Clinical Musculoskeletal Diseases Research Group

About us

Our research group is located in Central Finland Hospital, Jyväskylä, Finland. Our multidisciplinary team has a long and diversified experience in clinical and translational research of musculoskeletal disorders. The principal investigators of our group have expertise in several different fields of musculoskeletal research, especially in joint replacement surgery, inflammatory joint diseases, tendon diseases and spine disorders.

Central Finland Health Care district provides excellent infrastructure for clinical musculoskeletal research in close collaboration with University of Jyväskylä.

We perform high-quality studies on a wide range of both non-operative and operative treatment, and facilitate the implementation of the results in clinical practice.

We offer both pre- and postdoctoral research training, and aim at promoting the amount and quality of research, as well as the general prerequisites of research. If you are interested in high-quality musculoskeletal research, please contact the leaders of the research themes.

We have a strong nexus of international and domestic collaborators.

The following fields of research are covered

  • The DRIVER Collaboration
  • Hand surgery
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Orthopedic traumatology
  • Physical and rehabilitation medicine
  • Physiotherapy
  • Rheumatology

Research Group

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