Multidisciplinary research team

The principal investigators as well as pre- and  postdoctoral researchers within our comprehensive team are dedicated to address the challenges of clinical musculoskeletal diseases.

Hand surgery

Karjalainen Teemu MD, PhD, Specialist in hand surgery, department head
Luokkala Toni MD, Specialist in hand surgery

Orthopaedics and traumatology

Helminen Olli, MD, PhD, Adjunct professor, resident surgeon
Kuorikoski Joonas, MD, PhD student, resident surgeon
Kyrölä Kati MD, PhD student, Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology
Moisander Annette, MD, PhD student, Specialist in anaesthesiology
Nurmi Heikki MD, Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology
Paloneva Juha MD, PhD, Professor, Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology
Pamilo Konsta MD, PhD student, Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology, Department head
Pekkanen Liisa MD, PhD, Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology
Pesola Maija MD, PhD, Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology, chief surgeon
Reito Aleksi, MD, PhD, Adjunct professor, resident surgeon
Repo Jussi, MD, PhD, Adjunct professor, resident surgeon
Toom Alar MD, PhD, Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology
Torkki Matias MD, PhD student, resident surgeon
Torkko Martti-Mikaeli Matias MD, PhD student, resident surgeon
Tuominen Antti MD, PhD student, Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology

Physiotherapy

Hinkkanen Saara-Maija Physiotherapist, research nurse
Häkkinen Arja Professor, Clinical Physiology
Multanen Juhani MSc, PhD
Piitulainen Kirsi MSc, PhD student, physiotherapist

Physical and rehabilitation medicine

Ylinen Jari MD, PhD, associate professor, Specialist in physical and rehabilitation medicine, chief physician

Rheumatoid arthritis

Asikainen Juha MD, PhD student
Rannio Tuomas MD, PhD student
Sokka-Isler Tuulikki MD, PhD, Professor, specialist in internal medicine, department head
Pamilo Konsta MD, PhD student, Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology, Department head