Dr méd. Laurent Gillain

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FMH specialist in orthopedic surgery and traumatology
Knee surgery specialist


Work experience

since 2010 Liberal practice in private clinic
Arthroscopic and prosthetic knee surgery exclusively
2009-2012 Senior Physician (Associate), In charge of teaching arthroscopic and ligament surgery of the knee in children, University Hospital for Children, Lausanne, Switzerland
2006-2011 Senior Physician (Associate), In charge of teaching arthroscopic and ligament surgery of the knee in adults, Department of the musculoskeletal system, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
2006-2010 Head of Department, Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Motor System of the North Vaudois Hospital Establishments (eHnv), Saint-Loup Hospital, Switzerland
2004-2005 Head of University Clinic, Arthroscopic and ligament surgery of the knee - Traumatology CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland (PD Dr MER E. Mouhsine - Professor P-F. Leyvraz)
2003-2004 Deputy Head of University Clinic, Knee prosthetic surgery - arthroscopy - ligament reconstruction, Orthopedic Hospital of French-speaking Switzerland, Lausanne, Switzerland (Dr MER O. Siegrist - Professor P-F. Leyvraz)

Education

2003 Specialist Diploma in Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Locomotor System (recognized as FMH equivalent), Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
1997 Doctorate in Medicine, Surgery and Childbirth, “Received with Distinction”, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
1994-1996 Student-researcher in reconstructive microsurgery, plastic surgery department, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
1993 Candidate Diploma in Medical Sciences, University Faculties of Notre Dame de la Paix (s.j.), Namur, Belgium

Memberships

  • SSOT-SGOT: Swiss Society of Orthopedic Traumatology
  • SFA: Francophone Society of Arthroscopy
  • ESSKA: European Society of Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy
  • ISAKOS: International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee surgery and Orthopedic Sports medicine 
  • FMH: Federation of Swiss Doctors
  • SVM: Vaudoise Society of Medicine
  • GOV: Vaudois Orthopedist Group
  • ASMI: Swiss Association of Independent Doctors
  • SORBCOT: Royal Belgian Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology

  • « Reconstruction du LCP à deux faisceaux : résultats cliniques à moyen terme », Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot. 2005 Dec;91(S8):67-8.
  • « A new clinical test in diagnosing quadriceps tendon rupture », Ann R Coll Surg Engl, 2007 Apr ; 89(3):259-61
  • « Lésions de la rampe méniscale postérieure : atteintes méconnues ou sous-estimées ?, Revue de la SSMS 2019
  • « Combined anatomic reconstruction of the anterior cruciate and anterolateral ligaments with quadriceps autograft and gracilis allograft through a single femoral tunnel : technic », Arthrosc Tech. 2019 Jul 19;8(8):e827-e834. eCollection 2019 Aug.
  • « Partial denervation for neuroma pain after a midline incision for knee anterior tibial tuberosity exostectomy: A case report », Journal of Orthopaedic Case Reports, Volume 9, Issue 4, Jul-Aug 2019, Page 10--13
Portrait Dr méd. Laurent Gillain

Languages

French, English, Dutch

Contact

Clinique de Montchoisi
Ch. des Allinges 10
1006 Lausanne

T +41 21 619 39 39 www.chirurgiedugenou.ch

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