Clinique de Valère

Sion, Switzerland

Total knee replacement in arthritic knees (program ID: 180295)

Jacky Michel

Dr. med.

Jacky Michel

Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology

Specialized in: orthopedics, traumatology

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The Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology is mainly devoted to the treatment of degenerative and traumatic disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the spinal column. It also covers the treatments of all dieses of the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles, which enables movement.

The fields of orthopedic interventions include multiple bone fracture of the limbs or spine, joint dislocations, muscle strains, bone tumors or infections, or advanced osteoarthritis (hip, knee), which requires total or partial replacement of the joint though prosthesis.

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • physical examination
  • review of medical records
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • general urine analysis
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • indicators of inflammation
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • x-ray examination of the knee
  • preoperative care
  • total knee replacement, cost of the implant included
  • symptomatic treatment
  • control examinations
  • the cost of essential medicines and materials
  • physiotherapy
  • nursing services
  • full hospital accommodation in 2 bedded room 
  • explanation of future recommendations
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About hospital

Swiss clinic Clinique de Valère is a construction of impressive proportions. Here, the best medical technologies are employed to provide patients with the first-class care. Our experts work 24/7 to offer you the highest quality treatment in a calm and pleasant environment.

Swiss clinic Clinique de Valère puts all the efforts to provide its patients with effective care in a pleasant atmosphere. We involve all our employees and employ the most advanced medical equipment to provide treatment and care of the highest quality. We hire our staff on the basis of their professionalism, experience and skills. During your stay in our clinic, you will enjoy the maximum attention from our experts. You will receive treatment and care of the necessary level.

Swiss clinic Clinique de Valère and its practitioners are among the best specialists in their field. They have years of expertise (gained in our canton and beyond) and use the most advanced medical equipment to provide you with maximum comfort and the highest quality of medical treatment.

In addition to the treatment and everything what is connected to it, the hotel staff and our technical team will also take care of you. Their task is to ensure you have the same hygienic conditions as in the clinic, comfort and safety at the highest level.


Accommodation in hospital

Patients rooms

The kid rooms have everything needed for a comfortable stay. The kid bathroom includes both a toilet and a shower. All rooms offer functional beds with orthopaedic mattresses ensuring unsurpassed support for overall body during sleep. There are bedside stands with pull-out tables, lockers and safe boxes in each room. It is also possible to access the Internet from a PC, smartphone or tablet so that kids always keep in touch with their parents and other family members. There is also a TV in each room.
You can opt for a single or a double room. An accompanying person may stay with the kid in the room. A double room is shared with another patient.
The enhanced comfort rooms are equipped with a safety box, a fridge and upholstered furniture.

Meals and Menus

The patient and the accompanying person are offered a daily choice of three menus. If you are on a specific diet for any reason, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your dietary preferences prior to the treatment.

Further details

Standard rooms include:






Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.

Accompanying person

Your companion may stay with you in your room or at a hotel of your choice during the fixed program.


You may stay at the hotel during the outpatient program. Our employees will support you for selecting the best option.