Prof. Dr. Peter Messmer
Chief Medical Officer
Surgery

Professor Dr. med Peter Messmer, more than 35 years experience as medical doctor (Swiss Board certified) and Professor of Surgery (Titular professor) at University of Basel, being as well a specialist in General Surgery and Accident Surgery FMH (Swiss), and mainly working in Level I Trauma Centers, with focus in musculoskeletal trauma. 

Work experience:

  • Head Trauma Center, University Hospital Leuven, Belgium, EU

  • Vice Chairman Division of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland

  • Vice Chairman and Senior Consultant, Trauma Unit, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland

  • Senior Consultant and Director of Orthopedic Trauma and Research, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

  • Senior Consultant, Emergency and Trauma Center, Rashid Hospital, Dubai, U.A.E.

  • Consultant Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland

  • Independent Trauma Surgeon with Private Practice, Lucerne, Switzerland

  • Visiting Surgeon for Complex Cases in Manama (Bahrain), Amman (Jordan), Luxembourg City (Luxembourg, EU), Rheinfelden (Germany, EU)

  • Pelvic Fellowship, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, USA

  • Upper Extremity Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard, Boston, USA

  • Registrar in General and Vascular Surgery, Whipps Cross Hospital, London U.K.

  • Expert in Insurance Medicine, Center of Competence, Swiss Accident Insurance (Suva), Lucerne, Switzerland

    • 9’600 surgical operations done