Clinica Sant'Anna

Dr. med. Andrea Donadini

Specialist in surgery, member FMH
Specialist in visceral surgery, member ISFM
Specialist in general surgery and traumatology, ISFM member

Areas of specialisation (2)

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Hospital (1)
Swiss Surgical Practice
Via San Gottardo 1A
6900 Lugano

Work Experience

since 2014

Assistant physician, Regional Hospital Bellinzona and Valleys

since 2012

Assistant Physician, University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV)

since 2012

Accredited physician, Clinica Luganese Moncucco

since 2012

Medical practice owner Dr. Andrea Donadini, via Moncucco 7, 6900 Lugano

2008 - 2012

Chief Physician, Service de Chirurgie Viscérale, Centre Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV), Lausanne, Prof. Dr. med. N. Demartines

2006 - 2008

Chief Physician, Service de Chirurgie, Hopital du Jura, Delémont, Dr. med. Joerg Peltzer, Dr. med. Mare Worreth


Assistant physician, , Chirurgische Universitatsklinik, Universitatsspital, Basel, Prof. Dr. med. D. Oertli, rotation in intensive care (OIB1 Prof. Dr. med. H. Pargger)


Assistant Physician, Chirurgische Universitatsklinik, Universitatsspital, Basel, Prof. Dr. med. D. Oertli, rotation in traumatology-orthopaedics (BZB), Prof. Dr. med. W. Dick, Dr. med. M. Jakob, Prof. Dr. med. B. Hintermann, Prof. Dr. med. P. Regazzoni

2003 - 2004

Assistant physician, Surgery Service, Ospedale Civico, Lugano, Prof. Dr. med. S. Martinoli, Prof. Dr. med. A. Marx, A. Kuhrmeier


Assistant physician, Chirurgische Universitatsklinik, Kantonsspital, Basel, Prof. Dr. med. D. Oertli, rotation in the emergency room and visceral surgery service


Assistant Surgeon, Surgery Service, Ospedale Civico, Lugano, Prof. Dr. med. S. Martinoli, Prof. Dr. med. A. Marx

2000 - 2001

Assistant physician, Viszeralchirurgische Abteilung, St.Claraspital, Basel, Prof. Dr med. P. Tondelli


  • Member FMH
  • Member of the executive committee of SGACT/SSCGT (Swiss Society of General Surgery and Traumatology)
  • Founding member of the Forum of Young Surgeons (FJC) of the SGC-SSC (2006-2010)
  • Member of the SMOB (Swiss Study Group for Morbid Obesity) Member of the SSCV (Swiss Society of Visceral Surgery)
  • Member of the Swiss Society of Surgery (SGC-SSC)



Further training in visceral surgery FMH, Lausanne

2008 - 2012

Specialisation in visceral surgery, Centre hospitalier universitaire vaudois, Lausanne (Prof. Dr. med. N. Demartines)


Further training in general surgery and traumatology, Delémont


Specialisation in FMH surgery, Delémont


Degree in Medicine, University of Basel



  • Peterli R, MD; Donadini A, MD; Peters Th, MD*; Ackermann Ch, MD; Tondelli P, MD; Re-operations Following Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding; Obesity Surgery, 2002 Dee; 12(6):851-6
  • Suter M, MD; Donadini A, MD; Calmes JM, MD; Romy S, MD; lmproved surgical technique for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass reduces complications at the gastrojejunostomy; Obesity Surgery, 2010 Jul; 20(7):841- 5
  • Suter M, Donadini A, Romy S, Demartines N, Giusti V. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: significant long-term weight loss, improvement of obesity-related comorbidities and quality of life. Ann Surg. 2011 Aug;254(2):267-73
  • Romy S, Donadini A, Giusti V, Suter M.;Roux-en-Y gastric bypass vs gastric banding for morbid obesity: a case matched study of 442 patients. Arch Surg. 2012 May;147(5):460-6.
  • Roulin D, Donadini A, Gander S, Griesser AC, Blanc C, Hubner M, Schafer M, Demartines N. Cost-effectiveness of the implementation of an enhanced recovery protocol for colorectal surgery. Br J Surg. 2013 Jul;100{8):1108- 14.

Posters .

  • A.Donadini, R.Peterli, A.Zynamon*, S.Bock*, Ch.Ackermann, M.O. Guenin, P.Tondelli, Chirurgische Klinik und
  • *lnstitut tor Radiologie, St.Claraspital Base!, Reoperationen nach laparoskopischer Magenbandoperation, Congrès SGC-SSC, Luzern, June 2001.
  • 1- Award of the Swiss Visceral Surgery Society at the SGC-SSC congress 2003 in lnterlaken:
  • Andrea Donadini*, Holger Moch, Luigi Terracciano, Peter Schraml, Michael J. Mihatsch, *Daniel Oertli,
  • *Chirurgisches Departement und lnstitut fur Pathologie der Universitat Basel, Schweiz, Mikrosatelfiten lnstabilitiit und DNA-Reparatur-Genexpression in Kolonadenomen
  • A. Donadini, C.Ruzza, C.Marazzi, HJ.Fischer*, J.Peltzer, Service de chirurgie, Service de radiologie*, Hòpital du Jura Delémont, lnvagination: eine se/tene DD beim akuten Abdomen des Erwachsenen, Congress SGC-SSC, Basel, May 2008
  • A. Donadini, S. Aellen, N. Demartines, H. Vuilleumier, Service de chirurgie viscérale, Centre Hospitalier universitaire Vaudois (CHUV) Lausanne, Les filets double face sont-ils si anodins, congress SGC-SSC, lnterlaken, May 2010
  • A. Donadini, A. Cusimano, Necrotising enteritis and septic shock: a case report, SGC-SSC congress, Bern, May 2014
  • A. Donadini, A. Cusimano, Three deseases for an abdominal pain : a rare case in a young woman, congress SGC-SSC, Bern, May 2015


  • Mikrosatelliten-lnstabilitat und DNA-Reparatur-Genexpression in Kolonadenomen. Work under the supervision of Prof. Dr. med. H. Moch, Medecin-Chef de service Pathologie Zurich, Prof. Dr. med. L. Terracciano, Medecin-chef Pathologie, Universitatsspital Basel, Dr. Phil. P. Schraml, Kantonsspital Basel, Prof. Dr. med. M. Mihatsch, Chief of the lnstitut fur Pathologie des Universitatsspital Basel. Promotion on 15 March 2001.

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