Matija Krkovic

Cons Limb Reconstruction Surgeon, Limbs Reconstructions Ltd

Biography

Matija is a senior Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma surgeon working at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

His expertise is in treating patients who have experienced trauma to the lower extremities, in particular:

  • Osseointegration after limb amputation
  • Complex orthopaedic injuries
  • Post-traumatic complications in the lower leg
  • Limb and joint reconstructions
  • Knee replacement (knee arthroplasty)

Having treated thousands of patients who have experienced limb trauma he is globally recognised expert within the field. He has been involved in developing new surgical techniques in treating patients with infected wounds. One technique in particular has been audited by leading institutions and published in the Annals of Royal College of Surgeons in England in 2013 with a 100% success rate.

Alongside clinical work, he works closely with Personal/ Catastrophic injury and Medical Negligence solicitors to prepare medico-legal and negligence reports.

 

Presentation details

“Decision making in Limb Reconstructions”

 

How decisions are made and what can influence the decision making in certain circumstances.