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Orthopaedic surgeon

Katsuji Shimizu, Japanese orthopaedic surgeon. Licensed physician, Japan; diplomate Japanese Board Orthopaedic Surgery. Nihon Ikueikai scholar for postgraduate medical students, Japan, 1977-1981; grantee 10th Annual Fund for Basic Research of Joint Diseases, Japan, 1983; Japan Rheumatism Association fellow, 1985. Member Japanese Orthopaedic Association, Japan Spine Research Society, International Society for Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology.

Background

Shimizu, Katsuji was born on April 1, 1948 in Yokkaichi, Mie, Japan. Son of Eizo and Hisako (Mizunuma) Shimizu.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1973. D.M.Sc., Kyoto (Japan) University, 1982.

Career

Orthopaedic resident Kyoto U./Tamatsukuri Koseinenkin Hospital, 1973-1977. Chief orthopaedic division Moriyama (Japan) City Hospital, 1981-1982. Chief department orthopaedic surgery Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyusyu, Japan, 1982-1984.

Assistant professor orthopaedic surgery Kyoto University, 1984-1990, senior lecturer orthopaedic surgery, 1990-1995. Associate professor orthopaedic surgery, 1995-1996. Professor, chairman orthopedic surgery Gifu University School Medicine and Hospital, since 1996.

Visiting scientist in orthopaedic research Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, 1985-1986. Visiting professor orthopaedic surgery University Pecs, Hungary, 1996.

Achievements

  • Licensed physician, Japan. Diplomate Japanese Board Orthopaedic Surgery.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Orthopaedics Today, 1997, Clinical Orthopaedics Tokyo, since 1997. Referee Journal Orthopaedics Science, since 1998. Member editorial board Orthopaedics International, since 1993.

Membership

Member Japanese Orthopaedic Association, Japan Spine Research Society, International Society for Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology.

Connections

Married Michiko Sato, October 22, 1972. Children: Katsusuke, Ryosuke.

father:
Eizo Shimizu

mother:
Hisako (Mizunuma) Shimizu

spouse:
Michiko Sato

child:
Katsusuke Shimizu

child:
Ryosuke Shimizu