University medicine for the musculoskeletal system
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University Spine Centre
Please note that Covid certification is mandatory at Balgrist University Hospital. Find out here which areas are affected.Read more
Thanks to a cutting-edge new surgical technique, a patient with Dropped head syndrome was successfully treated without the necessity of me-tallic implants and fusion. The surgical technique was developed at the University Spine Center Zurich.
The FAROS project aims to develop the next generation of surgical robotics that that scan, hear, feel and act. The research project brings together leading European institutes.
A team at Balgrist University Hospital successfully completed the first holographically navigated spine surgery.Read more
The IRP Schellenberg Research Prize 2020 is awarded to Professors Patrick Freund, Balgrist University Hospital, Switzerland, and Jonas Frisén, Karolinska Institute, Sweden. The award ceremony will take place on October 1st, 2020 in Basel.Read more