Dr. Alexander Truschkat, MD – from October 1st, 2023

Dr. Alexander Truschkat, MD – from October 1st, 2023

Conservative Orthopaedics

Work Reintegration

General Practitioner

Specialty and Treatment Focus

  • Conservative orthopedics and trauma surgery
  • Work reintegration
  • Acute and chronic pathologies and problems of the whole musculo-skeletal System.
  • Rehabilitation and postoperative care
  • Technical Orthopaedics
    • Prothetics und Orthoses
    • Diagnostics
  • Second Opinions

Professional career

2020 – 2023

Senior Consultant and Deputy Medical Director MSK, aarReha Schinznach Zentrum für Rehabilitation (Prof. Dr. med. P. Hasler), Switzerland

2018 – 2019

Attending Physician Rehabilitation MSK and Geriatrics, ZURZACH Care (Dr. med. M. Gengenbacher), Switzerland

2016 – 2018

Attending Physician job-oriented Rehabilitation, Rehaklinik Bellikon (Dr. med. F. Staudenmann), Switzerland

2015 – 2016

Project Leader Medicine, Development of Mobile Apps, GRIN Verlag GmbH, München, Germany

2013 – 2014

Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology  Hirslanden Klinik, Münchenstein (Prof. Dr. med. Th. Ilchmann), Switzerland

2011 – 2013

Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Kantonsspital St. Gallen (Prof. Dr. med. B. Jost), Switzerland

2010 – 2011

Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Kantonsspital Winterthur (Dr. med. M. Pisan), Switzerland

2009 – 2010

Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Hirslanden Klinik, Münchenstein (Prof. Dr. med. A. Eckardt), Switzerland

2006 – 2009

Resident in General Surgery, Orthopaedics and Trauma surgery,  Kliniken BGL, Lehrkliniken der Universität LMU München (PD Dr. med. R. Hente), Germany

1983 – 2005

School Career and Medical School at Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, MD 2005, Germany

Education and training


Medical Practice Licence Canton Basel-Stadt, Switzerland


Swiss Orthopaedics Diploma Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatoloy,  Swiss National Board Examination, Switzerland


Medical Practice Licence Canton Kanton Aargau, Switzerland


Diploma FMH Continuing Education Title – General Practitioner (“Praktischer Arzt”), Switzerland


Recognition of the German Medical Diploma in Switzerland by MEBEKO


Expertise in Ambulance Service and Emergency Doctor, Germany


Medical Doctorate, Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität Munich, Germany

Internationale Tätigkeiten


Singapore General Hospital, Singapore | Internal Medicine | Director: Prof. Ong Yong Yau, Singapore


Royal North Shore Hospital | Sydney, Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery |Director: Prof. R. Smith | Australia


Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne | Trauma Surgery | Director Prof. A. H. Kaye | Australia


Ludwig-Maximilian University, LMU Munich | Surgery | Director: Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. J. R. Siewert | Germany


Association of Swiss Physicians FMH

Praktische und Wissenschaftliche Tätigkeiten

Publikation Hogrefe – 2022, MSK Rehabilitation, Case Report Polio | First and Corresponding Author

Intramedullar Osteosynthesis of the Clavicle | Biomechanical Cadaver Study | LMU Munich, Germany

Project Manager Clexane | Web Application

Sports after Total Joint Replacement – Possibilities and Borders | Clinical Follow-Up | Hirslanden Klinik – Orthopaedics | Switzerland

Heterotropic Ossifications after Total Hip Replacement | Minimally invasive vs. traditional operations | Kantonsspital Winterthur – Orthopädie | Switzerland

Projektleiter Medizin, Entwicklung Mobile Apps (iOS, Android)

Language skills


Mother tongue


Very good knowledge spoken and written


Good knowledge spoken and written | Instituto Cervantes, Munich | Germany


High School knowledge