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Ons team Dr. Koen De Smet

Dr. Koen De Smet

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Dr. Koen De Smet

Algemene info

Kliniek: Anca Medisch Centrum
Locatie: Sint-Martens-Latem (Be), Rome (IT)
Ziekenhuis: AZ Jan Palfijn Gent / AZ Zeno Knokke / Valle Giulia Rome
Afdeling: Orthopedie
Functie: Hoofd van de Kliniek, Orthopedisch chirurg
E-mail: dr.desmet@heup.be

Dr. Koen De Smet

Algemene info

Kliniek: Anca Medisch Centrum
Locatie: Sint-Martens-Latem (Be), Rome (IT)
Ziekenhuis: AZ Jan Palfijn Gent / AZ Zeno Knokke / Valle Giulia Rome
Afdeling: Orthopedie
Functie: Hoofd van de Kliniek, Orthopedisch chirurg
E-mail: dr.desmet@heup.be

Wie is Dr. De Smet?

Dr. Koen De Smet is an orthopaedic & trauma surgeon, specialized in the hip resurfacing method and Revision hip surgeries and also the owner of ANCA Medical Centre for Hip Surgery at Ghent (Deurle), Belgium.

With more than 5500 hip resurfacing surgeries under his name, Dr. Koen De Smet is one of the world’s top and most experienced surgeons in hip surgeries.

Curicullum Vitae

Onderzoek & Publicaties

Publications in Hip international:

ORIGINAL ARTICLE:

“Early results of primary Birmingham hip resurfacing using a hybrid metal-on-metal couple.” 

REVIEW:
Early resection of heterotopic ossification after total hip arthroplasty: A review of the literature.”

 

“Current expert views on metal-on-metal hip resurfacing arthroplasty. Consensus of the 6th advanced Hip resurfacing course, Ghent, Belgium, May 2014”

 

Hip resurfacing arthroplasty in young patients: ‘international high-volume centres’ report on the outcome of 11,382 metal-on-metal hip resurfacing arthroplasties in patients 50 years at surgery

Catherine Van Der Straeten1 and the International Hip Resurfacing Group2, 2020


Radiographic evaluation of hip resurfacing: the role of x-rays in the diagnosis of a problematic resurfaced hip.

Van Der Straeten C, Calistri A, Grammatopoulos G, De Smet K.Hip Int. 2020 Mar;30(2):167-175. doi: 10.1177/1120700019836373. Epub 2019 Aug 21. PMID: 31431088

 

 

 

Publications in orthopaedic clinics North America:

 

“Belgium experience with metal-on-metal surface arthroplasty.”

 

“Revisions of Metal-on-Metal Hip Resurfacing: Lessons Learned and Improved Outcome.”

 

“Failure Modes of 433 Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants: How, Why, and Wear”

Publication in Quaderni di Infezioni Osteoarticolari:

“Two-stage revision of infected total hip replacement with a preformed spacer and uncemented stem.

Publication in clinical orthopaedics and related research:

“The John Charnley Award: a study of implant failure in metal-on-metal surface arthroplasties.

“The interpretation of Metal Ion Levels in Unilateral and Belateral Hip Resurfacing.”

“Immunohistopathology Of Tissues From Hips Revised For Suspected Metal Sensitivity.”

“Histological Features of Pseudotumor-like Tissues From Metal-on-Metal Hips.”

Publication in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery:

 

“Reduction of the potential for thermal damage during hip resurfacing.”

“Metal ion levels in a triathlete with a metal-on-metal resurfacing arthroplasty of the hip.”

 “Revision of metal-on-metal resurfacing arthroplasty of the hip: the influence of malpositioning of the components.”

“Correlation between inclination of the acetabular component and metal ion levels in metal-on-metal hip resurfacing replacement.”

 

“Metal ion measurement as a diagnostic tool to identify problems with metal-on-metal hip resurfacing.”

 

“Metal-on-metal hip resurfacing: a consensus from the Advanced Hip Resurfacing Course, Ghent, June 2009”

 

“Fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose-position emission tomography: a highly accurate imaging modality for the diagnosis of chronic musculoskeletal infections.”

 

“Metal Ions from Hip Resurfacings Decline Significantly at Ten Years.”

