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Madlaina Schöni
Dr. med.

Madlaina Schöni

Consultant Pediatric Orthopedics
German, Italian, English, French

Honors and awards

  • 2018 Harold Vasey Prize for the best written specialist examination and the best overall examination


  • 2019 Specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and Trauma of the Musculoskeletal System (FMH)
  • 2014 Awarded degree of Doctor of Medicine, University of Zurich
  • 2011 State finals examinations, University of Zurich
  • 2005 - 2011 Studied Medicine at the University of Zurich

University degree

  • 2011 University of Zurich


  • 2005 - 2011 Studied Medicine at the University of Zurich


  • Since July 2021 Consultant, Pediatric Orthopedics (Prof. Dr. med. Th. Dreher / Prof. Dr. med. M. Farshad)

  • Since 2020 Consultant Orthopedics, Balgrist University Hospital (Prof. Dr. med. M. Farshad)

  • 2019 - 2020 Junior Consultant Orthopedics, Balgrist University Hospital (Prof. Dr. med. M. Farshad)

  • 2018 - 2019 Resident Physician, Orthopedics, Balgrist University Hospital (Prof. M. Farshad)

  • 2017 - 2018 Resident Physician, Orthopedics and Traumatology, Cantons Hospital, Baden (PD Dr. med. K. Eid)

  • 2015 - 2017 Resident Physician, Orthopedics, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich (Prof. Ch. Gerber)

  • 2013 - 2015 Resident Physician, Orthopedics, Limmattal Hospital (Dr. Th. Hug)

  • 2011 - 2013 Resident Physician, Surgery, Affoltern Hospital (Dr. M. Wiens)


  • Swiss Orthopaedics
  • Swiss Society of Hospital Doctors (VSAO)
  • Swiss Medical Association (FMH)
  • Swiss Working Group for Prosthetics and Orthotics (APO)

Books and chapters

Langzeitergebnisse von halbverblockten Ellenbogenarthroplastiken anhand der GSB-III-Ellenbogenprothese
(Kolling Ch, Schoeni M, Simmen BR, Angst F, Drerup S, Goldhahn J. ) in
AE-Manual der Endoprothetik – Ellenbogen. Rüther W, Simmen BR (Hrsg). Springer

2020 – Lehrbuch Orthopädie / Buchkapitel Hüfte – Patrick Zingg, Lazaros Vlachopoulos, Madlaina Schöni


We are happy to arrange appointments on site or online for Monday and Thursday.

Infant consultation with ultrasound on Thursday afternoon.

+41 44 386 30 91
+41 44 386 16 66

You can reach us as follows:
Monday to Friday
8.30 a.m.–12 p.m.
1 p.m.–5 p.m.

Pediatric orthopedics

Prof. Thomas Dreher and his team offer a highly specialized pediatric orthopedic unit with holistic care for all orthopedic problems. The child and the specific orthopedic problem are always the main focus, since children and adults ultimately differ in growth and development.  

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