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Orthopedic surgeon

Björn Zoëga, Icelandic orthopedic surgeon. Achievements include research on cervical discectomy and fusion with or without plate fixation. Member Icelandic Orthopedic Association, Swedish Orthopedic Association.

Background

Zoëga, Björn was born on April 26, 1964 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Son of John Gunnar Zoëga and Gudrun Björnsdottir.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Iceland, Reykjavik, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1998.

Career

Staff surgeon department orthopedics Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg, 1996-1999, staff surgeon, medical director spinal unit, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on cervical discectomy and fusion with or without plate fixation.

Membership

Member Icelandic Orthopedic Association, Swedish Orthopedic Association.

Connections

Married Harpa Arnadottir, May 14. Children: Arni-Bergur, Jon-Gunnar, Gudrun-Lilja.

father:
John Gunnar Zoëga

mother:
Gudrun Björnsdottir

spouse:
Harpa Arnadottir

children:
Arni-Bergur Zoëga

Jon-Gunnar Zoëga

Gudrun-Lilja Zoëga