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PD Dr. med. Daniel Steinemann

Leitender Arzt Viszeralchirurgie
Leiter Beckenbodenzentrum
FMH Chirurgie, speziell Viszeralchirurgie / EBSQ Koloproktologie



EBSQ Transplantationschirurgie (Entnahme/Lebertransplantation)

Seit 2019 
Leitender Arzt Viszeralchirurgie, Clarunis – Universitäres Bauchzentrum Basel

Habilitation Universität Basel

Schwerpunkttitel Viszeralchirurgie

2016 -
Leiter Beckenbodenzentrum Claraspital

Chirurgische Universitätsklinik Heidelberg (Prof. M. Büchler),
Stipendium des Schweizerischen Nationalfonds

Oberarzt an der Chirurgischen Klinik des Kantonsspitals Bruderholz, Dr. A. Zerz

Oberarzt, Klinik für Viszeral-, Gefäss- und Thoraxchirurgie, Stadtspital Triemli, Zürich, Prof. M. Weber

Oberarzt i.V. an der Klinik für Viszeral- und Transplantationschirurgie, Universitätsspital Zürich, Prof. P.-A. Clavien

Assistenzarzt an der chirurgisch-orthopädischen Klinik des Regionalspitals Surselva in Ilanz, Dr. P. Mäder

Assistenzarzt an der Klinik für Viszeral- und Transplantations-chirurgie, Universitätsspital Zürich, Prof. P.-A. Clavien

