László Hangody, M.D.,Ph.D., D.Sc.
Principal Research Interests
Basic science of cartilage repair. Application of autogenous and allogenous osteochondral transplantation and cell therapies for cartilage repair in the clinical practice.
Revision surgery of anterior cruciate ligament deficient knees.
MIDAS (minimal invasive direct access surgery) techniques in the orthopaedics.
Minimal invasive hip replacement.
Revision surgery of knee replacements.
1982 Semmelweis University of Medicine, General Medical Faculty: Budapest, Hungary – „summa cum laude”
1986 Specialization in orthopaedics
1988 Specialization in traumatology
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D. dissertation: Surgical treatment of knee chondropathies I-II.), Hungarian Scientific Academy
2000 Doctor of the Hungarian Scientific Academy (Hyaline like resurfacement of cartilage defects on weight-bearing articular surfaces I-II.)
2003 Habilitated doctor (Med. Habil.) – Debrecen University, Debrecen, Hungary
2003 Clinical Professor – Debrecen University, Medical School, Debrecen, Hungary
1982 - 2001 Resident ® Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon ® Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon: Uzsoki Hospital, Orthopaedic & Trauma Department: Budapest, Hungary
1992 - Senior Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon: Sanitas Private Clinic, Orthopaedic and Sportsmedicine Department
1996 - Consultant surgeon: Smith & Nephew Endoscopy Inc., Andover, MA, USA
1998 - 2002 Consultant surgeon: Surgicraft Ltd., Reddtich, UK
2001 - 2003 Member of the „Medical Advisory Board”: IsoTis Inc., Bilthoven, The Netherlands
2002 - Senior consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon, Head of the Department, Uzsoki Hospital, Orthopaedic & Trauma Department
2003 - Consultant surgeon: IsoTis SA, Lausanne, Switzerland
2003 - Associate professor: Debrecen Medical School, Debrecen, Hungary
2003 - Consultant surgeon: Zimmer Inc., Warsaw, IN, USA
2005 - Member of the Sports Medicine Advisory Board: Zimmer Inc., Warsaw, IN, USA
2006 - Consultant surgeon: Zimmer Inc., Warsaw, IN, USA – Chondrofix Project Advisory Board
2007 - Consultant surgeon: Zimmer Inc., Warsaw, IN, USA – High Tibial Osteotomy Project Advisory Board
2007 - Consultant surgeon: OrthoMimetics Ltd., Cambridge, United, Kingdom – ChondroMimetics Project Leader and Member of the Medical Advisory Board
2008 - Consultant surgeon: Zimmer Inc., Warsaw, IN, USA – Emerging Technologies Advisory Board
2008 - Consultant surgeon: Sanatmetal Ltd., Eger, Hungary
2010 - Head of Department – Semmelweis University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Traumatology, Budapest, Hungary
2010 - Director of Traumatology – Péterfy Sándor Hospital, Traumatology Center, Budapest, Hungary
2010 - Consultant surgeon: Tigenix Inc., Leuven, Belgium
2013 - Consultant surgeon: Dr. Rose Private Hospital
2016 - Medical director: Dr. Rose Private Hospital
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