Dr. Herve Ouanezar

DEPARTMENTS: Orthopedics Department
Spoken Languages: English, French
Specialist: Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon
Types of Physician: Full Time

More About The Doctor:

Dr. Herve Ouanezar MD is a USA fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Surgeon specialized in Hip, Knee and Trauma Surgery. He currently holds a position of Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at DxBone - Bone and Joint Excellence Center in Dubai, UAE.

After graduating at Lyon University Medical School, he accomplished his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery in the same city in France. Subsequently, he completed three world-renowned fellowships in Sports Medicine and Knee Surgery including one at the prestigious Hospital for Special Surgery FIFA Medical Centre in New York, USA.

During his training, Dr. Ouanezar served as team physician, and has treated recreational and professional athletes in a multitude of sports (football, basketball, ski, etc.). He has a special interest in sports-related injuries in soccer players.

Dr. Ouanezar is a graduate of the FIFA Medical Diploma and the International Olympic Committee Diploma. His clinical interests include hip pathology, knee pathology and traumatology.

Dr. Ouanezar has utilized his vast and comprehensive research on sports medicine injuries to improve patient care. He has published more than 25 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts and book chapters and has given professional presentations, symposia, and instructional course lectures.

His personal athletic accomplishments have given him a unique insight and understanding of the importance of maintaining a healthy and active lifestyle.

AREAS OF INTEREST

Total Hip Replacement, Anterior Approach, Dual Mobility Cup

Hip Arthroscopy

Hip Fracture

Total Knee Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury

Meniscus tears and their management (including meniscal repair and meniscus transplantation)

Complex multi-ligament knee injuries

Osteotomy

Patella Instability

Tibial Plateau Fracture

Lower Limb Fracture

Acetabulum and Pelvic Fracture

Femoral Fracture

Tibial Plateau Fracture

Bimalleolar Fracture

Achilles Tendon Rupture

Education:

Medical School - Bachelor of Surgery and Medicine, University Lyon - France

Diploma in Orthopaedic Surgery - Lyon France

USA Accredited Sports Medicine Fellowship at HSS, New York - USA

FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine

International Olympic Committee Diploma in Sports Medicine

Active Member SFA, AOSSM, ESSKA, ISAKOS and APKASS

EXPERIENCE

Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, Emirates Hospital Group, Dubai - UAE

Medical Director, Emirates SportsMed, Dubai - UAE

3 International Accredited Knee Surgery and Sports Medicine Fellowships

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