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“Learning is like rowing upstream; not to advance is to drop back.”

“Learning is like rowing upstream; not to advance is to drop back.”

AMIC® & AMMR™ Arthroscopic Techniques for Cartilage and Meniscus Repair

5th – 7th March 2020

AMIC® & AMMR™ Arthroscopic Techniques for Cartilage and Meniscus Repair

5th – 7th March 2020

Joint Operations sees true value in education and learning. We are delighted that you’re able to join us on this educational trip, through #savethejointEDUCATION.

We hope you get everything you need from the visit and we are here to facilitate you in doing so, so please get in touch at any stage if you have any questions about this visitation.

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Travel Itinerary & Tickets

Travel Itinerary & Tickets

Outbound Travel – Sunday 5th March 2020 

Booking Reference: Opodo: 4969964779

Flight No. W61916, departs Doncaster (DSA) 14.45, arrives Poznan (POZ) 17.45

Inbound Travel – Saturday 7th March 2020 

Flight No. W61915, departs Poznan (POZ) 18.15, arrives Doncaster (DSA) 19.25

Accommodation & Weather

Accommodation & Weather


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The weather for the duration of your trip looks to be changeable with cloud, showers and a little sunshine and highs of 7º

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Agenda & Expert information

Course Agenda

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Geistlich Surgery


About Geistlich

Geistlich Pharma specializes in the regeneration of bone, cartilage and tissue. Geistlich’s regenerative medical devices aim to improve patients’ quality of life.

More than 700 employees worldwide work for Geistlich in the area of regenerative medicine. With its twelve affiliates and 60 distribution partners, Geistlich’s medical devices and medicinal products reach around 90 markets worldwide. The twelve affiliates cover the UK, Germany, Italy, France, China, Brazil, South Korea, North America, Australia, New Zealand, India and Japan.

Read more about Geistlich HERE

Detailed product information

Detailed Product Information
  •  Severe OCD of the medial femoral condyle of a 44 year old mountain farmer

Orthoss® Case Report KNEE


  • Autologous Matrix-Induced Chondrogenesis (AMIC)and AMIC Enhanced by Autologous Concentrated Bone Marrow Aspirate (BMAC) Allow for Stable Clinical and Functional Improvements at up to 9 Years Follow-Up: Results from a Randomized Controlled Study read HERE

Tomasz Piontek & Justus Gille



Expert Faculty

About Tomasz Piontek

A graduate of the Poznan University of Medical Sciences. He had obtained his first degree of specialization in orthopedics and traumatology in 1999, four years later he passed the second degree of specialization, and in 2005 he defended his doctoral thesis. Tomasz Piontek is an international trainer of arthroscopic knee and hip surgical techniques.

Since 2006, Tomasz Piontek has been a doctor at Rehasport Clinic. Previously, he had worked, among others, in the Department of Paediatric Orthopaedics in Poznan, was the first football physician of Amica Wronki, and then served the same function in Lech Poznan. He had completed internships in Balgrist University Clinic in Zurich, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology of Sports Medicine, Queens Medical Centre in the UK, and the University of Pittsburgh- Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, in the United States.

About PD Dr. Justus Gille

PD Dr. Justus Gille is a specialist in orthopaedics and accident surgery at the campus of Lübeck, UKSH, he received the Herbert Lauterbach Prize from the Association of Professional Cooperative Clinics for outstanding scientific achievements in the field of accident medicine. He was honoured for his research into the so-called autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis (AMIC), an innovative method of cartilage replacement therapy.PD Dr. Gille is a senior physician in the Department of Trauma Surgery at the Clinic for Surgery of the Support and Movement Apparatus of the UKSH. The prize was awarded at the German Congress for Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery in Berlin.”Both injuries from sports injuries and accidents at work can lead to direct damage to the articular cartilage,” explains Dr. Gille. “Because of the lack of sp such as the AMIC is particularly important in young people.”The work was published in two international journals in 2010 and has been approved by the Medical Faculty of the University of Lübeck as a habilitation thesis. ontaneous regeneration of articular cartilage after structural defects, a curative therapy



Instytut Medycyny Praktycznej Sp. z o.o.

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Date: 5th – 7th March 2020 @ 09.00 am


Joint Operations Attendees

Mike Wood your Joint Operations representative will be joining you for this trip. Please don’t hesitate to contact him if you need any assistance either before you travel or whilst you are away.

Mike Wood

Business Development Manager – North East

Mike has over 15 years experience in the Sports Medicine market. Previous roles specifically supported Sports Medicine surgeons and staff with knee, shoulder, hip, foot and ankle and hand and wrist surgery.

He brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the team. Mike comes from a farming and rugby union background; having represented England and played professionally for a number of clubs.

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