Dr. Jean Marc Glasson MD, orthopedic surgery

Shoulder and Elbow surgery Specialist                

Born 1964 in Zurich
Shoulder surgeon specialist in Nice (Clinique du Parc Imperial) and Cannes (Clinique Oxford).

18 years experience in shoulder and elbow surgery (arthroscopic, reconstructive surgery)

After his Medical Study in Marseille France, he followed an Orthopedic surgery residency and fellowship in Toulouse France with a sub speciality in upper limb surgery. After being appointed as a assistant Professor in the University Hospital in Toulouse, he opened a Private practice in Nimes (France) with 10 years experience in Sport medecine, shoulder arthroscopy and arthroplasty. Since 2008, he joined an Orthopedic team in Nice (France) with a specific activity in Shoulder and Elbow surgery.

He spend one year in New York city at the Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in the Shoulder Service and at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Sport Medecine.

Dr. Glasson performed over 8,000 surgeries, he has a personal experience with more than 4000 shoulder arthroscopies and more than 400 shoulder arthroplasties.
Dr. Glasson is involved in clinical studies, scientific investigations and research in the field of shoulder pathology.

He is a faculty member for instructional courses, symposia and teaching sessions. He also is the Secretary general of the French Elbow and Shoulder Society.

1982French Baccalauréat “C”
1982 - 1988Medical studies at the University of Marseille (France)
1988 - 1989Resident Assistant physician-Orthopedic Surgery, Avignon – Tarbes (France)
1989 - 1990 Assistant physician-General Surgery and Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Toulouse (France)
1990 - 1991Military obligation – Trauma and Orthopedic surgeon, La Réunion – Indian Ocean
1991 - 1995 Assistant physician - Orthopedic and Shoulder Surgery, University Hospital Toulouse (France)
1995Fellowship at Shoulder Service – Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, Drs. LU Bigliani , EL Flatow
1996 – 1998Senior physician-Shoulder surgery and sport Medecine, University Hospital Toulouse (France) Pr. M. Mansat
1998 – 2008 Private Practice in Nîmes (France), Shoulder surgery Sport Medecine
2008 - currently 
Private Practice Nice (France), Shoulder and Elbow surgery

Languages: French, German, English