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Doctor Stéphane Kämpfen

Hand & Wrist Surgeon (FMH)

Hand surgery specialist, FMH member

Specialist in orthopedic and traumatological surgery, FMH member

President of the group of Geneva hand surgeons

Founding member and associate, Clinique de la main-Genève

Consultant physician, Hand Surgery Unit, Geneva University Hospitals


  • Medical degree from the University of Geneva
  • Doctorate of medicine at the University of Zurich
  • Training in general surgery at Martigny and Sion hospitals
  • Training in orthopedic and trauma surgery at the Schulthess Klinik in Zürich, at the Center Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois in Lausanne and at the University Hospitals of Geneva
  • Training in hand surgery at the University Hospitals of Geneva and at the University Hospital of Montpellier in France
  • Former Head of Clinic, Hand Surgery Unit, Geneva University Hospitals (2006-2012)

Additional training:

  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopy of the upper limb (elbow, shoulder)
  • Microsurgery


  • Swiss Society of Hand Surgery (SSCM)
  • Federation of European Societies for Hand Surgery (FESSH)
  • Federation of Swiss Doctors (FMH)
  • Association of Doctors of Geneva (AMG)

Scientific activity:

  • More than 25 publications and communications at national and international scientific meetings


  • Lecturer at the Geneva University of Health (HEdS)
  • Instructor at the Swiss Sports Medicine Society (hand / elbow)
  • AO instructor (Principles Course for Swiss Residents)
  • Instructor for operating room staff


  • French
  • English
  • German