Dr. Vitolds Jurkevičs

Dr. Vitolds Jurkevičs

VitoldsJurkevics.jpgCertified Orthopaedic Surgeon - ORTO Clinics

Education:

Latvian Medical Academy, 1991-1996

Residency in Traumatology and Orthopaedics speciality, Latvian Medical Academy and State Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, 1997-2001

Work experience:
Chairman of the board, orthopaedic consultant in State Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics  2007-2013

Leading specialist in Orthopaedics in Latvian Ministry of Health 2009-2010
Head of the Trauma Centre, orthopaedic consultant in State Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, 2005-2007

Orthopaedic consultant in Latvian Olympic Committee since 2004

Orthopaedic consultant in Latvian Centre of Emergency Medicine 2001-2013

Professional associations:

Member of the board of Latvia Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons since 2010, (president of Association 2008-2010)

Educational work:
Riga Stradins University, Resident’s training program member
DePuy Institute Eastern Europe Knee Faculty member (visitation centre for surgeons, organisation of learning courses, visiting surgeries) since 2011

Smith&Nephew Hip learning program member for Eastern Europe Countries (visitation centre for surgeons, lectures, visiting surgeries) since 2010

Speciality:

  • Joint replacement surgery (hips, knees, revisions approx. 300 per year )
  • Knee arthroscopy and reconstruction surgeries
  • Foot reconstruction


Contacts:

Phone Nr. +371 29289861
E-mail: vitolds.jurkevics@inbox.lv 

Languages:

Latvian, Russian, English