Our Team


Phone :
Medical consultation :
Thursday morning

Lorenzo MERLINI M.D.

Medical Appointement :


Wrist surgery


Hand surgery


Elbow surgery


Scientific societies membership:

Member of the French Orthopedic and Traumatology Surgery Society (SOFCOT)

Member of the French Hand Surgery Society (SFCM)

Member of the International Wrist Arthroscopy Society (IWAS)

Member of the French Arthroscopy Surgery Society (SFA)

Member of the French Shoulder and Elbow Surgery Society (SoFEC)



Orthopedic and Traumatology Surgery Residency, Lyon, France (2007 – 2012)

Hand Surgery Fellowship, Institut de la Main, Paris, France (2017 – 2018)

Hand and Shoulder Fellowship, Trappes, France (2018)

Upper Limb Surgery Attending, Avicenne Teaching Hospital, Paris, France (2018 – 2020)



Medical School Degree (2012)

Immunology & Infectiology Master Degree (2010)

Sport-related Pathology and Surgery Diploma (2014)

Shoulder & Elbow Pathology and Surgery Diploma (2015)

Microsurgery Diploma (2016)

Medical Thesis (2016)

Doctor of Medecine (MD) Degree (2017)

General Surgery Degree (2017)

Orthopedic and Traumatology Surgery Degree (2018)

Hand Surgery Degree (2018)



Assistant Professor in Anatomy at Paris 13 University – Medical School (2018 – 2020)

Assistant Professor in Orthopedic and Traumatology Surgery at Paris 13 University – Medical School (2018 – 2020)

Teaching expert in Wrist Arthroscopy at IRCAD (since 2019)

Institut de la main

In 20 years of existence, the INSTITUT DE LA MAIN has become one of the main hand and upper limb surgery centers in Europe. Its nine surgeons on staff can treat all hand and upper limb problems. 


Contact Us

Institut de la Main
Clinique Bizet
21 rue Georges Bizet
75016 PARIS

Front Desk : +331 84 13 04 56

Hand Emergencies : +331 84 131 131