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Uldis Kesteris

Uldis Kesteris, Latvian orthopedist, researcher. Achievements include design of protector for acetabular cup in hip arthroplasty. Member of Swedish Orthopaedics Association.

Background

  • Kesteris, Uldis was born on March 22, 1961 in Liepaja, Kurzeme, Latvia. Son of Arnolds Zanis Kesteris and Dzidra Anna Kestere.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Riga Medical, Latvia, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University Hospital, Sweden, 2001.

    Career

    • Resident, general surgery, orthopedics Liepaja Central Hospital, 1986—1991, orthopedic surgeon, consultant, 1991—1993, Lund University Hospital, since 1993. Science referee Acta Orthopedica, Sweden, since 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include design of protector for acetabular cup in hip arthroplasty.

    Membership

    Member of Swedish Orthopaedics Association.

    Connections

    • Married Svetlana Macha, December 24, 1983 (divorced February 8, 2008). Children: Tereze Kestere, Ulrika Kestere. Married Inguna Romane, June 11, 1980 (divorced September 15, 1983).

      1 child Kristaps Romans.
    • father: Arnolds Zanis Kesteris
    • mother: Dzidra Anna Kestere
    • spouses: Svetlana Macha
    • Inguna Romane
    • children: Tereze Kestere Kesteris
    • Ulrika Kestere Kesteris
    • Kristaps Romans Kesteris
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    Born March 22, 1961
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 1986
      Riga Medical
    • 2001
      Lund University Hospital
    • 1986 - 1991
      Resident
    • 1991 - 1993
      Resident
    • 1993
      Resident