 

“The relationship between operative and radiographic acetabular component orientation from, which factors influence resultant cup orientation?” 

Publication in the journal of arthroplasty:

 

“Complications Encountered with the Use of Constrained Acetabular Prostheses in Total Hip Arthroplasty. Are Large-Diameter Metal-on-Metal Modular Heads a Possible Alternative? 

“Does Intraoperative Cell Salvage Remove Cobalt and Chromium from Reinfused Blood?”

“Re: “hip resurfacing arthroplasty: the Australian experience”.”

“A modified Posterior Approach Preserves Femoral Head Oxygenation During Hip Resurfacing.”

 

Publications in acta orthopaedica:

“Hip resurfacing: expectations and limitations.”

“Tibiocalcaneal Marchetti-Vicenzi nailing in revision arthrodesis for posttraumatic pseudarthrosis of the ankle.”

Publications in Minerva Ortop Traumatol: 

“Conventional total hip Replacement vs. Resurfacing total hip replacement: What’s best for my patient?”

 

“Revisions of metal-on-metal hip resurfacing : causes, treatment options and improved outcome.”

OTHER: 

The ototoxic potential of cobalt from metal-on-metal hip implants: a pilot study on the patient-reported auditory, vestibular, and general neurological outcome.

Leyssens L, Vinck B, Van Der Straeten C, Dhooge I, Wuyts FL, Maes LK.Int J Audiol. 2020 Jul 20:1-10. doi: 10.1080/14992027.2020.1789922. Online ahead of print.PMID: 32687006

 

Publications in “tijdschrift voor geneeskunde”:

“Gehoorverlies bij een bilaterale heupresurfacing.”

Van Quickenborne D, De Smet KA, Van Der Straeten C, (A3) November 2012

Presentaties & congressen

2017                 IX ANNUAL MEETING OF HIP SURGERY IN YOUNG ADULT – MADRID

                                    Invited speaker: Metal on Metal, is an option in 2017?

 

2015                        CCJR – Current Concepts in Joint Replacement – Orlando, Florida – USA

                                    Invited Speaker: MOM Hip Resurfacing: An Option for Right Patient & Surgeon

                                    Panel Member: “Performing a Primary Hip Arthroplasty” and “Challenges in Hip Surgery”   

Technique Presenter: “Tips, Techniques & Technologies in Knee and Hip Reconstructions”

                                    International Congress for Joint Reconstruction – Middle East (ICRJ), Dubai, UE

                                    Invited Speaker: “The Role of Hip Resurfacing 2015”

 

                                    International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA), Vienna, Austria

                                    Moderator Kiosk Session: Hip arthroplasty in young patients, outcomes, materials, metal ions

                                    Moderator Podium: Hip arthroplasty in the patient under 50: long term clinical series

                                    Invited Speaker: Options for hip arthroplasty in patients younger than 50 years

Comparison of metal-metal hip resurfacing and ceramic – ceramic total hip arthroplasty outcomes at more than 10 years follow-up.”

 

 

2014                       Barcelona Hip Meeting, Barcelona, Spain

                                    Invited speaker: Metal-on-Metal bearings. Lessons learned

                                   

                                    State of the Art in Hip & Knee Arthroplasty: A Lifestyle Solution, Brussels, Belgium

                                    Invited speaker: Hip resurfacing: Clinical Experience

                                    Panel member: Surgical approaches

 

International Congress of Joint Replacement (ICJR), Hawaii, USA

“Systemic Toxicity of Metal Ions from Metal-on-Metal Hip Arthroplasties.”

Van Der Straeten C, De Roest B, De Smet K.

 

International Congress of Joint Replacement (ICJR), Hawaii, USA

“Minimum ten years’ survivorship of the Birmingham Hip Resurfacing.”

De Smet K, Van Der Straeten C.

Award for best clinical poster

 

EFFORT Congress London, GB

“Systemic Toxicity of Metal Ions in a Metal- On-Metal Hip Arthroplasty population.”

Van Der Straeten C, De Roest B, De Smet K.

 

                  Finding an International “Consensus” in the MOM Resurfacing, Ghent.

