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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), and the DGOU (German Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology). He is also a member of several societies including ISAKOS (International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine), 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 Ph.D, D.Sc, FPhysiol, FRSoBiol, FHBiolAssoc, FITEI, FInClinR, C.Biol, C.Sci., Faculty of Social Sciences, Director, Centre for Health and Exercise Science Research, Head, Department of Sport, and Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong.

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

Malcolm Collins, Professor 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, College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA.

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

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

Professor Deiary F Kader MBChB, FRCS, FRCSEd, FRCSGlas, FRCS (Tr & Orth) MFSEM (UK), Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon, Knee Surgeon Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty and Sport Injuries, Academic Unit SW London Elective Orthopaedic Centre, Epsom, Surrey, United Kingdom.

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.

Beat Knechtle, Professor in Primary Care Medicine, Institute of Primary Care, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

Pantelis Theodoros Nikolaidis, Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Caring Sciences, University of West Attica, Athens, Greece.

Robert T. Rubin, MD, PhD, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Associate Program Director, Community Memorial Health System/Ventura County Medical Center Psychiatry Residency. 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.

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, Consultant Physiotherapist, North London Physiotherapy, London, UK.