Zertifikat Fortgeschrittene laparoskopische Chirurgie SALTC

Europäisches Facharztexamen «EBSQ Coloproctology», München

Facharztprüfung FMH Chirurgie

Staatsexamen Universität Basel

  • Nocera F, Haak F, Ly C, Posabella A, Angehrn F, von Flüe M, Steinemann DC: Comparison of surgical outcomes in elective sigmoid resection for diverticulitis in different indication-specific strategies: A propensity-score matched cohort study with 636 patients. 2022: British Journal of Surgery: Volume 109.
  • Angehrn FV, Neuschütz KJ, Fourie L, Becker P, von Flüe M, Steinemann DC, Bolli M: Continuously sutured versus linear-stapled anastomosis in robot-assisted hybrid Ivor Lewis esophageal surgery following neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy: a singlecenter cohort study. 2022: Surgical endoscopy 36: 9435–9443.
  • Gass JM, Cron L, Mongelli F, Tartanus J, Angehrn FV, Neuschutz K, von Flue M, Fourie L, Steinemann D, Bolli M: From laparoscopic to robotic-assisted Heller myotomy for achalasia in a single highvolume visceral surgery center: postoperative outcomes and quality of life. 2022: BMC Surgery 22.
  • Angehrn FV, Neuschütz KJ, Fourie L, Wilhelm A, Däster S, Ackermann C, von Flüe M, Steinemann DC, Bolli M: From open Ivor Lewis esophagectomy to a hybrid robotic-assisted thoracoscopic approach: a single-center experience over two decades. 2022: Langenbeck’s archives of surgery 407: 1421–1430.
  • Ghielmetti M, Neuschütz KJ, Hirschmann A, Marston K, Steinemann DC, von Strauss und Torney M: Idiopathic lymphatic mesenteric cyst of the proximal jejunum: A case report of an unusual clinical presentation. 2022: International journal of surgery case reports 97: 107402.
  • Gass JM, Daume D, Schneider R, Steinemann D, Mongelli F, Scheiwiller A, Fourie L, Kern B, von Flüe M, Metzger J, Angehrn F, Bolli M: Laparoscopic versus robotic-assisted, left-sided colectomies: intra- and postoperative outcomes of 683 patients. 2022: Surgical endoscopy 36: 6235–6242.
  • Taha-Mehlitz S, Wentzler L, Angehrn F, Hendie A, Ochs V, Staartjes VE, von Flüe M, Taha A, Steinemann D: Machine learning based preoperative analytics for the prediction of anastomotic insufficiency in colorectal surgery: a single-centre pilot study. 2022: medRxiv.
  • Wilhelm A, Nocera F, Schneider R, Koechlin L, Daume DL, Fourie L, Steinemann D, von Flüe M, Peterli R, Angehrn FV, Bolli M: Robot-assisted vs. laparoscopic repair of complete upside-down stomach hiatal hernia (the RATHER-study): a prospective comparative single center study. 2022: Surgical endoscopy 36: 480–488.
  • Angehrn FV, Neuschütz KJ, Baur J, Schneider R, Wilhelm A, Stoll L, Süsstrunk J, von Flüe M, Bolli M, Steinemann DC: Robotic Versus Conventional Minimal-Invasive Inguinal Hernia Repair: Study Protocol for a Prospective, Randomized and Blinded Clinical Trial. 2022: International journal of surgery protocols 26: 27–34.
  • Angehrn FV, Schneider R, Wilhelm A, Daume D, Koechlin L, Fourie L, von Flüe M, Kern B, Steinemann DC, Bolli M: Robotic versus laparoscopic low anterior resection following neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy for stage-II-III locally advanced rectal cancer: a single-centre cohort study. 2022: Journal of robotic surgery 16: 1133–1141.
  • Wilhelm A, Nocera F, Schneider R, Koechlin L, Daume DL, Fourie L, Steinemann D, von Flüe M, Peterli R, Angehrn FV, Bolli M: Robot-assisted vs. laparoscopic repair of complete upside-down stomach hiatal hernia (the RATHER-study): a prospective comparative single center study. 2O21: Surg Endosc.
  • Posabella A, Varathan N, Steinemann DC, Ayçiçek SG, Tampakis A, von Flüe M, Droeser RA, Füglistaler I, Niccolò R Urogenital long-term assessment after elective laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis: a comparison between central and peripheral vascular resection. Colorectal Dis. 2020 Nov 28. doi: 10.1111/codi.15458. Online ahead of print.Colorectal Dis. 2020. PMID: 33247526
  • Facile I, Galli R, Dinter P, Rosenberg R, Von Flüe M, Steinemann DC, Posabella A, Droeser RA Facile I, et al. Short- and long-term outcomes for primary anastomosis versus Hartmann's procedure in Hinchey III and IV diverticulitis: a multivariate logistic regression analysis of risk factors. Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2020 Oct 20. doi: 10.1007/s00423-020-02015-6. Online ahead of print.Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2020. PMID: 33083847
  • Cordewener C, Zürcher M, Müller PC, Müller-Stich BP, Zerz A, Linke GR, Steinemann DC.Randomized clinical trial on the use of a colon-occlusion device to assist rectal washout. Surg Endosc. 2020 Sep 23. doi: 10.1007/s00464-020-07992-9. Online ahead of print.Surg Endosc. 2020. PMID: 32968914
  • Nocera F, Angehrn F, von Flüe M, Steinemann DC. Optimising functional outcomes in rectal cancer surgery. Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2020 Jul 26. doi: 10.1007/s00423-020-01937-5. Online ahead of print.Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2020. PMID: 32712705 Review.
  • Steinemann DC. Author response to: Comment on: Perianal block with ropivacaine as a supplement to anaesthesia in proctological surgery: double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trial (PERCEPT). Br J Surg. 2020 Aug;107(9):e352. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11744. Epub 2020 Jun 7.Br J Surg. 2020. PMID: 32506421 No abstract available.
  • Müller PC, Haslebacher C, Steinemann DC, Müller-Stich BP, Hackert T, Peterhans M, Eigl B. Image-guided minimally invasive endopancreatic surgery using a computer-assisted navigation system. Surg Endosc. 2020 Apr 6. doi: 10.1007/s00464-020-07540-5. Online ahead of print.Surg Endosc. 2020. PMID: 32253555
  • Rotigliano N, Füglistaler I, Guenin MO, Dursunoglu GB, Freiermuth D, von Flüe M, Steinemann DC. Perianal block with ropivacaine as a supplement to anaesthesia in proctological surgery: double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trial (PERCEPT). Br J Surg. 2020 Jul;107(8):960-969. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11520. Epub 2020 Mar 18.Br J Surg. 2020. PMID: 32187663
