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Guenter C.W. Lob

Guenter C.W. Lob, German trauma surgeon, educator. Recipient Liniger prize German Trauma Society, 1978. Member German Society Traumatology (honorary, board directors 1986), European Bone and Joint Infection Society (president 1995), Society Bavarian Trauma Surgeon (president 1996), Society International Chirurgie Orthopédique et de Traumatologie.

Background

  • Lob, Guenter C.W. was born on July 23, 1939 in Munich, Germany. Son of Alfons M. and Philomena (Weber) Lob.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Munich, 1966.

    Career

    • Intern in orthopedics University Lille, France, 1967-1968. Intern in experimental surgery University Munich, 1969-1972, intern in surgery, 1973-1979, head department traumatology, 1986—2004. Resident in trauma unit University Ulm, 1980-1986, professor, since 1983.

      Founder Resoimplant GmbH, Resofix, Inc.

    Works

    • Author: Traumatology, 1990. Contributor articles to professional journals Patentee modular hip prosthesis and resorbable orthopaedic implant, long bone segment device (tumor prosthesis).

    Membership

    Member German Society Traumatology (honorary, board directors 1986), European Bone and Joint Infection Society (president 1995), Society Bavarian Trauma Surgeon (president 1996), Society International Chirurgie Orthopédique et de Traumatologie.

    Personality

    Interests

    Horse riding, agriculture.

    Connections

    • Married Helke Sommer, June 27, 1972. Children: Barbara, Tobias, Melanie, Erasmus, Cosima, Lioba, Orthia.
    • father: Alfons M. Lob
    • mother: Philomena (Weber) Lob
    • spouse: Helke Sommer
    • children: Barbara Lob
    • Tobias Lob
    • Melanie Lob
    • Erasmus Lob
    • Cosima Lob
    • Lioba Lob
    • Orthia Lob
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    Born July 23, 1939
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    • 1966
      University Munich
    • 1967 - 1968
      Intern, in orthopedics University Lille
      France

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