Doctors

Dr.Vitolds Jurkevičs, Orthopaedic surgeon, Orto Clinic

Chairman of the board, orthopedic consultant in State Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics 2007-2013

Head of the Trauma Centre, orthopedic consultant in State Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopedics, 2005-2007
Orthopedic consultant in Latvian Olympic Committee since 2004
Orthopedic consultant in Latvian Centre of Emergency Medicine 2001-2013
Member of the board of Latvian Orthopedic Association since 2010, (president of Association 2008-2010)
Leading specialist in Othopedics in Latvian Ministry of Health 2009-2010
Latvian Stradins University, Resident’s training program member
DePuy Institute Eastern Europe Knee Faculty member (visitation center for surgeons, organisation of learning courses, visiting surgeries) since 2011
Smith&Nephew Hip learning program member for Eatern Europe Countries (visitation center for surgeons, lectures, visiting surgeries) since 2010

Education:
Latvian Medical Academy, 1991-1996
Residency in Trdaumatology and Orthopedics speciality, Latvian Medical Academy and State Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopedics, 1997-2001

Fields and speciality:
Joint replacement surgery (hips, knees, revisions aprox. 300 per year )
Knee arthroscopy and reconstruction surgeries
Foot reconstruction
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