Clinique Montbrillant

Med. pract. Vaqar Latif

FMH specialist surgeon in orthopaedics and traumatology of the musculoskeletal system

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Hospital (1)

Clinique Montbrillant
Rue Montagne 1
2300 La Chaux-de-Fonds

Education

2008

Specialist title FMH in orthopaedics and traumatology

2007

FMH specialist examination in orthopaedics and traumatology

2006

Inter-University Diploma in Microsurgery, University of Paris VII, Denis Diderot, prof. Oberlin C.

2005

ATLS course and exam

2001

Basic examination in surgery

1999

Ecole Polytechnique Fédéral de Lausanne: Diploma in biomedical engineering

1998

American Medical Examination (USLME, steps 1 and 2)

1997

Geneva Faculty of Medicine: Federal Diploma in Medicine

Publications

COURSE AT THE SOCIETE NEUCHATELOIS DE MEDECINE: HIP AND KNEE EXAMINATION FOR THE GENERAL PRACTITIONER, 23.10.2014.

BILATERAL ANATOMIC TOTAL SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY VERSUS REVERSE SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY. Latif Vaqar, MD, Denard PJ, MD, Young A. A., MD, Liotard JP, MD, Walch G., MD. Orthopedics. 2012 Apr 1; 35(4): e479-85.

REVERSE PROSTHESIS AND ANATOMICAL PROSTHESIS IN THE SAME PATIENT: COMPARISON OF RESULTS. A CASE REPORT OF 13 PATIENTS.

Latif Vaqar, Allan Young, Gilles Walch. E-poster, Sofcot 2011.

Latarjet-Bristow Procedure Performed With Bioabsorbable Screws: Computed Tomography Evidence of Healing. Young, Allan Andrew MD, MBBS, MSpMed, PhD, FRACS (Orth); Maia, Roberto MD; Moraga, Claudio MD; Latif, Vaqar MD; Liotard, Jean-Pierre MD; Walch, Gilles MD, Techniques in Shoulder & Elbow Surgery: September 2010 - Volume 11 - Issue 3 - pp 85-89.

IMPACTION OF ORTHOPAEDIC IMPLANTS, WHY USE A HEAVY WEIGHT? Feiner A-S., Latif Vaqar, Revue de chirurgie orthopédique et traumatologique (November 2009) 95, 670-672.

KOHLERS DISEASE OF THE TARSAL NAVICULAR: A CASE REPORT AND REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE. Feiner A-S., Latif Vaqar, Swiss Paediatric Congress, June 2008.

POST-TRAUMATIQUE KNEE ANKYLOSIS DUE TO MYOSITIS OSSIFICANS OF THE VASTUS LATERALIS MUSCLE. Latif Vaqar, Feiner A-S. 4th Basel International Knee Congress and Instructional Course, July 2008.

ISOLATED HETEROTOPIC OSSIFICATION OF THE PSOAS MUSCLE TENDON AFTER HIP RESURFACING ARTHROPLASTY. Latif Vaqar, Feiner A-S., 68th Annual Congress of the Swiss Orthopaedic Society, September 2008.

Competences

Experience in minimally invasive prosthetic hip and shoulder surgery. Mako robotic arm-assisted knee replacement surgery.
Arthroscopic sports surgery. Bone trauma surgery of the limbs.

since 2018

Accredited independent orthopaedic surgeon at the Clinique de la Tour, La Chaux-de-Fonds

since 2016

Independent accredited orthopaedic surgeon at the Klinik Permanence Bümpliz, Bern, Hirslanden

2010 - 2015

Deputy Head of Orthopaedics and Traumatology at the Neuchâtel Hospital

2010

Senior consultant in orthopaedics and traumatology at the Hôpital neuchâtelois, La Chaux-de-Fonds site

2010

Specialist training in shoulder surgery and pathology in Dr Gilles Walch's department at the Hôpital Mermoz, 69008 Lyon, France

2007 - 2009

Senior Registrar in Orthopaedics and Traumatology at the Hôpital neuchâtelois, La Chaux-de-Fonds site

2006 - 2007

Head of clinic in orthopaedics and traumatology at the Réseau Santé Valais, Sion hospital

2005 - 2006

Senior consultant in orthopaedics and traumatology in the department of Dr Ackerman W. and Dr Koestli A, Hôpital du Jura, Porrentruy site

2003 - 2005

Senior intern in the orthopaedic surgery department of Dr Huber H., La Chaux-de-Fonds hospital

2002 - 2003

Intern at the Vaud University Hospital, Orthopaedics and Traumatology Department of Prof. Levraz

2001 - 2002

Intern at Geneva University Hospitals in rehabilitation and internal medicine, Dr Conne's department

2001

Intern at the Hôpital Sud Fribourgeois, General Surgery, Department of Dr Froideveaux

1999 - 2001

Intern at the Hôpital Sud Fribourgeois, Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Dr Scholler

1999

Student and researcher at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne in biomedical engineering

1998 - 1999

Intern at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, General Surgery, Department of Prof. Gillet

1997 - 1998

Intern at Sierre Hospital, General Surgery, Department of Dr Spahr

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