Clinique Générale-Beaulieu

Dr. med. Thierry Glauser

Specialist FMH / ISFM in General Surgery
Specialist FMH / ISFM in Hand Surgery

Areas of specialisation (2)


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

  • Former Deputy Head of Clinic, Hand Surgery Unit, University Hospitals of Geneva.
  • Former Head of Clinic, Hand Surgery Unit, University Hospitals of Geneva.
  • Former Consultant Physician then Associate Teaching Physician, Hand Surgery Unit, University Hospitals of Geneva.
  • Doctoral thesis in Surgery at the Geneva Faculty of Medicine in 1998.
  • FMH Diploma in Hand Surgery - First in his class in 2004.


  • SSCM - Swiss Society for Hand Surgery
  • FMH - Swiss Medical Association
  • AMG - Association of Geneva Doctors
  • Association of Hand Surgeons of the Canton of Geneva
  • OrthoColline, ISFM B training centre for orthopaedic surgery

Work Experience

  • President and Founder of OrthoColline, ISFM B training centre for orthopaedic surgery 2020.
  • Consultant Physician and former Associate Physician, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Motor System, Hand Surgery Unit, Geneva University Hospitals.
  • Chairman of the Medical Committee of Clinique La Colline, Geneva from January 2011 to March 2014.
  • President of the Geneva Hand Surgeons Association from 2008 to 2014.
  • Commissioner at the Department of Health (DARES), Commission de surveillance des professions de la santé et des droits des patients.
  • Director of the Hintsa Human High Performance Programme.
  • Hand Surgeon Consultant for the FIA.


  • Treatment of rhizarthrosis (osteoarthritis of the thumb) and reconstruction using dual mobility prosthetic Trapezo-metacarpal arthroplasty -700 cases /11 years follow-up.
  • Wrist arthroscopy and bone and ligament reconstruction.
  • Compression syndromes and peripheral nerve injuries.
  • Tendon transfers and functional recovery after paralysis.
  • Prosthetic surgery of the wrist, thumb and fingers.


  • The value of arthroscopy in the early treatment of wrist ligament injuries.
  • The benefits of palmar plate treatment for complex wrist fractures.
  • Treatment of chronic wrist pain using microsurgical denervation.


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

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