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MD PhD Jussi Rantanen

Mehiläinen Sports Hospital

Languages
Finnish
English

Conditions treated
Knee and ankle surgery

Procedures performed
Joint, tendon, and ligament surgery of the lower limbs

Interests
“Correct timing is very important for successful treatment.”

Education and experience
2018- Chief of Surgery and Sports Medicine, Mehiläinen Sports Hospital
2016-2018 Orthopaedic Consultant, Bahrain Olympic Committee, National Sports Medicine Center
2016-2018 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery, Dubai
2015-2018 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Up and Running Sports Medicine Clinic, Dubai
2011-2017 Chief Medical Officer and Chairman of the Board, NEO Hospital
2009-2011 Founder and CEO, NEO Hospital
2006-2008 Orthopaedic Consultant, Chief of Department of Knee Arthroscopy, Pulssi Hospital
2005-2006 Chief of Surgery, Mehiläinen Hospital
2002-2005 Administrative Chief of Surgery, Mehiläinen Hospital
1998-2002 Orthopaedic Consultant, Mehiläinen Hospital
1996-1997 Sports Medicine Fellow, Duke University Medical School, Durham, North Carolina
1994-1998 Surgical Resident and Orthopaedic Fellow, University of Turku
1995 PhD
1989 MD

Activities and honors

Procedures per year: 150

Contact with sports clubs: Kaarinan Ura, TuNMKY, Loimaa Bisons

Patients include: Finnish basketball icon Teemu Rannikko, several international basketball players from Russia, Lithuania, Estonia, and Balkan states

Professional Memberships
Finnish Arthroscopic Society
Finnish Surgical Association
Finnish Trauma Association
Finnish Medical Association (1987–2016)
Piedmont Orthopedic Society, North Carolina (1997–1999)

Contact
Mehiläinen Sports Hospital, Turku
+358 10 235 3535
+358 10 414 00
jussi.rantanen@sportshospital.com