Dr Patrice Zaugg is a Swiss and European Board Certified Plastic Surgeon.
He joined the team in March 2022 after completing his training in Switzerland at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV) in Lausanne and at the Clinique Longeraie. He gained the titles of FMH specialist in plastic, reconstructive & esthetic surgery and European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS). He continued as clinical head at CHUV.
Thanks to his experience in complex microsurgical reconstructions, he became Head of the Plastic Surgery department at the Valais Hospitals (Sion & Sierre) for a period of 6 years. He participated in the development of the Breast Centre at the Valais Hospital and opened a breast consultation at the Visp Hospital.
In collaboration with Dr. Schertenleib, he participated in the humanitarian missions of Atacora Valais to support the hospitals of Tanguiéta (Benin) and Afagnan (Togo) with the aim of supporting the medical teams in place, providing specific skills and participating in the surgical training of doctors.
Of both humble and rigorous nature, he developed a cosmetic surgery consultation within his plastic surgery department in close collaboration with Dr Espinoza. Passionate and enthusiastic, he is continuously perfecting his skills in esthetic surgery by attending training courses and conferences all over the world in order to offer patients the most modern techniques.
Dr. Zaugg continues to work in hospitals as a certified plastic surgeon at the Valais Hospital.
He will be happy to answer your questions in French, German and English.