                  6th Advanced Resurfacing Course: New orthopaedic devices overrated in the short term, underestimated in the long run

                  Presentations:

  • BHR non-designer series
  • Issues with specific hip resurfacing designs
  • Ghent Algorithm
  • The future of Hip Resurfacing: Belgium’s point of view

 

Congress of the AAOS, New Orleans, LA, USA

Metal ions from hip resurfacings decline at ten years”

Van Der Straeten C, Koen De Smet.

 “Histological reaction around metal-metal total hips independent on dosage of wear debris.”

Patricia Campbell, Koen De Smet.

“Systemic Cobalt toxicity in a metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty population.”

Catherine Van Der Straeten, Damien Van Quickenborne, Seth Pennynck, Bart De Roest, Jan Victor, Koen De Smet

How does the intra-operative cup orientation relate with the resultant radiographic?”

 George Grammatopoulos, Koen De Smet.

 

 

 

2013                        International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty meeting West Palm Beach, Florida, USA

                                    Metal Ions From Well-Functioning Hip Resurfacings Decline Significantly at Ten Years”

                                    Catherine Van Der Straeten, Damien Van Quickenborne, Bart De Roest, Jan Victor, Koen De Smet.

                                    Systemic Cobalt toxicity in a metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty population.”

                                    Catherine Van Der Straeten, D. Van Quickenborne, S. Pennynck, B. De Roest, J.Victor, Koen De Smet.

 

                                                     EFFORT meeting Istanbul, Turkey

                                                     Randomized Controlled Trial comparing Nine Different Hip Resurfacing Designs.”

                                                     Catherine Van Der Straeten, Bart De Roest, Koen De Smet.

 

                                                     10th Symposium Joint Preserving and Minimally Invasive surgery of the hip – Quebec, Canada

 

                                                     Congress at La Sapienza University Rome, Italy

                                   Is there still a place for metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty?”

                                   Alessandro Calistri, Catherine Van Der Straeten, Koen De Smet.

                                                    

                                                     British Hip Society Annual Meeting, Bristol, UK

                                                     “Randomized Controlled Trial comparing Nine Different Hip Resurfacing Designs.”

                                                     Catherine Van Der Straeten, Bart De Roest, Koen De Smet.

 

                                                     Orthopedic Research Society 2013 Annual Meeting San Antonio, TX, USA

                                   “Randomized Controlled Trial comparing Nine Different Hip Resurfacing Designs.”

                                   Van Der Straeten C, De Roest B, De Smet K

 

 

2012                  Meeting of the International Society of Technology in Arthroplasty, Sydney, Australia

                          “Randomized Controlled Trial comparing Nine Different Hip Resurfacing Designs.”

                                   Catherine Van Der Straeten, Bart De Roest, Koen De Smet.

                                                     “The interpretation of metal ion levels in unilateral and bilateral hip resurfacing.”

                                                     Catherine Van Der Straeten, G. Grammatopoulos, A. Calistri, Richie Gill, P. Campbell, Koen De Smet

                                                     Posters:

  • “Radiographic Evaluation of Hip Resurfacing: Validation of a New Zonal System.”
  • “Minimum 10 year follow-up of the Birmingham Hip Resurfacing. An independent series.

 

                                       European Hip Society Congress Milano, Italy

                                       “The role of radiographs in the diagnosis of a problematic hip resurfacing.

                                       Catherine Van Der Straeten, G. Grammatopuolos, A.  Calistri, D. Van Quickenborne, Koen De Smet.

                                       “The interpretation of metal ion levels in unilateral and bilateral hip resurfacing.”

                                       Catherine Van Der Straeten, G. Grammatopuolos, A. Calistri, R. Gill, P. Campbell, Koen De Smet.

                                                     Poster:

  • “Minimum 10 years’ follow-up of the Birmingham Hip Resurfacing.”

                       

                                    Course chairman in the 5th Advanced Resurfacing Course, Ghent, Belgium

                                    Presentations:

  • Why is Hip Resurfacing still the first choice for young active patients?
  • Minimum 10-year survivorship independent BHR series.
  • Improved outcome with modified surgical practice.
  • Discussion of failed and problematic cases.

 

                                   Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, USA

                                   “The Evolution of Ion Levels During Steady-State Wear in Resurfaced Hips.”

