Dr méd. Michaela Winkler


FMH Specialist in Hand Surgery
FMH Specialist in Orthopedic surgery and Traumatology of the musculoskeletal system

Work experience

2018-2019 Head of clinic, Hand surgery, CH8 - Center for hand surgery and therapy, Geneva, Switzerland
2016-2018 Head of clinic, Hand surgery, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
2015-2016 Head of clinic, Orthopedics and traumatology, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
2013-2015 Head of clinic, Orthopedics and traumatology EHNV, Yverdon, Switzerland
2010-2013 Assistant, Orthopedics and Traumatology CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
2007-2010 Assistant, RSV General Surgery, Sion, Switzerland


2015 FMH Diploma in Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System
2001-2007 Medical studies, Würzburg, Germany


  • Wrist arthroscopy course, Coppenhague, Danmark, 2018
  • Wrist arthroscopy course, Strassbourg, France, 2018
  • Cadaver course, TM prosthesis, Nice, France, 2017
  • Cours de microchirurgie, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2016
  • Workshop wrist arthroscopy Arthrex, Munich, Allemange, 2016
  • Cadaver course hand surgery, Vienne, Autriche, 2016
  • Workshop on handflaps, Zurich, Switzerland, 2016
  • Masterclass “Fractures périarticulaires du membre supérieur” Marseille, France, 2015
  • Arthroscopy of the elbow, Swissendos, Villars-sur-Glâne, Switzerland, 2015
  • AO trauma Course: osteosynthesis on cadaver, Graz, Autriche, 2014
  • AO Trauma Course - Advanced course for Swiss Surgeons, Davos, Switzerland, 2012
  • Arthroscopy course, Arosa, Switzerland, 2012
  • AO Trauma course: basic principles of fracture management for Swiss Surgeons, Davos, Switzerland, 2010
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), 2008


  • Evaluation of a modified Broström-Gould procedure for treatment of chronic lateral ankle instability: A retrospective study with critical analysis of outcome scoring. Buerer Y, Winkler M, Burn, ChopraS , Crevoisier X. Foot and Ankle surg.203 Mar. 2013. 19(1):36-41.
  • Critical Evaluation of Outcome scales Assessment of Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction. Burn A, Buerer Y, Chopra S, Winkler M, Crevoisier X. Foot and Ankle Int. 2013, Mar 11.
  • 2008: Benfotiamine reduces genomic damage in peripheral lymphocytes of hemodialysis patients. Schupp N, Dette EM, Schmid U, Bahner U, Winkler M, Heidland A, Stopper H, Naunyn, Schmiedebergs. Arch Pharmacol. 2008, Sep. 378(3):283-91.
  • Dorsal wrist adipose flap: Anatomical basis and surgical application. Di Pierro S, Winkler M, Christen T, Raffoul W, Durand S, Hand Surg REhabil. 2017.


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Clinique de Montchoisi
Chemin des Allinges 10
1006 Lausanne

T +41 21 619 39 39

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