Dr. med. Daniel Wüst

Specialist in
Orthopaedic surgery and traumatology
Qualification certificates
Sports medicine (SGSM)
German, English, Spanish, Italian, French

Core competencies

  • specialist for Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System
  • specialist for Sports Medicine
  • total and partial arthroplasty of the knee
  • arthroscopic treatment of knee (anterior cruciat ligament, meniscus)
  • minimal-invasive arthroplasty of the hip

Professional career

2012 - to date
Owner of "ORTHOPAEDICS WUEST" in the Center of Zurich (orthopaedic practice existing since 1978)
2009 - 2011
Senior MD, orthopaedic surgery and traumatology, Kantonsspital Frauenfeld
2010 - to date
Chief medical officer, Swiss Dancesport Federation (STSV)
2007 - 2009
Orthopaedic surgery and traumatology, Kantonsspital Olten
Internal medicine, Hospital Horgen
2004 - 2007
Orthopaedic surgery, Balgrist, University Zurich
Research, orthopaedic surgery, Balgrist, University Zurich
2002 - 2004
General surgery and traumatology, Kantonsspital Aarau

Schools, university & degrees and diplomas

SSIPM Interventional Pain Management Specialist
SGSM Sports Medicine Specialist
FMH Specialist for Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System
Doctorate "Interaction between melatonin-induced thermolyse and ice-induced body core cooling"
Graduation in human medicine, University of Basle, Switzerland
1999 - 2000
Training in paediatrics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Training in gynecology and obstetrics, University Hospital Saint Antoine, Paris, France
Surgical training at first surgical clinic, Policlinico Umberto, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
1995 - 2001
Human medicine, University of Basle, Switzerland

Memberships and partnerships

FMH Swiss medical association
SGOT Swiss association of orthopaedic surgery and traumatology of musculoskeletal system
SGSM Swiss association of sportsmedicine
AO Global foundation of traumatology and osteosynthesis
OTC Osteosynthesis and trauma care foundation
SBV Swiss association of independent medical doctors
ZMED Network of medical doctors in Zurich
AGZ Medical association of Zurich
ZGO Association of orthopaedic surgery of Zurich
Zürimed Network of medical doctors in Zurich

Publications & videos

Events & lectures