                                    Van Der Straeten C. (co-authors: Grammatopoulos G, Gill  HS, De Smet K.

                                                     “What Are Safe Upper Limits in Well Functioning Resurfaced Hips?”

 

                                                     Hip Society meeting: American Hip Society Otto Aufranc Award 2012

                                                     “The interpretation of Metal Ion Levels in Unilateral and Bilateral Hip Resurfacing.”

                                                     Van Der Straeten C, Grammatopoulos G, Gill HS, Calistri A, Campbell P, De Smet K.

 

                                                     EFFORT Congress Berlin, Germany

                                                     “What Are Safe Upper Limits in Well Functioning Resurfaced Hips?”

                                                     ”Radiographic Evaluation of Hip Resurfacing. Validation of a new zonal system.”

                                                     Van Der Straeten C., Grammatopoulos G, Gill HS, Calistri A, Campbell P, De Smet K.

                                                     E-poster-paper:

  • The Evolution of metal ions levels during the steady-state phase of resurfaced hips.

 

 

2011                        International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA), Bruges, Belgium.

                                   Posters:

  • Minimum 10 Year Follow Up of the Birmingham Hip Resurfacing – an Independent Series.

                  Granted the Award for Second best poster

  • The Role of Radiographs in the Diagnosis of a Problematic Hip Resurfacing.
  • Causes of Revision of Hip Resurfacings From a Specialist Independent Centre.
  • Can We Improve Outcome Following Revision of Hip Resurfacings?

Chairman: Sessions

  • Hip Arthroplasty
  • Bioactive Titanium Applied for Implant and Bone Substitute

 

                                                     European Orthopaedic Research Society ORS 2011, Vienna, Austria

“Can we improve outcome following revisions of hip resurfacings?”

 “The evolution of ion levels during the steady-state phase in resurfaced hips.”

Van Der Straeten C, Grammatopoulos G, De Smet K.

“Interpretation of metal ions in bilaterally resurfaced hips.”

Van Der Straeten C, Grammatopoulos G, Gill HS, De Smet K.

 

12th EFORT Congress Copenhagen, Denmark

                                    “The future for resurfacing THA: Pro’s and con’s.”

Presentation: The best design in resurfacing

 

Orthopaedica Belgica Congress 2011: The Spine & Hip in 2011: Facts, Myths, Liege, Belgium

Modern Metal on Metal resurfacing, an already dying trend or a viable option in selected cases?”       

 

First Open Meeting BHS – Belgian Hip Society, Ghent, Belgium

Invited Speaker: Practical approach to Metal-On-metal.

 

British Hip Society Meeting, Torquay, UK

“Can the outcome of hip resurfacing revision be improved.”

“Causes of hip resurfacing revisions.”

Van Der Straeten C, Grammatopoulos G, De Smet K

 

AAOS San Diego, USA

Podium Presentations:

  • Failure causes and modes of modern metal-on-metal hip resurfacing implants
  • Annual meeting scientific exhibits
  • Influence of Design Features: Wear & Fixation of Large Diameter Metal Acetabular Bearings

 

                        The Great Debate – Controversies in the Hip and Knee – London, United Kingdom

                                    Invited Speaker: “Resurfacing Design: Can it evolve further?

 

 

 

2010                        Symposium at European Hip Society meeting Athens, Greece

                                    Different types hip resurfacing and the importance of metal ions.”

                                    Van Der Straeten C. for De Smet Koen

 

                                    Hip Arthritis and Hip Reconstruction: a lifestyle solution Florence, Italy

                        Invited Speaker:

  • Surgical Technique: an evolution of more then 10 years
  • Consensus paper related to Resurfacing
  • Could metal ions be used as an indication for revision of a resurfacing

 

                                    4th Advanced Resurfacing Course, Ghent , Belgium

                                    Course Chairman:

                                    Presentations:

  • Practical use of metal ions
  • The facts/new guidelines
  • Sawbones and specific techniques/ live transmission – Conserve
  • Case Studies: Failed Resurfacings: what to do?

