Clinique de Genolier

Dr. med. Michael Wettstein

Specialist in Orthopedic surgery and Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System, FMH member

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Clinique de Genolier
Route du Muids 3
1272 Genolier


  • Conservative hip surgery: hip arthroscopy, femoral and pelvic osteotomy, femoroacetabular impingement, dysplasia, malformations, cartilage lesions
  • Total hip prosthesis: personalized 3D planning, customized prosthesis, malformations
  • Prosthetic changes: personalized 3D planning, complex reconstruction - bone graft
  • Degenerative knee surgery: osteotomies, total knee prosthesis


  • Swiss Orthopedic Society
  • Swiss Orthopedic Society - Group of hip experts of the Swiss Orthopedic Society, European Federation of National Associations of Orthopedics and Traumatology (EFORT)
  • International Society for Hip Arthroscopy (ISHA)
  • International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS)
  • Group of Vaud Orthopedists (GOV), former member of the committee
  • AO Trauma
  • Foederatio Medicorum Helveticorum (FMH)
  • Vaud Society of Medicine (SVM)

Work Experience

Medical training / Residency: Orthopedic-Traumatology Department, CHUV and Orthopedic Hospital, Lausanne, Prof. P.-F. Leyvraz

since 2010

Private practice / private practice, group practice with Dr. E. Mouhsine and Dr. H. Martin

since 2010

Licensed doctor / consultant, hip surgery / hip surgery, Riviera-Chablais Hospital, Monthey Hospital

2006 - 2010

Associate doctor / Hip surgery and traumatology Consultant, Department of Orthopedics-Traumatology, CHUV and Orthopedic Hospital, Lausanne, Prof. P.-F. Leyvraz, Prof. A. Farron


Master of Education and Research 1, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne


Fellowship hip surgery / hip surgery, Orthopedische Universitätsklinik, D-Homburg / Saar, Prof. D. Kohn, PD Dr. M. Dienst

2002 - 2005

Traumatology, Orthopedic and Traumatology Department CHUV and Orthopedic Hospital, Lausanne, Prof. P.-F. Leyvraz


FMH Board Specialist: Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System

2000 - 2002

Head of Clinic / Chief Resident, Department of Orthopedics-Chief of Clinic / Chief resident, Department of Orthopedics-Traumatology, EHC-Morges Hospital, Dr. T. Pache, Dr. P.-Y. Zambell


American Journal of Sports Medicine (AJSM)
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research (CORR)
Clinical Anatomy
Editorial Board Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine
Revue Chirurgie Orthopédique
Editorial Board
International Journal of Case Reports and Images
Editorial Board Frontiers in Orthopaedic Surgery

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