  • Müller PC, Ruzza C, Kuemmerli C, Steinemann DC, Müller SA, Kessler U, Z'graggen K.4/5 Gastrectomy in Patients Undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy Reduces Delayed Gastric Emptying. J Surg Res. 2020 May;249:180-185. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2019.12.028. Epub 2020 Jan 24.J Surg Res. 2020. PMID: 31986360 Clinical Trial.
  • Willburger JCF, Steinemann DC, Flüe MV, Guenin MO. Unusual intraoperative finding of abnormal retroperitoneal ileum: a case report.J Surg Case Rep. 2020 Jan 13;2020(1):rjz330. doi: 10.1093/jscr/rjz330. eCollection 2020 Jan.J Surg Case Rep. 2020. PMID: 31949892 Free PMC article.
  • Varathan N, Rotigliano N, Nocera F, Tampakis A, Füglistaler I, von Flüe M, Steinemann DC, Posabella A. Left lower transverse incision versus Pfannenstiel-Kerr incision for specimen extraction in laparoscopic sigmoidectomy: a match pair analysis. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2020 Feb;35(2):233-238. doi: 10.1007/s00384-019-03444-6. Epub 2019 Dec 10.Int J Colorectal Dis. 2020. PMID: 31823052
  • Nickel F, Müller PC, de la Garza JR, Tapking C, Benner L, Fischer L, Steinemann DC, Rupp C, Linke GR, Müller-Stich BP; Heller myotomy versus endoscopic balloon dilatation for achalasia:A single center experience.Medicine (Baltimore).2019 Nov; 98(44): e17714.
  • Raptis DA, Dilmurodjon E, Tschuor C, Limani P, Neff T, Reding T, Martens F, Renzulli P, Widmer JD, Müller MK, Schibli M, Lässker R, Steinemann DC, Angst E, Bosch M, Psarianos K, Lyrtras D, Graf R; (2019). Diagnostic Value of Pancreatic Stone Protein in comparison to White Cell Count and C-Reactive Protein in the Diagnosis of Acute Appendicitis – A Prospective Multicenter Diagnostic Accuracy Trial. J Surg 3: 1201.
  • Fox M, Heinrich H, Peretta S, Steinemann D. Functional Diagnosis in Upper and Lower Gastrointestinal Diseases: Relevance for Conservative, Interdisciplinary and Surgical Therapies. Visc Med. 2018 Apr; 34(2): 140-143.
  • Müller PC, Dube A, Steinemann DC, Senf JD, Gehrig T, Benner L, Nickel F, Müller-Stich BP, Linke GR. Contamination after Disinfectant Rectal Washout in Left Colectomy as a Model for Transrectal NOTES: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Surg Res. 2018 Dec; 232: 635-642.
  • Müller PC, Berchtold C, Kuemmerli C, Ruzza C, Z´graggen K, Steinemann DC. Spondylodiscitis after minimally invasive recto- and colpo-sacropexy: Report of a case and systematic review of the literature. J Minim Access Surg. 2018 Nov 9.
  • Steinemann DC, Müller PC, Schwarz AC, Zerz A, Linke GR, Müller-Stich BP. Feasibility and effectiveness of laparoscopic transgastric stapler-assisted circumferential esophageal mucosectomy and simultaneous fundoplication in a pig model. Dis Esophagus. 2018 Oct 1; 31(10).
  • Müller PC, Steinemann DC, Chinczewski L, Hatiboglu G, Nickel F, Z´graggen K, Müller-Stich BP. Transpapillary endopancreatic surgery: decompression of duct system and comparison of greenlight laser with monopoly electro-surgical device in ex vivo and in vivo animal models. Surg Endosc. 2018 Jul; 32(7): 3393-3400.
  • Förster CE, Füglistaler I, Steinemann DC. Intraoperative check for enterocele in perineal stapled prolapse resection. Tech Coloproctol. 2018 May 15.
  • Steinemann DC, Müller PC, Apitz M, Nickel F, Kenngott HG, Müller-Stich BP, Linke GR. An ad hoc three dimensionally printed tool facilitates intraesophageal suturing in experimental surgery. J Burg Res. 2018 Mar; 223: 87-93
  • Angehrn F, Steinemann DC, Schneider R, von Flüe M, Bolli M. Bottom-up robotic right colectomy with suprabubic approach and intracorporeal anastomosis. Swiss Knife 2018; 15: special edition.
  • Steinemann D., Müller P., Billeter A., Bruckner T., Ulrich A., Müller-Stich B.: Surgery is Essential in Squamous Cell Cancer of the Rectum. Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2017 Nov; 402(7): 1055-62
  • Müller P., Steinemann D., Nickel F., Chinczewski L., Müller-Stich B., Linke G., Z'graggen K.: Transduo- denal-Transpapillary Endopancreatic Surgery with a Rigid Resectoscope: Experiments on Ex Vivo, In Vivo Animal Models and Human Cadavers. Surg Endosc. 2017 Oct; 31(10): 4131-5.
  • Eucker D., Zerz A., Steinemann D.: Abdominal Wall Expanding System Obviates the Need for Lateral Release in Giant Incisional Hernia and Laparostoma. Surg Innov. 2017 Oct; 24(5): 455-61.
  • Müller P., Steinemann D., Sauer P., Z'graggen K., Linke G., Müller- Stich B.: Balloon Dilatation of the Minor Duodenal Papilla Up to 4 mm is Safe in a Porcine Model. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2017 Aug; 27(4): e44-7
  • Müller P., Senft J., Gath P., Steinemann D., Nickel F., Billeter A., Müller-Stich B., Linke G.: Transrectal Rigid-Hybrid NOTES Cholecystectomy Can Be Performed without Peritoneal Contamination: a Controlled Porcine Survival Study. Surg Endosc. 2017 Aug 10
  • Steinemann D., Zerz A., Müller P., Sauer P., Schaible A., Lasitschka F., Schwarz A., Müller-Stich B., Linke G.: Laparoscopic Transgastric Circumferential Stapler-Assisted vs. Endoscopic Esophageal Mucosectomy in a Porcine Model. Endoscopy. 2017 Jul; 49(7): 668-74
  • Steinemann D., Müller P., Probst P., Schwarz A., Büchler M., Müller- Stich B., Linke G.: Meta-Analysis of Hybrid Natural-Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery versus Laparoscopic Surgery. Br J Surg. 2017 Jul; 104(8): 977-89
  • Steinemann D., Zerz A., Lamm S.: Implementation of Hybrid-NOTES Sigmoidectomy for Diverticular Disease: In a Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery. Chirurg. 2017 Jun; 88(6): 518-24
  • Müller P., Müller S., Steinemann D., Pärli M., Moltzahn F., Schmid S., Z'graggen K.: Case-Matched Study of Lesser versus Greater Curvature Approach in Laparoscopic Warshaw Pancreatectomy. Am J Surg. 2017 Apr; 213(4): 711-7
  • Steinemann D., Zerz A., Adamina M., Brunner W., Keerl A., Nocito A., Scheiwiller A., Spalinger R., Vorburger S., Lamm S.: Single-Incision and Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery in Switzerland. World J Surg. 2017 Feb; 41(2): 449-56