 

                                    Conserve Plus – 1st Circle of Knowledge, Ghent, Belgium

                                    Invited Speaker: Real indications for hip resurfacing: Back to Basic? 1000+ Conserve Plus follow up

 

                                    Advanced Topics in Hip Resurfacing at the hospital of special surgery  (HHS)

Presentations:

  • “posterior approach” (video)
  • “Metal ions relative to cup design and position”
  • “Lessons from the Masters”
  • “My approach to the painful resurfacing”
  • “Using metal ions as a diagnostic tool”

 

                                    V Jornadas De Circugia De Cadera Del Adulto Joven – Madrid, Spain

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Cirugia en Directo “ Protesis de superficie en cadera compleja” (Live surgery)
  • Complicationes en la orientacion de las protesis de superficie.

 

                                    AAOOS Meeting New Orleans, USA

                                    First Award for Adult Reconstruction Poster

                                    Title: “Interpretation of Metal Ion Levels after Metal-On-Metal Hip Resurfacing.”

 

                        RTAP Meeting Wright, New Orleans, USA

                                    Invited Speaker:

  • My truth and remarks
  • Metal Ion Study update (THA vs. RA, A-Class and Traditional)
  • Comparison of various resurfacing systems, study update

 

                                    IMUKA 2010 Current Concepts in Orthopaedic Pathology, Maastricht, The Netherlands

                                    Invited Speaker:

  • Operative technique
  • Revision of failed resurfacing

 

8ème Forum de l’institut Marcel Kerboull – Malformation Luxante La Hanche, Paris, France Présentation: Des cas de resurfaçage.

 

                                    The Great Debate: Early intervention in Hip & Knee Imax theatre, Science Museum, London, UK

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Resurfacing in conservative and effective
  • Metal-on-metal is still OK
  • Surgical techniques: Are they/we good enough? Debate

 

 

2009               Symposium und Anwendertreffen met Operationskurs an thielfixierten präparaten –                                         Munster, Germany

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Are there any limits in hip resurfacing
  • Long-term results of the hip resurfacing in patients with hip osteoarthritis

 

                                    Third Annual Hip Joint Preservation and Resurfacing Arthroplasty Course. Baltimore,                                        Maryland – US

                                    Lectures:

  • Indications and Learning Curve
  • Wright Medical Technology
  • Technical Factors associated with an Adverse Local Tissue Response (Verified Cups)
  • Technical Factors and Ion Levels

 

                        Sport and Orthopaedics – Amsterdam, The Netherlands

                        Lecture: “Grenzen aan Hip resurfacing?”

 

                        Resurfacing Advanced Course, Ghent, Belgium

                        Lectures:

  • My experience
  • Metal ions as a diagnostic tool

 

                        10th Effort Congress – Vienne, Austria

                        Invited Speaker:

  • The use of large hard-on-hard bearings
  • My selection for the right bearing material
  • Experience with Different Designs of Resurfacing
  • Factors Influencing Release of Metal Debris

 

Hip Arthritis: Assessment, Management, Consequences – Oxford, United Kingdom

  • Introduction – Hip Arthritis, Pathogenesis, Epidemiology and history
  • Resurfacing in Hip Arthroplasty
  • My indications and Outcomes
  • LDD: Can We Adjust Leg Length in Resurfacing?
  • The Profemur® in My Practice
  • Posterior Approach in Resurfacing
  • Choosing Implants and Selecting Patients: Things You Should Know

 

                                                     IV Annual Meeting Of Hip Surgery in Young Adult, New Hip Arthroplasty Options – Madrid, Spain

                                                     Invited Speaker:

  • Inclination of the acetabular component and metal ion levels in hip resurfacing.
  • Sports Activities after hip resurfacing

 

                        International Sales training – Wright Medical AAOS Las Vegas, USA

                        Invited Speaker:

  • Conserve Plus Hip System
  • Challenging/Difficult cases, Clinical data, wear analysis, competition review

                                    The Great Debate – Early Intervention in the Hip & Knee, London, UK                  

                                    Invited Speaker:

  • Hard on Hard is better.
  • Problematic Young Women

 

 

 

2008                       Oberflächenersatz am Hüftgelenk – Munster, Germany

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Conserve Plus Wright Medical

 

                                                     Second Annual U.S. Comprehensive Course on Total Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty – LA, California

                                     Invited speaker:

  • My three most important lessons.
  • Acoustic Phenomena in Resurfacing
  • Posterior Approach
  • Clinical Significance of Ion Levels
  • Case examples and management variables: Panel

 

                                                     Advances in Metal-on-Metal Bearings – Wright Medical – Oxford, UK

                                                     Presentation:

  • Video presentation on the modified posterior approach.
  • Conserve plus ion data.
  • What about dysplastic hips?

