About Carsten Perka

W. Peitz / Charité

Prof. Dr. Carsten Perka (born 1965) is the President of the DGOOC as well as the Deputy President of the DGOU (German Society for Orthopaedics and Trauma).

The specialist for orthopaedics and trauma surgery is the Medical Director of the Centre for Musculoskeletal Surgery of the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin.

Focus

  • Endoprosthetics of hip and knee joint
  • Revision endoprosthetics
  • Treatment of periprosthetic infections
  • Corrective surgery of the upper and lower extremity Scientific emphases
  • Endoprosthetics of hip and knee joint
  • Periprosthetic infections
  • Periacetabular, femoral and tibial displacement and corrective osteotomies
  • Regenerative therapies
  • Biological reactions to implants and implant materials
  • Reconstructive pelvic surgery

Clinical career

Since 2013
Medical Director at the Centre for Musculoskeletal Surgery (CMSC) of the Charité

2003-2013
Deputy Director at the Centre for Musculoskeletal Surgery (CMSC) of the Charité

1996-2003
Appointment as Assistant Medical Director at the Orthopaedic Clinic and Management of the Section Endoprosthetics of the Orthopaedic Clinic of the Charité, Berlin

Academic career

since 2009
Professor for Orthopaedics at the Charité, University Clinic Berlin

2005
Professor for Orthopaedics

2000
Habilitation at the Charité, University Clinic Berlin

1994
Doctorate at the Charité, University Clinic Berlin

1991-1996
Specialist for Orthopaedics

1991
Approbation

1985-1991
Studies of Human Medicine at Charité, Humboldt-University Berlin

Professional Qualifications

  • Specialist for Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery with full training authorisation
  • Since 1999: Organiser for national and international operational, technical courses for surgical procedures with hip and knee endoprosthetics
  • 1996: Specialist for Orthopaedics

 

Memberships and Voluntary Positions

  • 2019: President of the German Society for Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery (DGOOC)
  • 2019: Deputy President of the German Society for Orthopaedics and Trauma (DGOU)
  • 2016: President of the German Society for Endoprosthetics (AE)
  • since 2015: Speaker of the Executive Committee (EC) of the Endoprosthetics Register Germany
  • Educational Board Leader of AORecon
  • Member of the Steering Board of AORecon
  • Chair of the Membership Committee of the International Hip Society
  • Chair of the Northern German Association of Orthopaedists and Trauma Surgeons
  • President and organiser of national and international congresses (Working Group Endoprosthetics, AO-Trauma, AO-Recon, Endoprosthetics Congress Berlin)
  • German Trauma Society (DGU)
  • American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

Office

Straße des 17. Juni 106-108
10623 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49 30 – 3406036-00
Fax: +49 30 – 3406036-01
Öffnet ein Fenster zum Versenden der E-Mailoffice@remove-this.dgou.de

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