Dr. med. Gerardo J. Maquieira

Specialist in
Orthopaedic surgery and traumatology
German, Spanish, English, Italian, French, Portuguese

Core competencies

  • Foot and Ankle Surgery

Professional career

2010 - to date
Practice at FussZentrum Hirslanden, Zurich
2007 - 2010
Deputy Chief Foot and Ankle Surgery, University Clinic Balgrist, Zurich
2006 - 2007
Senior physician Orthopedic Surgery, University Clinic Balgrist, Zurich
2005 - 2006
Senior physician Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Zurich
2004 - 2005
Senior physician Orthopedic Surgery, University Clinic Balgrist, Zurich
2002 - 2003
Orthopedic Surgery, Hip, Shoulder and Elbow, Hand and Plastic, Technical Orthopedics, Pediatric
Orthopedics and Musculoskeletal Tumors, Foot and Ankle, University Clinic Balgrist, Zurich
2001 - 2002
Trauma Surgery, Department of Trauma, University Hospital Zurich
2000 - 2002
Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Surgery, University Clinic Balgrist, Zurich
1999 - 2000
Orthopedic Surgery and Trauma, Limmattalspital Schlieren, Switzerland
1997 - 1999
General Surgery and Trauma, Intensive Care, Kantonsspital Glarus, Switzerland
1989 - 1996
Doctorate in Medicine, University of Zurich

Schools, university & degrees and diplomas

1989 - 1996
Medical Studies in the Faculty of Medicine, Zurich University

Further information

Visiting Fellowships
2010 Cirugia ortopedica y traumatologia, USP Hospital San Carlos, Murcia, Dr. Mariano de Prado
2008 Cirurgia del pie y tobillo, Clinica Quiron, Madrid, Dr. Ernesto Maceira
2007 Foot and Ankle Department, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, D. Levine MD / J. Deland MD

Memberships and partnerships

Swiss Orthopedic Society (SGO)
Swiss Foot Surgery and Medicine of the foot Society (SFAS)
Swiss Medical Society (FMH)
Medical Society of Zurich
Society of Swiss attending physicians (SBV)
Zurich Society for Orthopedic (ZGO)
Partner at h-care

Publications & videos

Events & lectures