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Dr. med. Michael Glanzmann

Attending physician, Orthopaedics

Endoclinic Zürich
Witellikerstrasse 40
8032 Zürich

Specialist title

Specialist in orthopaedic surgery and traumatology of the musculoskeletal system

Work Focus

  • Shoulder and elbow surgery

Career Path

  • Since 2022
    Own practice within the Endoclinic / Hirslanden Clinic Zurich
  • 2010 - 2022
    Shoulder and elbow surgery, Schulthess Klinik
    Head physician since July 2016
    Senior consultant since 2013
    Senior consultant 2010 - 2013
    Deputy Senior Physician 2010
  • 2016
    Study visit, Tulane University, Prof Savoie and the Mayo Clinic/Prof Morrey
  • 2012
    Shoulder Travelling Fellowship USA awarded by the AGA
  • 2008
    Licence to practice medicine and specialist recognition, Free State of Bavaria
  • 2008 - 2009
    Senior consultant, Department of Sports Orthopaedics, TU Munich, Prof. A. B. Imhoff
  • 10/2005 - 10/2008
    Assistant physician, Orthopaedics Schulthess Clinic, Zurich, PD Dr Simmen and Dr Munzinger
  • 2007
    FMH examination in orthopaedic surgery
  • 2004 - 2005
    Resident in traumatology, Hospital del Trabajador (AO long term Fellow), Santiago de Chile, Supervisor Prof. B. Marré
  • 2004 - 2005
    Resident in paediatric traumatology at the Hospital Clinico Felix Bulnes, Santiago de Chile,
    Prof. Dr L. Campos (one 24-hour shift per week)
  • 2002 - 2004
    General surgery and traumatology at the Regional Hospital Bülach, PD Dr U. Neff


  • European Society for Shoulder and Elbow Surgery SECEC (Full Member)
  • Society for Arthroscopy and Joint Surgery AGA (AGA Instructor and AGA Arthroscopist)
  • Member of the Elbow Committee of the AGA (Chair 2018 - 2021)
  • Swiss Orthopaedics (Swiss Society for Orthopaedics and Traumatology)
  • AO Recon (faculty)
  • FC Zurich medical staff (2016 - 2022)
  • Swiss Medical Association (FMH)
  • Medical Association of the Canton of Zurich (AGZ)