Professor Fares Haddad

Professor of Orthopaedic and Sports Surgery, London

Surgical management of hamstring and rectus femoris tendons in elite sport

We are delighted to introduce our next speaker Professor Fares Haddad, Professor of Orthopaedic and Sports Surgery, Institute of Sport Exercise and Health, London. Fares was the gold medallist in the FRCS (Orth) exam and has gained a large number of prizes and prestigious academic awards.  He has been an EFORT Travelling Fellow, British Hip Society Travelling Fellow and ABC Travelling Fellow in 2004. He became a Hunterian Professor in 2005, and obtained his Chair at UCL in 2010.

 

Fares’ work also encompasses minimally invasive hip and knee surgery and novel strategies to manage patients with knee ligament injuries. He provides medical input at elite level for a number of sports including football, athletics, rugby, boxing and martial arts. He is Medical Director of the NFL in the UK and is Editor in Chief of the The Bone and Joint Journal. He has been elected as a Fellow of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine. In his presentation Professor Fares Haddad is going to examine the Surgical management of hamstring and rectus femoris tendons in elite sport.

 

15:30 - 16:00

Sunday ~ 15th Nov ~ DAY 2 Session 6: Soft Tissue

Surgical management of hamstring and rectus femoris tendons in elite sport

Professor of Orthopaedic and Sports Surgery, Institute of Sport Exercise and Health, London