Physician Field of Practice: Orthopedic Surgery

Practice Focus: Sports Medicine

Expertise: Cartilage Repair

Medical School: Hannover Medical School in Germany

Residency: University of Pittsburgh

Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons 

Professional Affiliations: Biologics Alliance, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, International Cartilage Regeneration and Joint Preservation Society, German-speaking Arthroscopy Society (AGA)

Hospital Affiliations: Brigham and Women’s Hospital at Harvard Medical School

Additional Information: founder and director of the Center for Cartilage Repair and Restoration at UK.


Disclosures: Submitted on: 11/02/2020

Biologic Association: Board or committee member

CartilageJ Sports PhysiologyThe KneeOrthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine: Editorial or governing board

International Cartilage repair Society: Board or committee member

Joint restoration Foundation: Paid consultant; Research support

Samumed: Paid consultant

Vericel: Paid consultant