Patrick Lötscher, MD

FMH Hand Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System (FMH)

Faculty and Specialty

  • Diseases of the hand, forearm and elbow
  • Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis of the hand and wrist
  • Treatment of acute and chronic wrist problems
  • Operative and conservative treatment of acute injuries and secondary reconstructions after hand and wrist trauma (bones, joints, tendons, nerves)
  • Microsurgical peripheal nerve surgery
  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Sport injuries

Languages

German
English
French
Italian (Basic knowledge)

Education, Training and Curriculum

  • Consultant Handsurgery, LEONARDO Hirslanden Klinik Birshof, since 2021
  • Swiss Diploma in Handsurgery (FMH) 2021
  • European Diploma in Handsurgery (EBHS/FESSH) 2020
  • Resident Hand- and Plastic Surgery, University Hospital of Bern (Prof. E. Vögelin), 2019 – 2020
  • Consultant Handsurgery, Cantonal Hospital Baselland, Liestal (PD Dr. P. Honigmann), 2017 – 2018
  • Consultant Foot and Ankle Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Baselland, Liestal (Prof. B. Hintermann) 2016 – 2017
  • Swiss Board Examination in Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System (FMH), 2017
  • Resident in Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System, Cantonal Hospital Baselland, Liestal and Bruderholz (Prof. B. Hintermann) 2012 – 2016
  • Resident in General Surgery, St. Claraspital, Basel, 2011 – 2012
  • Medical thesis, University of Basel 2011
  • Final medical exam, University of Basel 2010

Memberships

Swiss Society for Handsurgery (SGH)
Federation of European Societies for Surgery of the Hand (FESSH)
Swiss College of Surgeons (SCS)
President «Young Handsurgeons Switzerland»
Swiss Medical Association (FMH)
Association of Swiss Assistant and Senior Consultants (VSAO)

Publications

Lötscher P, Honigmann P, Nur ein «verstauchtes Handgelenk» oder doch eine komplexe Handgelenksverletzung, Swiss Medical Forum. 2020 Jan Pdf

Lötscher P, Sendi P, Kessler B, Graber P, Zimmerli W, Clauss M. Debridement and implant retention in the management of hip periprosthetic joint infection: outcomes following guided and rapid treatment at a single centre. Bone Joint J. 2017 Mar Pdf

Knupp M, Lang TH, Zwicky L, Lötscher P, Hintermann B. Chronic Ankle Instability (Medial and Lateral). Clin Sports Med. 2015 Oct Pdf

Lötscher P, Lang TH, Zwicky L, Hintermann B, Knupp M. Osteoligamentous injuries of the medial ankle joint. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2015 Dec Pdf

Lötscher P, Hintermann B. Medial Ankle Injuries in Athletes. Oper Tech Sports Med. 2014 Dec Pdf

Poster & Presentations:

Lötscher P, Langen S, Meier R, Surke C, Vögelin E. A prospective study to analyse the concentration of the antiseptic Octenisept in open hand wounds, SGH Jahreskongress, Interlaken, Schweiz 11/2019

Lötscher P, Vögelin E. Replantieren oder nicht – oft nicht nur eine Frage der technischen Möglichkeiten. SGH Jahreskongress, Interlaken, Schweiz 11/2019

Lötscher P, Vögelin E. Chronisch neuropathische Beschwerden: Wenn die grossen Schmerzen aus dem kleinen Becken kommen. DAH Symposium, Bern, Schweiz 09/2019

Lötscher P, Honigmann P. Ask the experts: Post radius fracture destruction of the DRUJ. SGH Jahreskongress, St. Gallen, Schweiz 11/2018

Lötscher P, Devaux N, Honigmann P. A rare cause of carpal tunnel syndrome: expect the unexpected. SGH Jahreskongress, St. Gallen, Schweiz 11/2018

Lötscher P, Schweizer C, Hintermann B. Flecting osteotomy of distal tibia for salvage of the malunited and osteoarthritic ankle. EFORT Jahreskongress, Wien, Österreich 06/2017

Lötscher P, Wagener J, Schweizer C, Hintermann B. Vascularised bone graft for the treatment of a Chondroblastoma, EFORT Jahreskongress, Wien, Österreich 06/2017

Lötscher P, Hintermann B. Tibialis posterior Sehnenläsionen im Sport. FAME Speciality Day, Basel, Schweiz 04/2017

Lötscher P, Clauss M. Debridement and implant retention in 39 cases of periprosthetic hip joint infection – the relevance of changing mobile parts. EFORT/SGO Jahreskongress, Genf, Schweiz 06/2016

Lötscher P, Clauss M. Debridement and implant retention in 39 cases of periprosthetic hip joint infection – the relevance of changing mobile parts. EBJIS Annaul Meeting, Estoril/Lissabon, Portugal 09/2015

Lötscher P, Hintermann B. Arthroscopically assisted mini-invasive fracture treatment of hawkins type I talar fractures. AOFAS Annual Meeting, Hollywood, Florida, USA, 07/2013

Lötscher P, Hintermann B. Arthroscopically assisted mini-invasive fracture treatment of hawkins type I talar fractures. SGO Jahreskongress, Lausanne, Schweiz 06/2013

Zeit: Mon-Wed: 08:00-11:30 and 14:00-16:30
Thu&Fri: 08:00-11:30 and 14:00-16:00