Jan Vonhoegen, M.D. (USA)

Specialist for Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Expert in the treatment of complex injuries of the knee and shoulder joints (e.g. anterior and posterior cruciate ligament, cruciate ligament revisionary surgery)
  • Treatment of overuse injuries to the shoulder and elbow joints (conservative and minimally invasive surgery) as well as muscle and tendon injuries
  • Treatment of sports injuries providing conservative and surgical therapy methods

Specializations

  • Team physician for the VFL Gummersbach (1. Handball Bundesliga), Rot-Weiss Köln (1. Hockey Bundesliga Women), athletic sports - LT LT German Sports University Cologne
  • Instructor for knee and shoulder arthroscopy
  • Founder and developer of Return2Sport – The Experts for Sports Rehabilitation and Training

Education and Training

  • Medical Studies at the University of Cologne, Germany
  • Doctoral Degree awarded in Germany by the University of Cologne
  • US Doctoral Degree - Doctor of Medicine - awarded in Erlangen, Germany

Professional Background

  • Senior Physician at the KLINIK am RING since September 1, 2013
  • KLINIK am RING (Orthopädie und Sporttraumatologie)
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at the American Sports Medicine Institute (ASMI), Birmingham, Alabama, USA
  • Assistant Physician at the Marienkrankenhaus-Kaiserswerth, Düsseldorf, Orthopedics and Traumatology
  • Assistant Physician at the Dreifaltigkeitskrankenhaus, Cologne, Orthopedics and Sports Traumatology
  • Assistant Physician at the Remigius-Krankenhaus, Leverkusen-Opladen, Orthopedics and Traumatology

Memberships in Professional Associations

  • AGA-Gesellschaft für Arthroskopie und Gelenkchirurgie
  • American Sports Medicine Fellowship Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Lectures

  • Die Rückkehr zum Sport nach Meniskusnaht (Returning to sports after meniscus suturing)
  • Therapiekonzepte des subakromialen Impingment-Syndroms“ (Therapy concepts for subacromial impingement syndroms)
  • Vordere Kreuzbandruptur: Nachbehandlung und die sichere Rückkehr zum Leistungssport (Anterior cruciate ligament rupture – post-surgical care and safe return to professional athlete activities)
  • The Anterior Cruciate Ligament Plasty – Update 2015“

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