 

                                                     Hip Surgery-congress – Centre Pierre Baudis – Toulouse, France

 

                                    Resurfacing Advanced Course, Course Chairman “ HET PAND GHENT “, Belgium

                                     Lectures:

  • Entry point, femoral guiding, femoral procedure.
  • Metal ions as a diagnostic tool
  • Life surgery, posterior approach, Conserve Plus.

 

                       ECU Convention 2008- Chiropractic Horizons, possibilities and limitations. Workshop Major Joint Replacements Brussels, Belgium

 

                                   Wright Medical Dinner Presentation – Bernabeu Stadion/ Madrid

                                   MOM Resurfacing / State of the Art

 

                                   The Great Debate – early intervention in the Hip and Knee, London, UK

 

                                    ASR Instructional Course Kiel, Faculty member – Hamburg, Germany

                                    Presentations:

  • Pre-operative considerations (Patient selection.Schmalzried’s Criteria)
  • Bioskills (X-Ray Templating & Sawbones)
  • Workshop (Wet Lab Session)

 

                                                     A podium presentation at the 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society – San Francisco, California (USA)

                                    Lectures:

  • Immunohistopathology Of Tissues From Hips Revised For Suspected Metal Sensitivity.
  • AUTHORS: Pat Campbell (1); Scott Nelson (2); Andrew Shimmin (3); Koen De Smet (4)

AAOS Scientific Exhibit

“Metal Ion Measurement as a Diagnostic Tool To Identify Problems With Metal-On-Metal Hip Resurfacing.”

                                    De Smet Koen A., De Haan R., Calistri A., Campbell P., Gill Harinderjit3, Ebramzadeh Edward

 

2007                Congrès Orthopédie Rangueil, Toulouse (France)

                                    “Le resurfaçage de la hanche : aspects techniques”

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Planification / choix de la taille des implants
  • Voies d’abord, luxation, exposition acetabulaire
  • Orientation de la cupule fémorale
  • Adaptation de la longueur et cimentation de l’implant femoral
  • Prévention d’un conflit antérieur ou postérieur
  • Contre-indications du resurfaçage de la hanche

 

                                    Meeting Coxarthrose – Biomecanique – Osteotomies – Prostheses, Ixelles, Belgium

                                    Invited speaker:

  • 9 années de resurfaçage : qu’a-t’on appris ?

 

                                    First Annual U.S. Comprehensive Course on Total Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty – Annapolis,                          Maryland, US

                                    Invited Speaker:

  • Hip Resurfacing: Belgian Experience and Revision Experience
  • Acoustic Phenomena and Differences with Various Resurfacing Systems
  • Metal Hypersensitivity

 

                                    Australian Orthopaedic Association, 67th Annual Scientific meeting, Gold Coast, Australia

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Outcome of resurfacing – 5-8 year follow up
  • What not to resurface
  • Revision of resurfacing
  • Thermal effects on femoral bone in hip resurfacing

 

                                    High Performance THA vs. Hip Resurfacing, Annapolis (USA)

                                    “Current Issues and Treatment Algorithms.”

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Experiences with different resurfacing systems

 

                                    ISTA’s 20th Annual Congress, Paris (France)

                                    Chairman and Invited speaker

                  Lectures:

  • Histopathology of Revised Hip Resurfacing For Suspected Metal Sensitivity
  • Malpositioned cups as reason for revision in metal-on-metal hip resurfacing arthroplasty
  • Cement distribution and thermal necrosis in failed hip resurfacings
  • The choice of surgical approach for hip resurfacing affects femoral head blood supply-an analysis of four different approaches
  • Metal ion levels and x-ray follow-up as predictors for problems and outcome in hip resurfacing arthroplasty
  • Implant retrieval analysis of failed hip resurfacing

 

                                    Advances in Metal-on-Metal Bearings, Oxford (UK)

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Patient selection
  • Importance of templating and patient positioning
  • Video presentation of the important steps of the posterior approach
  • What if it does go wrong? Why does it go wrong?

