Because unlike many other degenerative diseases, increasing age is not usually to blame here, but previous injuries - often in accidents and during sports. However, what can you do about ankle osteoarthritis?
Prof. Dr. Victor Valderrabano, MD PhD, answers the most important questions about osteoarthritis of the ankle joint. He is an internationally renowned specialist in orthopedic surgery and chief physician at the SWISS ORTHO CENTER in Basel.
... of Basel, is an internationally recognized surgeon and researcher.
Valderrabano receives the Kenneth A. Johnson International Speaker Award of the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society AOFAS on September 23, 2021 in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, for his many years of research, teaching and innovation in the field of ankle osteoarthritis and Total Ankle Arthroplasty. This prestigious award recognizes medical professionals who carry out important ongoing research and teaching in the field of foot and ankle surgery. The award-holder is selected by the AOFAS President and Scientific Program Chair based on his creativity of thought, scientific development and clinical impact on the specialty.
... of Basel, as one of the World’s Top Experts in the area of: