Medical Services You can Trust Welcome to Dr. med. Jörg Zehetner Professor (USC) , Dr. med. Alejandro Metzger & PD Dr. med. Rudolf Steffen Specialist in surgery - Specialist in abdominal surgery How to contact us: Mo. - Fr.: 8:00 - 16:30 Bern: +41 (0)31 312 61 12 Solothurn: +41 (0)32 622 11 22 Brig: +41 (0)27 946 52 52 Locations: swiss1chirurgie Bern
Schänzlihalde 1, CH-3013 Bern
swiss1chirurgie Solothurn
Hauptbahnhofstrasse 2, CH-4500 Solothurn
swiss1chirurgie Brig
Bahnhofstrasse 1, CH-3900 Brig
Surgeons * *Dr. med. Jörg Zehetner, Professor (USC) MMM, FACS, FEBS (hon.)
* Dr. med. Alejandro Metzger, Specialist in surgery FMH
* PD Dr. med. Rudolf Steffen, Specialist in surgery– Specialist in abdominal surgery

Slide Field of activity key points Abdominal surgery We can provide you with services in the following fields. Our main field of expertise is bariatric surgery, also called visceral surgery. Effective weight loss with surgery The Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Hirslanden Klinik Beau-Site in Bern is the largest Swiss reference centre for bariatric and metabolic surgery.

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Colon surgery

Colon surgical interventions represents the second most common type of surgical operations performed in our clinic and one of Dr. Steffens’s key competences.

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Thyroid surgery, a common surgical procedures

Thyroid surgery is performed since 1985 by Dr. Steffen on a regular basis. Always keeping pace with the times and in accordance with the most up to date modern methods and technologies.

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Slide Fields of activity Focus Comprehensive care and aftercare Our personal service for bariatric patients is comprehensive with the integral clarification and aftercare ( and thus meets the special circumstances of these patients. Pathological overweight is incurable and lifelong. Bariatric surgery does not cure either and strictly speaking we change a healthy (with the exception of intestinal hormones) digestive system. APOLLO Endosurgery, Apollo Overstitch Anastomotic constriction and revision for weight gain after gastric bypass.

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Reflux Surgery

Reflux surgery is the specialty of Dr. Jörg Zehetner.

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Esophageal and stomach surgery Treatment of esophageal cancer, heartburn, heartburn, acid regurgitation, reflux, Barrett's and esophagus

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Slide EXPERTS IN THE FIELD Surgical specialist - in particular abdominal surgery Visceral Surgery Dr. med. Jörg Zehetner Dr. med. Jörg Zehetner Professor (USC) MMM, FACS, FEBS (hon.) Languages: German, English, French, Spanish PD Dr. med. Rudolf Steffen Surgical specialist – in particular abdominal surgery Dr. med. Alejandro Metzger FMH surgical specialists (FMH Swiss Medical Association) Languages: German, English, French Languages: German, English, French More information More information More information Mehr Informationen

DSDS-Kandidatin Sina Gossweiler CheckUp The medical journal Competitor of TV broadcasting „Deutschland sucht den Superstar“ Sina Gossweiler: gastric bypass, 6 May 2019 To documentary Obesity surgery (gastric bypass, gastric banding, partial gastrectomy) Reference center for second stage surgery APOLLO Endosurgery, Apollo Overstitch Anastomosis and follow-up care after bariatric surgery, weight gain after gastric bypass Bariatric surgery at the Hirslanden Klinik Beau-Site Hirslanden Klinik Beau-Site with 500 bariatric surgeries is now a leader in this field in Switzerland Comprehensive assistence and surgical follow-up My personalized services for bariatric patients includes in depth medical examinations and surgical follow-up ( Competitor of TV broadcasting „Deutschland sucht den Superstar“ Sina Gossweiler after several diets and a long fight against overweight and obesity has decided to be operated by Dr. med. Jörg Zehetner. First medical check-up have underlined the need of one gastric bypass surgery at the Hirslanden Klinik Beau-Site. All risks such surgery could give rise, among with lifestyle changes, have been explained.
Both the first medical check-up, during which information and clarification have been provided, and surgical follow-up were were carried out at the Center for Bariatric Surgery in Bern.

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Overlooking Dr. med. Jörg Zehetner Professor (USC) MMM, FACS, FEBS (hon.) Selected specialists in visceral surgery * Obesity
* Bariatric surgery (Metabolic and bariatric surgery)
* Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) * Robot-assisted and mini-invasive surgery
* Tumor of the gastrointestinal tract
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SOUR BURP ESOPHAGITIS, REFLUX Today more and more people suffer from reflux, the reflux of gastric juice. This is a consequence of higher fat and alcohol consumption, increased overweight and smoking. In western countries, up to a third of the population regularly suffers from acid reflux or heartburn. Untreated To the film report SOUR BURP SIMPLY EXPLAINED CheckUp - The health magazine with DSDS candidate Sina Gossweiler: Gastric bypass, May 6, 2019 DSDS candidate Sina Gossweiler, after several diets and years of fighting obesity, is operated on by Prof. Dr. med. Jörg Zehetner. CheckUp was present at a gastric bypass operation at the Beau-Site Clinic and shows the risks and life changes after such an operation. The pre-operative clarifications as well as the aftercare are carried out in the Centre for Bariatric Surgery in Bern.


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swiss1chirurgie: we can provide you with services in the following fields. Our main field of expertise is bariatric surgery, also called visceral surgery. swiss1chirurgie
Schänzlihalde 1, CH-3013 Bern
+41 (0)31 312 61 12