PD Dr. Alexandre LÄDERMANN treats with his team traumatic and nontraumatic pathologies of the shoulder and the elbow. He is the President of Swiss Shoulder Society (Expertengruppe Schulter und Ellbogen (Swiss Orthopaedics)) and the President of the Congress of the European Society for Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (SECEC/ESSSE) and Editor of the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Arthroplasty . Driven by his will to develop new medical technics to improve his patient recovery, Dr LÄDERMANN is at the heart of an intense scientific activity. This has led hié to creat the Foundation for Research and Teaching in Orthopedic Surgery (FORE) of which he is also the President.
Field of expertise
Dr Alexander LÄDERMANN's field of expertise covers all traumas, injuries and sports medicine related to the shoulder and elbow: rotator cuff tendon repairs, stabilization of the shoulder and of the acromioclavicular joint, fracture fixation, and joint replacement (arthroplasty / prosthesis).
Professional career path
After graduating from the Medical University of Geneva in 2000, PD Dr. Alexandre LÄDERMANN specialized in orthopedic surgery (FMH) and sports medicine (SSMS). He then focused on shoulder and elbow surgery and completed his training by conducting Research and Clinical Fellowships in the best centers (Lyon 2007, United States 2010 and 2012, Zürich 2013). He is the chairman of many congresses (European Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (SECEC / ESSSE), Advanced Val d'Isère Course on Shoulder Arthroscopy, International Congress on Adipose Stem cell Treatment (iCAST). He is moreover President of the Swiss Expert Group in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and President of the Foundation for Orthopedic Surgery Research (FORE). Since 2013, he has been responsible for the teaching in orthopedics at La Tour Hospital.
- Glène perform Reverse : nouvelle prothèse inversée de l’épaule
- AEQUALIS™ PERFORM™ Reversed Glenoid: new design of reverse shoulder arthroplasty
- Subscapularis on approach : new minimally invasive approach for the implantation of reverse shoulder arthroplasty
- BeeMed : teaching e-platform in the field of orthopedics
- Dynamic anterior stabilization : new concept of shoulder stabilization.
Member of the National Thematic Network (NTN) https://www.kti.admin.ch/kti/fr/home/unsere-foerderangebote/weitere-foerderangebote/NTN_Ausschreibung_2016.html
International member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).
Ordinary Member of the European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and the Elbow (ESSSE).
Ordinary Member of the Swiss Society of Orthopaedic and Traumatology (Swiss Orthopaedics).
President of the “Expertengruppe Schulter und Ellbogen” of Swiss Orthopaedics.
Affiliate member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES).
Member of the Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland.
Member of the scientific committee of the International Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (ICSES)
Member of the Federation of Swiss Doctors (FMH)
Member of the Association of Doctors of the state of Geneva (AMG)
Privat-Docent at the Faculty of Medicine at University of Geneva
Responsible for the teaching in orthopedics at La Tour
Chairman of the European Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (SECEC / ESSSE)
Chairman of the Advanced Val d'Isère Course on Shoulder Arthroscopy
Chairman of the International Congress on Adipose Stem cell Treatment (iCAST)