Clinique de La Source, Lausanne

Clinique de La Source in Lausanne is famous for the high level of care and treatment it provides, with a proud tradition going back more than one hundred years. The hospital offers a range of high-end care and treatment on the basis of quality cutting-edge medicine and advanced technology.

The largest acute care hospital in the region, it is owned by a private charitable foundation. Thanks to close collaboration with the La Source Institute and Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, the hospital’s nursing students have ample opportunity to integrate theory and practice.

Located in pleasant green surroundings protected from the noise of the city, the 150-bed facility offers a comprehensive range of care and services. Highly competent nursing staff ensure that each patient is given the expert treatment they need and humane, sensitive care respecting their cultural background, history, and personal preferences.

Clinique de La Source works with more than 340 specialists accredited by the Swiss Medical Association (FMH). Its services can be used on a 24/7 basis if the treating physician requires.  A specialist in anesthesiology and cardiopulmonary resuscitation is on duty at the hospital around the clock.

Today Clinique de La Source is the largest medical establishment in the area. Its range of acute care includes medical and surgical oncology, laparoscopic surgery of the digestive system, interventional cardiology, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, urology, aesthetic surgery, and gynecology and obstetrics.

These outstanding services help make patients’ stay in hospital as pleasant as possible. Added to this is high-quality accommodation and catering geared to the individual needs of a sophisticated clientele, including people with very strict dietary requirements.

Clinique de La Source was founded in 1891. It now has 150 beds and 320 affiliated FMH specialists.

Areas of specialization

  • Acute care
    • Allergy and immunology
    • Anesthesiology
    • Angiology
    • Breast surgery
    • Cardiology
    • Dermatology
    • Diabetology/endocrinology
    • Foot surgery
    • Gastroenterology
    • Gynaecology
    • Hand surgery
    • In vitro fertilization
    • Infectious diseases
    • Intensive care
    • Internal medicine
    • Joint and sports surgery
    • Maxillofacial surgery
    • Nephrology
    • Neurology
    • Neurosurgery
    • Nuclear medicine
    • Obesity
    • Obstetrics
    • Oncology
    • Orthopaedic surgery and traumatology
    • Osteoporisis
    • Otorhinolaryngology
    • Plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery
    • Pneumology
    • Proctology
    • Radio-oncology
    • Radiology
    • Rheumatology
    • Shoulder surgery
    • Spine surgery
    • Stomach surgery, visceral surgery
    • Surgery
    • Thoracic surgery
    • Trauma surgery
    • Urology
    • Vascular surgery
    • Venereology
  • Other services
    • Check-ups
    • Emergency room


Clinique de La Source
Avenue Vinet 30
1004 Lausanne
T +41 (0)21 641 33 33
F +41 (0)21 641 33 66

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