Prof Max Ettinger

Germany, Hannover

Professor Max Ettinger

Specialist Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery

Hanover Medical School, Germany

  • Section leader: Computer assisted surgery (CAS)+ Tumor surgery (TUC), Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School
  • Member of numerous societies (DGOU, ESSKA, EKA) and ediotrial board such as The Knee
  • Certified examiner clinical studies (Good Clinical Practice), Certified examiner (German Drug Law)
  • Specialist Radiation Protection, Specialist Emergency medicine, Specialist Skeletal Radiology
  • Member Musculoskeletal Tumor Board of the Hannover Medical School
  • 160 publications

Prof Rainer Siebold

Germany, Heidelberg

Prof. Dr. med. Rainer Siebold performed his medical training at the Ruprecht Karls University in Heidelberg, Germany.

During his medical training he worked in Manhattan/New York and Boston/Massachusetts. In 2003 he performed a 1-year Fellowship in Knee Surgery with John Bartlett, Hayden Morris and Julian Feller in Melbourne, Australia. In 2007 he was chosen for the AOSSM-ESSKA Traveling Fellowship and in 2008 for the AGA-Aircast Pittsburgh Clinical Fellowship with Freddie Fu.

Since 2008 he works as Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon and Specialist for Biologic Joint Repair and Knee Ligament Reconstruction (ACL-, cartilage- and meniscus transplantation) and Roboter Navigated Knee Replacement at the ATOS Hospital in Heidelberg, International Center for Orthopaedic Surgery. He is Professor at the University of Heidelberg for Clinical Anatomy and member of several international societies, e.g. ESSKA, ISAKOS, Australian Knee Society, the ACL Study Group and Honorary Member of the AOSSM. He is General Secretary of the Magellan Society for International Traveling Fellows and published nearly 100 peer-review articles and book chapters.

Dr Philippe van Overschelde

Brussels, Belguim

Philippe Van Overschelde, MD, MSc, MBA is a fellowship-trained specialist in adult reconstructive surgery with a focus on primary and revision hip and knee replacement surgery. As a degreed Biomedical Engineer and an MBA recipient he has been interested in the orthopaedic implant development and healthcare economics. He is a strong Medial Pivot believer since more than 15y. His current focus is on Personalised Alignment strategies for TKA surgeries with the application of Augmented Reality and the development of AI tools to increase the efficiency and quality of Orthopaedic care. He is a co-founder of a Digital Therapeutics (DTx) scale-up named moveUP.  Dr. Van Overschelde is a member of numerous International Orthopaedic societies, and he is very active in delivering lectures and operative training globally. He currently works at the Hip and Knee Unit of the AZ Maria-Middelares Clinic in Gent, Belgium. He has a passion for numerous sports including cycling, running, alpinism and nautic sports. A Cape Epic experience is still on his to do list. He is a father of 4 boys and 1 daughter and likes to visit South-Africa with his family.