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MD PhD Jukka Kemppainen

Docrates

Conditions treated
Cancers, especially prostate cancer

Procedures performed
PET-CT and SPECT-CT imaging
Inflammation imaging and endocrinological, neurological and cardiological imaging
Interpretation of isotope and PET images (e.g. cancer staging, assessment of response to therapy, verification of disease recurrence, imaging in preparation of radiotherapy and locating the unknown primary tumor)
Nuclear medicine
Isotope treatments and their follow-up

Languages
Finnish
Swedish
English

Interests
Jukka Kemppainen’s recent research has focused on the clinical applications of PET imaging in disease diagnostics. His main interests reside in the development of new PET imaging tracers for prostate cancer and PET diagnostics.

Professional memberships
Chairman, Finnish Society of Nuclear Medicine
Finnish Representative, Scandinavian Society of Clinical Physiology and Nuclear Medicine (SSCPNM)

Experience
2018- Chief Physician, Nuclear Medicine, Docrates Cancer Center
Head of Department, Turku University Hospital PET Centre
Subject Responsible, Clinical Physiology and Nuclear Medicine, Associate Professor/Clinical Teacher, University of Turku

Publications

Related posts
Docrates Cancer Center attracts international patients

Contact
international@docrates.com
+358 10 773 2000

Jukka Kemppainen

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