How can we help you?



Comments, compliments or concerns?
We look forward to your feedback.


PD Dr. med. Dr. sc. Lazaros Vlachopoulos

Lazaros Vlachopoulos
Clinical position
Senior Consultant Hip & Pelvis Surgery
Hip & Pelvis
Academic position
Lecturer of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Zurich

Computer-assisted, three-dimensional, assessment and treatment of (posttraumatic) deformities with patient-specific instruments

Germand, English, Greek


  • 2018 Awarded the Venia legendi [highest teaching award] for Orthopaedics, University of Zurich
  • 2017 Doctor of Sciences ETH Zurich
  • 2013 - 2016 PhD-studies in Medical Image Analysis Computer Vision Lab, ETH Zurich (Prof. Skézely)
  • 2012 Swiss Board Certification of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology
  • 2005 Doctor of Medicine,Institute of Human Genetics (Prof. Zerres), RWTH Aachen, Germany
  • 1997 - 2004 Medical school, RWTH Aachen, Germany


  • 2017 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Balgrist University Hospital (Prof. Gerber)
  • 2013 - 2016 Computer-Assisted Research & Development Group, Balgrist University Hospital (Dr. sc. ETH Zürich Fürnstahl)
  • 2012 Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery, Balgrist University Hospital(Prof. Gerber)
  • 2011 Resident in Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, University Children's Hospital (Dr. Dierauer)
  • 2009 - 2010 Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery, Balgrist University Hospital(Prof. Gerber)
  • 2007 - 2008 Resident in Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Spital Netz Bern-Ziegler (Prof. Nötzli)
  • 2005 - 2006 Resident in General-/Visceral- und Trauma Surgery, Robert-Bosch-Krankenhaus (Prof. Thon), Stuttgart, Germany


  • 2013 Balgrist Foundation, Zurich, CHF 235.000 (PhD-studies)

Scientific projects

  • Computer-Assisted Research & Development Group


We are happy to arrange appointments for Monday and Wednesday.

+41 44 386 12 89
+41 44 386 12 90

You can reach us as follows:
Monday - Friday
8.30 a.m. - 12.00 noon
1.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.

Refer a patient

Hip and pelvis surgery

The second largest joint in the human body is of key importance for pain-free unrestricted movement in everyday activities and sports. Dr Patrick Zingg and his team are highly experienced orthopaedic surgeons, who are there at your side if you need treatment or surgery of the hip and pelvis.

To the department