Boris Michael Holzapfel, MD, PhD

Boris Michael Holzapfel, MD, PhD

Current Positions:

  • Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Department of Orthopaedics, University of
    Wuerzburg
  • Professor (full) of Translational Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Wuerzburg;
    Adjunct Professor in Regenerative Medicine, Institute of Health and Biomedical
    Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

Clinical Focus:

  • Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty, Musculoskeletal Oncology, Regenerative
    Medicine

Board Certification

  • Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon, Germany
  • Fellow of the European Board of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (FEBOT)

Research Focus

  • Bone Tissue Engineering, Bone Tumor Models, Revision Arthroplasty

Memberships

  • German Society for Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery (DGOOC)
  • German Society for Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DGOU)
  • Société Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopédique et de Traumatologie (SICOT)
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft Endoprothetik (AE)

Medical School

  • University of Regensburg and Ludwigs-Maximilians University Munich

Residency and Fellowships

  • Residency: Department of Orthopaedics, University Clinics Rechts der Isar, Technical University Munich; Department of Traumatology-, Hand-, Plastics- and Reconstructive Surgery, University Clinics Wuerzburg; Department of General Surgery, University Clinics Wuerzburg; Department of Orthopaedics, Koenig-Ludwig Haus, University of Wuerzburg
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at the Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
  • Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Oncology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Wuerzburg
  • Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Wuerzburg

Presentation Topics ASG 2019

  • Tissue Engineering and 3D Printing in Musculoskeletal Oncology: Lost in Translation or Daily Clinical Practice?
  • Bioengineering of Humanized Organs for Primary and Secondary Bone Tumor Research
  • Reconstruction of Extensive Periacetabular Bone Defects: From Modular Off-The-Shelf Implants to Patient-Specific Solutions
  • Orthopaedic Surgery and medical innovations in Wuerzburg: A longstanding tradition

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