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University Hospital North Norway

University Hospital North Norway


8623 Tromso
Norway

Gunnar Knutsen
+47 776 271 72 / +47 918 605 84
gunnar.knutsen@unn.no

Data on Clinical/Research Center

We are a Clinical Center: yes
We are a Research Center: yes
We are both: yes
In University Programme: yes
Private Practice Programme: no
Primary Language: English

Please provide a general description of your program:

RCT, lab fascilities incl. Clinical and research using cells, scaffolds and also animals, molecularbilogy, pathology

Training/Techniques are available

  • Foot and Ankle Procedures
  • Hip Procedures
  • Knee Procedures
  • Microfracture
  • First Generation ACI
  • Second or Third Generation ACI
  • Meniscus Transplantation
  • Patello-femoral Realignment/ Reconstruction
  • Osteotomies
  • Shoulder Procedures

Approximate Annual Case Volumes

Knee Procedures: 300
Hip Procedures: 1
Foot & Ankle Procedures: 100
Shoulder Procedures: 50
Advanced Cartilage Repair techniques: 30

Opportunities, Experiences and Location of the Teaching Center

Scientific Research Opportunities Available:

RCT, lab fascilities incl. Clinical and research using cells, scaffolds and also animals, molecularbilogy, pathology

Can your center provide free or reduced-cost accommodation through your institute?

yes

Who should be contacted:

gunnar.knutsen@unn.no

Nearest Airport to your institution is

Langnes airport Tromso

Any other important information thath you would like to add

Been involved in 2 EU projects regarding cartilage repair and collaboration with Prof. Richardson in Oswestry UK, active trial supported by the British and Norwegian research council