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Sven Wilhelm Crafoord

Sven Wilhelm Crafoord, Swedish ophthalmologist, educator. Board certified ophthalmology. Member American Academy Ophthalmology (international member), Vitreous Society (international member), Club Jules Gonin.

Background

  • Crafoord, Sven Wilhelm was born on January 6, 1950 in Falkoping, Sweden. Son of Leif and Gertrud (Kolb) Crafoord.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Linköping, Sweden, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Linköping, 2000.

    Career

    • Intern, Hudiksvall County Hospital, Sweden, 1976. Resident Kalmar County Hospital, Sweden, 1977-1981. Physician Department Ophthalmology, Kalmar, 1981-1983, Lund, Sweden, 1982, Orebro, Sweden, 1983-1985, permanent staff member Sweden, 1986.

      Director Vitreo Retinal Department, 1989, Department Ophthalmology, Orebro, 1991, 96.

    Major achievements

    • Board certified ophthalmology.

    Membership

    Member American Academy Ophthalmology (international member), Vitreous Society (international member), Club Jules Gonin.

    Personality

    Interests

    Kayak paddling, motorcycles, boating, sport running, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Kristina Ulla Mattson, June 7, 1975. Children: Christopher, Jacob.
    • father: Leif Crafoord
    • mother: Gertrud (Kolb) Crafoord
    • spouse: Kristina Ulla Mattson
    • children: Christopher Crafoord
    • Jacob Crafoord
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    Born January 6, 1950
    (age 67)
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    • 1975
      University Linköping
    • 1976
      Intern
      Sweden
    • 1977 - 1981
      resident, Kalmar County Hospital
      Sweden
    • 1981 - 1983
      physician, Department Ophthalmology
      Kalmar, Kalmar Lan, Sweden
    • 1982
      physician, Department Ophthalmology
      Lund, Nevada, United States
    • 1983 - 1985
      physician, Department Ophthalmology
      Örebro, Orebro Lan, Sweden
    • 1989
      director, Vitreo Retinal Department
    • 1991
      director, Vitreo Retinal Department
      Örebro, Orebro Lan, Sweden
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