Russia
Leonid Solomin

Introduction

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Head of ExFix Department R.R.Vreden Russian Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics.

MD, Ph.D., Orthopedic surgeon of the highest category, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Head of ExFix Department R.R.Vreden Russian Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics.

Professor of the General Surgery Chair at Saint-Petersburg State University.

Honorary Professor of “The Russian Ilizarov Scientific Center for Restorative Traumatology and Orthopedics” (Kurgan).

1986                 Graduated with honors from Blagoveshchensk State Medical University.

1986-1991        Post-graduate education, specialization in traumatology and orthopedics.

1991-1993        The assistant of Chair of Traumatology and Orthopedics of Blagoveshchensk State Medical University.

1992                  Ph.D. thesis.

1993-1995        External Fixation Laboratory Researcher at Irkutsk Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics.

1995-1998        Head of Department of Traumatology and Orthopedics at Irkutsk Region Hospital.

1996                   Doctor of Science.

1998-2000        Head of Department of External Fixation at Irkutsk Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics.

2008                   Full professor of orthopedic surgery.

2000 till Now   Leading Researcher and Orthopedic Surgeon at Vreden Russian Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics (Saint-Petersburg, Russia). The main field of work is devoted to the development, perfection, substantiation and clinical application of external and combined fixation in fractures, non-unions, deformations, defects of long bones and foot, including congenital and infection problems, limb lengthening and reconstruction.

Since 2004          Improvement of computer navigation in external fixation (Ortho-SUV Frame).

2013 till Now      Professor of the General Surgery Chair at Saint-Petersburg State University.

Author and co-author of over 560 published articles and abstracts, including 13 articles over the past 5 years in journals indexed in PubMed, Scopus, and WoS. Co-author of 5 monographs, 36 chapters in monographs and 65 patents of Russia. The two manuals, published by Springer Verlag, have English and Chinese versions.

Supervisor of 14 Ph.D. theses.
Member of ASAMI International, ASAMI Russia, AO/ASIF and SICOT.

Faculty in AO Russia and AO International, deputy chairman of AOTrauma Russia in scientific work.

Director of Ortho-SUV Ltd.

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