Special Clinical Focus

  • Shoulder prosthetics
  • Shoulder surgery
  • Surgical treatment of osteoarthritis of the shoulder joint
  • Arthroscopic or open treatment of shoulder instability
  • Arthroscopic or open treatment of rotator cuff defects

About us

Dr Christian Steiner is a specialist in orthopaedic surgery and traumatology of the musculoskeletal system and is the lead physician at the Gut Hospital in Chur, an orthopaedic and accident surgery hospital. The specialist specialises in traumatic injury and degenerative conditions of the upper extremities (shoulder and elbow).

The entire range of conservative and surgical treatment can be provided, both for the shoulder joint and for the elbow joint. Dr Christian Steiner provides the entire range of shoulder and elbow surgery, from arthroscopic reconstruction to artificial joint replacement. Dr Christian Steiner provides all arthroscopic procedures in the region of the knee joint including anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction and artificial joint replacement.

Diagnostic Services

  • Digital radiology technique
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging): the most advanced imaging system for displaying and imaging pathological or accident-related changes inside the human body. Thanks to its large opening, the MRI is particularly suitable for patients with claustrophobia and is very patient friendly.

Special Offers / Arrangements / Rooms

  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Flight service
  • Heliport
  • Airport pick-up service

For after-care or for an initial consultation, the specialists of the Gut Hospital would be happy to help you once per week at the practice office at the Airport Medical Centre at Zurich-Kloten airport.

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Other services

  • Rupture of the rotator cuff
  • Shoulder instability
  • Impingement
  • Acromioclavicular joint separation
  • Fractured head of the humerus

Hotels in the vicinity

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Airports near

  • Zurich airportapprox. 77.7 miles (125 km)
  • Airport Asconaapprox. 140 km

Railway stations in the vicinity

  • Train station churapprox. 750 m