Dermatology.

Prof. Beatrix Volc-Platzer, MD runs a private practice specialising in:

  • General dermatology (including birthmark checks, skin cancer screening and diagnosis and therapy of skin diseases)
  • Immunodermatology
  • Paediatric dermatology
  • kleine Dermatochirurgie

Paediatric dermatology


Herbeckstrasse 67, 1180 Vienna (initial ordination) and Simmeringer Hauptstraße 120, 1110 Vienna (second ordination)


Appointment by phone at: 

+43 676 7064 989

Consultation hours

Appointment only (no insurance).

Medical reports

Prof. Beatrix Volc-Platzer, MD is also active as an evaluator, on the one hand for medical enquiries (e.g. for NÖ Patientenanwaltschaft), and on the other hand for specialised journals.


Prof. Beatrix Volc-Platzer, MD is active in scientific organizations, currently as President of the Society of Physicians in Vienna and as Vice-President of the Karl Landsteiner Society. She also runs the Karl Landsteiner Institute for Paediatric Dermatology.

  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft Dermatologische Forschung (ADF)
  • Austrian Society for Dermatology and Venerology  (ÖGDV), President 2008 – 2010
  • Deutsche Dermatologische Gesellschaft (DDG)
  • European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV)
  • European Society of Dermatologic Research (ESDR) Board Member 1994 – 1999
  • American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)
  • European Society for Pediatric Dermatology (ESPD) Board Member 2006 – 2022
  • College of Physicians in Vienna (GDÄ) President since 2020
  • Karl Landsteiner Gesellschaft – Vice President
  • International Women’s Forum (IWF)



As per the current COVID regulations, please wear an FFP2 mask and be on time for your appointment.

Schedule an appointment by telephone (+43 676 7064 989) or by e-mail to office@volc-platzer.at

Upcoming events:

  • 18. October 2024 – 15th Kinderhauttag, in Vienna


  • „Infantile Hämangiome“. hautnah 2021;

  • „Photodermatosen im Kindesalter“. Spektrum Dermatologie 01/21,

  • „Stand der pädiatrischen Dermatologie in Europa”, Jatros 2021