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Open Access Journal of Sports Medicine


Prof. Dr. Imhoff

Department of Orthopaedic Sport Medicine, Technical University of Munich, Germany

Prof. Dr. Imhoff

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Andreas  B. Imhoff, M.D.

Professor Andreas Imhoff graduated  from Basel University in 1980. He started his residency in General Surgery and Traumatology in Davos, Switzerland under the guidance of Professor Peter Matter and in General surgery, Traumatology and Knee surgery on the University Hospital Bruderholz-Basel under the guidance of Professor Werner Müller in 1982.  He completed his Orthopedic Residency at the Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich.
 
Professor Imhoff was elected as a Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Arthroscopy at the faculty Medical school and faculty School of Sport Science and Health, Technical University Munich to serve as director and chairman of the Department of Orthopedic Sports Medicine since 1996. He is an active member of the AGA (German Society of Arthroscopy and Joint Surgery) which now has 4500 members. Professor Imhoff has edited 33 books and published over 265 journal articles.
 
Professor Imhoff is on the board of directors of the DGOOC (German Society of Orthopaedics), DGOU (German Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology) He is also member of ISAKOS (International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine) He is also member of several societies including SGO (Swiss Society for Orthopaedics), ESSKA (European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy), SESEC (European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and the Elbow), AOSSM (American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine), and DVSE (German Society for Shoulder and Elbow).
 


Editorial Board

Professor Julien S Baker, Chair and Head of Exercise and Health Sciences, School of Science, University of the West of Scotland, Hamilton Campus, Hamilton, Scotland

Henning Boecker, Professor and Head, Division of Functional Brain Imaging, University of Bonn, Germany

Malcolm Collins, Professor and Head, Department of Human Biology, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Craig Denegar, Professor and Department Head, Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA

Devon A. Dobrosielski, Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology, Towson University, Towson, MD, USA

Bruce B. Forster, Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiology, The University of British Columbia, BC, Canada

Freddie H. Fu, Founding Editor, David Silver Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Mark R. Hutchinson, Professor of Orthopaedics - Sports Medicine (tenured), Department of Orthopaedics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Deiary Kader, Professor and Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon, Knee Surgeon Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty and Sports Injury, Nuffield Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom, UK

Leamor Kahanov, Dean, College Health Sciences, Misericordia University, Dallas, PA, USA

Jon Karlsson, Professor, Sahlgrenska Academy at Göteborg University, Department of Orthopaedics, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden

Vikas Khanduja, MSc, FRCS (Orth), Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK

Nicola Maffulli, Professor and Centre Lead, Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine, Queen Mary University of London, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, England

Robert T. Rubin, MD, PhD, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Kristian Samuelsson, MD, PhD, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Department of Orthopaedics, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden

Felix Savoie, Chief of Sports Medicine, Ray J. Haddad Professor and Chairman of Orthopaedics, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA

Kerry Stewart, Professor of Medicine, Director, Clinical and Research Exercise Physiology, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD, USA

David Wales MSc BSc(Hons) MCSP, Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist at The Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth, St John’s Wood, London and private practice consulting with elite level athletes, mainly English Premier League soccer players.