Prof. Claudio Rosso, MD MSc

Prof. Claudio Rosso, MD MSc

Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology FMH

Shoulder and Elbow Expert

Sports Physician IOC

Instructor und Arthroscopist AGA

Interventional Pain Medicine SSIPM

Co-Director Basel Elbow Course

Fellowships and Research Support

  • SNF-Harvard Research Fellowship @ Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Prof. Ara Nazarian and Prof. Arun Ramappa, 2009-2010
  • AGA Shoulder Arthroscopy Fellowship Dr. Laurent Lafosse and Dr. Bruno Toussaint, 2013
  • EFORT Fellowship Shoulder  Replacement and Revision Prof. JP Warner, 2013
  • Elbow Fellowship Prof. Luke Oh, 2010 and 2013
  • GOTS Asia Fellowship 2012
  • SUVA – Swiss National Accident Insurance – Research support for the national rotator cuff study as well as for an achilles tendon rupture study 
  • Merian Iselin Foundation 2016 -2018
  • Swiss Orthopaedics Support – Support of his fellowship with Dr. Laurent Lafosse 2013
  • Project Support “Freie Akademische Gesellschaft Basel” – Shoulder Kinematics
  • Individual Career Support Swiss National Science Foundation 2009-2010
  • Project Support Swiss Orthopaedics 2010
  • Project Support Lichtenstein Foundation Basel 2010

Thank you to all supporters!

Scientific Awards and Honors

  • Excellence in Teaching Award Harvard Medical School 2010, Boston, USA
  • Award for the most-read publication “Karate-Do- The Path of the Empty Hand” in: “Sportsortho-Sportstrauma” 2013
  • Poster Award Basic Science of  Deutscher Kongress für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie DKOU, October 2012
  • Poster Award Basic Science of Swiss Orthopaedics 
  • High school diploma summ cum laude
  • Scientific Publications (Google Scholar)


Athletic Awards

  • Karate Vice World and European Champion  Vize-Welt- und –Europameister WSKF 2007 und 2008
  • 3. Dan (= 3rd black belt) Shotokan Karate and Swiss Karate Federation
  • Basler Sports Champion 2007 und 2008
  • Sportler des Jahres Rheinfelden, D, 1993 und 1994
  • Zweifacher Vize-Deutscher Meister Rudern
  •  Founding Member SSKF und SSKB