Orthopaedics / traumatology clinic Upper Valais Hospital Centre

Orthopaedics deals with the development, prevention, recognition and treatment of diseases of the musculoskeletal system. Traumatology of the musculoskeletal system deals with the treatment of all acute injuries and any consequential damage.

The Orthopaedics/Traumatology Clinic at the Upper Valais Hospital Centre comprises three departments: Orthopaedics, Spinal Surgery and Traumatology.

Every year, over 2000 orthopaedic patients are operated on in Brig and 1500 traumatology patients in Visp at the Upper Valais Hospital Centre.

The many specialised outpatient clinics at both locations for the individual body regions and specialist areas ensure a high quality of treatment for the population of Upper Valais.