Albers, Christoph E.

Albers, Christoph E.


Medical School

  • 2002-2008
    Phillips University, Marburg/Germany; Interships: University Hospital Bern/Switzerland; Tygerberg Hospital, University of Stellenbosch/South Africa

Residency and Fellowships

  • 2009-2010
    Postgraduate Research Fellowship, Dept. of Biomedical Research, University Bern, Switzerland
  • 2010-2011
    Residency, Dept. of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland
  • 2011-2015
    Residency, Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland
  • 2015-2016
    Clinical and Research Fellowship, Fiona Stanley Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
  • 2016-2019
    Attending Spine and Pelvis Surgeon, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland
  • 2019-2020
    Attending Spine Surgeon, Interlaken Hospital, Switzerland
  • Since 2020
    Co-Head Spine Surgery and Head of Trauma, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland

Board Certification

  • 2015
    Specialist Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Switzerland (FMH)
  • 2020
    Venia docendi in Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Bern

Clinical Focus

  • Spine Surgery (adult deformity, infection, tumor, trauma)

Research Focus

  • Bone healing, bone substitutes, spine surgery, translational research


  • Swiss Orthopaedics
  • Swiss Medical Association
  • AOSpine
  • EuroSpine
  • German society of orthopaedics and traumatology (DGOU)


Presentation Topics
  1. Inhibition of BMP2 antagonists for spinal fusion
  2. Vertebral body lavage – prevention of pulmonary embolism
  3. Joint preserving hip surgery – where do we stand today?
  4. Orthopaedic Surgery in Bern – a long standing tradition

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