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educator , Ophthalmologist

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.

Achievements

  • Board certified ophthalmology.

Membership

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

Interests

  • Other 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