Muskulo-skeletal Research

Prof. Dr. Jakob heads the Department of Traumatology at the University Hostpital Basel, where his clinical activities focus on acute disorders and injuries of the musculoskeletal system, reconstructive procedures for complex injuries and complications of the musculoskeletal system, minimally invasive and computed tomography assisted surgery. At DBE, he will bridge the gap between basic and applied research and clinical applications for patients with a specific focus on the biomechanics of joints, technological innovations in orthopedics and arthrosis research (biomechanics, OSG prosthetics).


Prof Dr Marcel Jakob
Head of Musculoskeletal Research
Spitalstrasse 21
4031 Basel

Tel: + 41 61 556 59 69
Fax: + 41 61 265 78 29