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:

  • 1 year in U.K., Whipps Cross Hospital, General Surgery / Vascular Surgery (London) 

  • 4 years in U.A.E., Rashid Hospital, Trauma Center (Dubai)

  • 1 year in U.A.E., Director of Orthopedic Trauma and Research, Orthopaedic Department Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (Abu Dhabi)

  • 6 months in Belgium, Head of Trauma Center, University Hospitals Leuven (Leuven)

  • Head Traumatology, Hirslanden Klinik St. Anna, Lucerne, Switzerland

  • Short Visiting Trauma Fellowship Boston (Massachusetts General Hospital MGH)

  • New York (Hospital for Special Surgery HSS)

  • Visiting Surgeon in Bahrain (Revision of acetabulum surgery) and Jordan (Complex acetabulum surgery) and Luxembourg (Complex acetabulum surgery) 

  • 8’700 Surgeries performed

  • ATLS Provider and ATLS Instructor

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