Orthopedic surgeon with a special interest in hip arthroplasty.
Special fields of attention:
Hip arthroplasty in young patients and in technical demanding cases (CHD, Perthes)
Revision surgery in failed implants
Department is well known for developing the bone impaction grafting technique and has international reputation with both experimental papers and well as long clinical outcome studies on this technique.
National & International Personal Prizes & Awards
- Mathijssen Award 1995, for best thesis in 1992-1994 of the Dutch Orthopedic Society
- Mario Boni Award of the European Orthopedic Reseach Society
- Anna Award 2008 of the Anna Resrach Fund, a bi-annual award for excellent research on the musculoskeletal field