PD Dr méd. Elyazid Mouhsine


Specialist in Orthopedic surgery and Traumatology, FMH member

Work experience

  • CEO of Swiss Lake Geneva Trauma and Orthopedic Institute (ITOLS)
  • CEO of Health Care Academy Foundation
  • Privat Docent, University of Lausanne (Unil)
  • Former Chief Medical Officer of the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Vaud University Hospital Center (CHUV)
  • Former master of teaching and research, CHUV
  • Member of the FMH examinations Organization Commission in Orthopedics and Traumatology of the Swiss Orthopedic Society (SSO)
  • Former member of the Commission of Experts in Oncology, SSO
  • Member of Trauma Expert Committee, SSO
  • Former Head of Clinic at Saint Luc University Clinic Brussels, Belgium


  • Training in orthopedic surgery and traumatology
  • Training in oncologic surgery
  • Training in foot surgery
  • Medical studies in Morocco
  • Physician Assistant at CHUV
  • Chief Medical Officer at CHUV
  • Associate doctor at CHUV
  • Assistant doctor at CHUV
  • Chief Physician at CHUV
  • Head of Clinic, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
  • Oncology training at Rizzoli Institute in Bologna, Italy
  • Foot Surgery Training, Clinique du Tendu, Bordeau, France


  • AAOS American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • ETS European Trauma Society
  • ESTES European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery
  • EFORT European Federation of National Associations of Orthopedics and Traumatology
  • ESSKA European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy • ICRS International Cartilage Repair Society
  • VuMedi Knee Dislocations Webinar recording
  • AIOD International Association for Dynamic Osteosynthesis
  • AO-ASIF Swiss Association for the Study of Internal Fixation
  • FMH Federation of Swiss Doctors
  • SSO Swiss Orthopedic Society
  • SVM Vaud Society of Medicine
  • GOV Group of Vaud orthopedic surgeons
  • SSTMA Swiss Society of Traumatology and Insurance Medicine

The hallux valgus and its surgical treatment

The hallux valgus, commonly called an onion, is a protuberance at the base of the big toe, at the level of the first metatarsal. This deformation can be painful and disabling.

Close-up on his surgical treatment with Xavier Crevoisier, head of the Foot Center at Vaud University Hospital Center (CHUV), and Elyazid Mouhsine, orthopedic surgeon and traumatologist at Clinique de Genolier. A file by Stéphane Délétroz.

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Hallux valgus : causes et traitements
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Qu'est-ce que l'hallux valgus ?

Qu'est-ce que l'hallux valgus ? Appelé plus communément "oignon", il s'agit une déformation fréquente du gros orteil qui dévie vers...
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Clinique de Genolier
Route du Muids 3
1272 Genolier

T +41 22 366 93 53 F +41 22 366 93 18 emouhsine@genolier.net

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Clinique de Montchoisi
Chemin des Allinges 10
1006 Lausanne

T +41 21 619 39 39