Centre of Excellence:

IOC Sports Medicine Copenhagen – IOC Research Center for Prevention of Injury and Protection of Athlete Health

Medical Specialty:

Orthopedic surgeon

General information:

Professor of orthopedic surgery at University of Copenhagen. Works as chief surgeon at Orthopedic Department at Hvidovre University Hospital and is specialised in arthroscopic surgery.

Head of Arthroscopic Center Hvidovre & Sports Orthopedic Research Center – Copenhagen & Sports Groin Pain Center at Aspetar Hospital in Doha, Qatar.

Chair of IOC Sports Medicine Copenhagen – an IOC Research Center for Prevention of Injury and Protection of Athlete Health

Team/Sports/Research/Academic Involvement:

Main research areas are hip and groin problems, anterior knee pain, adolescent sports injuries and hamstring injuries.

Has worked with athletes and in particular football the whole carrier both on the elite and national level as well as with recreational athletes.

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Groin Injuries

Groin injuries are among the three most common and time-consuming injuries in football.

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