Specialists

A team of highly qualified professionals takes care of the health, well-being and safety of our patients.
Wissam Raphael

Wissam Raphael

Orthopedist, Traumatologist
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SPECIALITY
  • Traumatologist-Orthopaedist

Specialising in:

  • knee joint surgery (endoscopic, meniscus tear, anterior cruciate),
  • shoulder joint surgery (endoscopic, reconstructive ligament damage),
  • hip and knee joint endoprosthetics,
  • bone fracture operations,
  • orthopaedic and sports medicine operations – osteotomy, or extremity bone correction, damaged tendons, ligaments, and muscle reconstructive operations,
  • intra-articular injections (PRP (plasma-rich platelet), Hyalonronate, blockade)
Education
  • College des Freres Mont La Salle – Ain Saade.
  • Latvian Academy of Medicine.
  • Pauls Stradiņš University residency specialising as a Traumatologist-Orthopaedist.
Further education
  • Internships at university clinics in Sweden.
  • Additional knowledge acquired England, Germany, Poland, Spain, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria and the USA.
Professional organisations
  • Member and Board Member of the Latvian Knee Surgery, Arthroscopy and Sports Orthopaedics Association.
  • Member of the Latvian Traumatologists and Orthopaedics Association.
  • Member of the Latvian Hip and Knee Endoprosthetics Association.
  • Alumni Member of the European AO Association (AO Alumni Association Member).
  • Co-Founder of Latvia’s Vidzeme Region Traumatologists’ and Orthopaedics Association.
  • Member of the Latvian Medical Association.
  • Member of ESSKA (European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy).