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Pascal Furrer
Dr. med.

Pascal Furrer

Consultant i.V. foot and ankle surgery
German, English, French

Honors and awards

  • 2019 Poster Prize SGOT: Best Basic Research


  • 2021 Doctorate University of Zurich
  • 2015/2017 USMLE (Step 1, 2CK)
  • 2017 State Exam
  • 2011–2017 University of Zurich, Medical Studies (Clinical Experience: University Hospital Zurich, Cantonal Hospital Winterthur, Cantonal Hospital Frauenfeld, Mayo Clinic (FL, USA), Weil Cornell University (NY, USA))


  • Since April 2023 Senior Physician i.V. Orthopedics, Balgrist University Hospital (Prof. Dr. Farshad, MPH)
  • 2021–2023 Resident Orthopedics, Cantonal Hospital St. Gallen (Prof. Dr. Jost)
  • 2019–2021 Resident in Orthopedics, Balgrist University Hospital (Prof. Dr. Farshad, MPH)                              
  • 2017–2018 Resident in General Surgery, Waid City Hospital (PD Dr. Wildi / PD Dr. Dietrich)

Teaching posts

  • 2023 University of St. Gallen: Clinical examination course
  • Since 2022 University of Zurich: Clinical examination course of the musculoskeletal system for medical students of the Medical Faculty


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

+41 44 386 38 00

You can reach us as follows:
Monday until Friday
8.00 a.m.–12 noon
1 p.m.–5 p.m.

Foot and ankle surgery

PD Dr Stephan Wirth and his team specialize in diseases and injuries of the foot and ankle. These include sporting injuries and the complications that may follow. Thanks to intensive research work, surgical techniques at Balgrist University Hospital are constantly being developed, and their success reflected by the continuing improvement in results.

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