The Team

Doctor Thierry Glauser

DOCTOR THIERRY GLAUSER

FMH SURGERY OF THE HAND AND OF THE WRIST

FMH Specialist in Surgery
FMH Specialist in Surgery of the Hand
Born in Geneva. Educated with scientific maturity graduation in Geneva. Laureate of the Givaudan prize.
Competitive swimming (10 years), 3 Swiss championship prizes.
Studied at the Faculty of Medicine of Geneva, federal Degree in Medicine in 1996.

Docteur Th. Glauser
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Docteur Th. Glauser

POSITIONS

  • Consultant physician and former associate physician, Department of orthopaedic surgery and traumatology of the locomotor system, Unit for surgery of the hand, Hôpitaux Universitaires of Geneva.
  • President of the medical committee, Hirslanden Clinique La Colline, Geneva.
  • President of the Group of the hand surgeons of the canton of Geneva: 2008 to 2014
  • Commissioner at the Department of Health (DARES), Commission for the surveillance of health professionals and of the rights of patients.
  • Director Hintsa Human High Performance Program
  • Hand Surgeon Consultant for the FIA

 

TRAINING

  • Training in visceral, paediatric, thoracic, cardiovascular, urological and orthopaedic surgery at the Hôpitaux Universitaires of Geneva.
  • Paediatric and neonatology surgery, Hôpital Necker, Paris then HUG, Geneva
  • Training in general surgery and traumatology at the Hôpital Intercantonal de la Broye - Payerne.
  • Trainings in microsurgery and reconstructive surgery of the hand and of the peripheral nerves at the Hôpitaux Universitaires of Geneva.

Former Deputy Head of Clinic, Unit of surgery of the hand, Hôpitaux Universitaires of Geneva.
Former Head of Clinic, Unit of surgery of the hand, Hôpitaux Universitaires of Geneva.
Consultant Physician then Associate Physician and lecturer, Unit of surgery of the hand, Hôpitaux Universitaires of Geneva.
PhD in surgery at the Faculty of medicine of Geneva (1998).
FMH Diploma in surgery of the Hand - first in class 2004

SPECIALTIES OF INTEREST

  • Arthroscopy of the wrist and bone and ligament reconstruction.
  • Compression syndromes and peripheral nerve damage.
  • Tendon transfers and functional reanimation after paralysis.
  • Prosthetic surgery of the wrist, of the thumb and of the fingers.

 

CLINICAL RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

  • Interest in arthroscopy in the early treatment of ligament injuries of the wrist.
  • New technique of arthroscopic treatment for wrist cysts.
  • Benefits of the treatment by palmar plate for complex wrist fractures.
  • Treatment of chronic wrist pain by microsurgical denervation.

 

MEMBER

SSCM - Société Suisse de Chirurgie de la Main - www.swisshandsurgery.ch
FMH - Fédération des Médecins Suisse - www.fmh.ch 
AMG - Association des Médecins de Genève - www.amge.ch
Groupement des Chirurgiens de la Main du Canton de Genève
Mc Laren F1 & Human High Performance Program

COLLABORATIONS

  • Institute of Microtechnic, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne
  • McLaren F1
  • Red Bull Racing 
  • SenseCore