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Prof. Dr. Andreas 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).