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Orthopedist , researcher

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.

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