Dr. med. Jürg Knessl

Specialist in
Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology
Languages
German, English, Italian, French

Core competencies

foot surgery, joint surgery, arthroscopy

Professional career

2004 - 2006
President of the Swiss Society for Orthopedics SGOT
2003
Fellowship Dr. P. Diebold, Nancy/France
1990
Opening private practice for orthopedic surgery
1989
Fellowship Dr. B. Regnauld Nantes/France
1985 - 1990
Further training in orthopedics:
Orthopedics Cantonal Hospital Winterthur
Clinic Wilhelm Schulthess Zurich
Orthopedics Cantonal Hospital Frauenfeld as Senior Consultant
Surgery St. Leonhard St. Gallen as Senior Consultant/Head
1981 - 1984
Surgical basic training including general surgery and traumatology City Hospital Waid Zurich

Schools, university & degrees and diplomas

2016
CAS MedLaw
2009
Lecturer for Medical Ethics, University of Zurich
2005
Master of Advanced Studies in Applied Ethics, MAE
1988
Specialist Swiss Medical Association for Orthopedic Surgery
1981
Doctorate with Prof. E. Morscher
1980
State examination University of Basel
1974 - 1980
Medical studies in Basel, philosophy as second degree

Practices at

Memberships and partnerships

Swiss Society of Orthopedics (SGOT)
SFAS, Swiss Foot and Ankle Society
EFAS, European Foot and Ankle Society
iNetz
Cooperative HirsMed.net
Honorary Member of the Swiss Society of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Swiss Orthopedics)

Partner at h-care

Events & lectures