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MD PhD Mikko Kirjavainen

Mehiläinen Sports Hospital


Conditions treated
Lower limb injuries, including operative and non-operative treatment

Procedures performed
Orthopaedic knee, foot and ankle surgeries

“I love to see athletes returning to their disciplines after treatment, and to follow their success.”

Education and experience
2012-2019 Chief Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dextra Pihlajalinna Sports and Trauma Clinic
2005-2012 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Deputy Chief Orthopaedic Surgeon, Helsinki University Central Hospital
2010 PhD
2004 Orthopaedic Fellow, John Radcliffe Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre
1997 MD

Activities and honors

Procedures per year: 400

Collaboration with sports clubs: Finnish National Ballet, Finnish Snowboard Team, HJK, HIFK, EIF

Patients include: Joel Pohjanpalo (football player), Roope Tonteri (snowboarder), Erika Pastel (ballet dancer)

Professional Memberships
Finnish Arthroscopy, Knee & Sports Medicine Association
Finnish Dance Health Association
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon of the Finnish National Ballet, the Finnish Snowboard Team and two football clubs in Finland
Member of Finnish Dance Health Association

Mehiläinen Sports Hospital, Turku
+358 10 235 3535
+358 10 414 00