Closing date: 12/07/2021

Consultant – General Practitioner – Switzerland
Posted on 12-04-2021 Reference number: 2021104

General Practitioner – Lucerne – Switzerland


The canton of Lucerne, which shares its name with its capital, is located in the centre of Switzerland. The canton is located at the edge of the Alpes. The area is rich of rivers and beautiful lakes within its widespread nature. The city of Lucerne has approximately 80.000 inhabitants, with the river Neuss running right through the center, dividing the city in an old and new town. The two parts are connected with each other by 6 bridges. Lucerne has a soft climate with summer temperatures around 20 degrees and temperatures around 2-3 degrees in the winter.

The practice is located in the city centre of Lucerne, close to the central station. The practice has approximately 60 employees within the practice, which is opened for 365 days per year. The practice takes care of medical emergencies from the city and the surrounding rural areas. The emergency department is integrated within general practice of family doctors and together, more than 38.000 patient cases are treated each year.


On behalf of the aforementioned practice, we are looking for a general practioner/family doctor for a position of 0.6-1.0 FTE.

The successful candidate will treat a diverse patient population together with the GP team. For example, you will deal with internal medicine, general medicine and surgical casuistry. The team consists of 21 doctors. 14 of these are internal medicine specialists, 6 are general practitioners and 1 is a registrar. You will apply your knowledge and experience with the emergency unit of the practice. The practice offers a challenging and diverse working environment with multidisciplinary cooperation.

You will fit within the profile if you have experience with the outpatient setting of a general practitioner, but ideally also within the field of surgery and emergency care for adults and children. A high level of independence and responsibility is expected of the candidate.

Attractive employment conditions are offered, including excellent social benefits. Due to the competent and committed supportive staff, administrative tasks are limited as much as possible to create maximum time for the patient.

Good command of the German and English language is required to register and practice in Switzerland. Although C1 command is preferred in your clinical role, a B2-level suffices for registration. MMedical can help you select the right language training centre and will help you with the federal and cantonal professional registration.

For more information about the position described above please contact:

Mark van Roosmalen

Recruitment consultant

Mark van Roosmalen
Recruitment consultant
M: +31 6 36 36 35 22
T: +31 6 36 36 35 99