Aspire Zone, Sports Park
Emmanuel Papakostas, MD, FEBSM
|We are a Clinical Center:||yes|
|We are a Research Center:||yes|
|We are both:||yes|
|In University Programme:||yes|
|Private Practice Programme:||no|
|Secondary Language:||Arabic (French, Spanish, Flemish and Greek also spoken)|
Joint preservation and cartilage restoration is Major part of the Sports Surgery and Medicine practice in Aspetar. The hospital is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar University with a huge research program apart from clinical daily diagnostic, surgical and rehabilitation processes. Educational activities include weekly surgical meetings, grand rounds, journal clubs, Lectures together with increased exposure in OR and OPD time. International congresses are organized by the department and all surgeons are considered key opinion leaders in their field of expertise being involved in major societies and in ICRS, in particular.
|Foot & Ankle Procedures:||100|
|Advanced Cartilage Repair techniques:||50|
Extensive Cartilage restoration research program including: Epidemiology Outcomes after different techniques Rehabilitation protocols Orthobiologics
Member of EB as chairman of committees Organizing committee member in SSC Larisa, Focus meeting Thessaloniki Faculty member in World Congress Chicago, Vancouver
Nawal Lebdine (Secretary AS Surgery, PA to Chied of Surgery)
Doha International Airport
Apart from the permanent surgical staff (Zikria, D’Hooghe, Al-Khelaifi, Papakostas, Olory) exceptional members of cartilage community are part of the educational program as regular Visiting Surgeons (Getgood, Seil, P. Verdonk, Zaffagninni), adding extra value to the program.