Dr Karl Almqvist is an experienced orthopaedic consultant at Orthocure Medical Center in Dubai. He specialises in knee surgery, ranging from sports injuries to knee replacement.
He received his medical training at the University of Ghent in Belgium and received his PhD in 2001 with a thesis titled 'Human differentiated articular cartilage cells in biodegradable matrices - Preparative investigations for their use in cartilage repair'.
He then worked at the Ghent University Hospital as Head of Clinic in the Department of Physical Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery before relocating to Dubai in 2014. Additionally, he is a passionate educator and has extensive teaching experience, having served as an assistant professor of physiotherapy and orthopaedic surgery at Ghent University.
Dr Almqvist is widely published and has written several book chapters. He also speaks at international gatherings on a regular basis and serves on the editorial boards or as a reviewer for leading sports orthopaedic journals.
He is a member of several orthopaedic organisations and has previously served as chairman of the Sports Committee of the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery & Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and the Cartilage Committee of the European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery & Arthroscopy.
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Dr. Karl gave me hope that I will somehow regain more movement with less pain after a long year of struggling after a previous surgery.
He is amazing Dr and he’s professional. He kept doing following with me to enquire about my health .
Awesome doctor with great understanding to issue
Very well experienced Dr, ask right question and he gave the right explanation and diagnosis
great experience with an expert
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What are Dr. Karl Almqvist's reviews like?
Dr. Karl Almqvist's overall patient rating is 4.97 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 12 reviews
What languages does Dr. Karl Almqvist speak?
Dr. Karl Almqvist speaks English
Where is Dr. Karl Almqvist located?
Dr. Karl Almqvist primarily practices at Orthocure Medical Center, located at Mirdif Avenue Mall 2nd Floor and Basement Level 2 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 0000
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