Dr. Pedro L. Ripoll
He is Founder Member of the ‘Sociedad Española de Cirugía Artroscópica’ (Spanish Society of Arthroscopic Surgery) where he has held various management roles over the years. He has carried out several pioneering research programmes within the society that have been awarded a number of scientific prizes.
Dr Ripoll is the Founder and President of the AMICAL Foundation (medical association for the research and development of locomotor system sciences), an institution that has developed several therapeutic solutions for locomotor system pathologies, in particular those for developing minimally invasive techniques and biological therapies. He has received numerous national and international prizes and awards for his work.
He is Director of Ripoll & de Prado Sport Clinic FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence based in Madrid, Murcia, Alicante, Almería and Elche. He is an Honorary Professor of the University of Murcia and Director, since 1982, of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology at Quirón Hospital in Murcia.
Dr Ripoll is Director of Medical Services at the Elche, Almería and Hércules Alicante football clubs and is a regular consultant at leading international sports clubs.
He is the author of books and scientific articles on orthopaedic surgery and traumatology in national and international journals.
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