 

                                                     Le Métal-Métal: De l’arthroplastie totale au resurfaçage de hanche, Lille (France)

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Le Resurfaçage: Choix des implants, voie d’abord, facteurs d’échec du resurfaçage

 

 

 

                                                     Meeting ‘Hip Resurfacing: Back to the future’ Tilburg, The Netherlands

                                    Invited speaker: “The present of hip resurfacing”

 

                                                     Sixth Sympoium on JOINT PRESERVING AND MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY OF THE HIP, California – US

                                                     Faculty member:

  • Causes and Revisions of Failed Sockets
  • Posterior Approach

 

                                    8th EFORT Congress, Florence, Italy

                                    Pulse-lavage, trochanteric suction and early reduction reduces thermal damage potential                                       during hip resurfacing”

                                    (Dr. Gill H., Campbell P., De Smet K.) speaker. Dr. Gill H.

 

                                    Advanced Course on Resurfacing, Ghent, Belgium

                                    Organiser and Course Chairman

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Instrumentation
  • Radiology in Resurfacing. What can be seen ?
  • Live surgery – Posterior Approach
  • Teacher Cadaver Lab.

 

                                    Attendance at Wright Meeting Rome, Italy

                                    Modular Necks: 20 years of experience with “an eye to the future”.

                                    Invited speaker: “12 years of experience with interchangeable necks”

                                   

                                    Attendance at Postgraduate conferences VUB, Brussels, Belgium

                                    “Periprosthetic infections: diagnosis and treatment”

                                    Dr. P. McLardy-Smith

 

                                                     II Symposium USP – ICATME de Cirurgia de la Cadera en el Adulto Joven – Sevilla, Spain

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Bases Clínicas
  • LA PS DIFICIL : Mi experiencia y opciones de revisión
  • Experiencia belga

                                   

53rd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Diego poster, USA

“Enlarged  bursae in  hips with metal-on-metal hip resurfacings”

Campbell P, Esposito C, McGarry W, De Smet K

“Well positioned large diameter femoral heads can have low wear in vivo”

Medley JB, McGarry W, Campbell P, De Smet K, Amstutz HC

“Analysis of amount and distribution of cement in resurfaced femoral heads”

Campbell P, LunderganW, Ebramzadeh E, Wager B, Esposito C,  De Smet K, Amstutz, H.C.

 

                                    4th Annual Winter Arthroplasty Meeting (Wright)

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Thermal effects of resurfacing
  • When not to resurface
  • Revising resurfacings

 

                                                     POSTERS at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Diego, US

                                    Posters:

  • Enlarged bursae in hips with metal-on-metal joint replacements Campbell P., Esposito C., McGarry W., De Smet K.
  • Thermal damage potential is reduced by pulse-lavage & early reduction during hip resurfacing
  • Campbell P, Esposito C, McGarry W, DeSmet K: Enlarged bursae in hips with metal-on-metal hip resurfacings.

                                    Advances in Metal-on-Metal Bearings, Rhodes House, South Parks Road, Oxford (UK)

                                    Invited speaker:

  • Patient Selection – Personal views
  • Surgical Planning & Technique
  • Dissection of Surgery, Surgical Opinions
  • Contributed Cases – Interactive Session
  • Clinical Results in Difficult Cases
  • Hands-on session, “Shoot the Pin” / Instrument demonstration
  • Resurfacing and Instrumentation-approach

 

 

2006               13th EFORT Instructional Course – Hip Surgery Zurich, Switzerland

                                    Invited Speaker: “Resurfacing: why it should work”

                                   

                                   

                                    5th Annual Joint Preserving and Minimally Invasive Surgery of the Hip Symposium, Ottawa,                          Canada

                                    Invited speaker: Lecture

  • The Acetabular Component in Hip Resurfacing
  • Belgium: Posterior Approach for All

 

                                    2nd ANNUAL Madison-Area SURFACE HIPPY CELEBRATION, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

                                    Invited Speaker:

  • Hip Resurfacing

 

                                    HIP AND KNEE COURSE – HELSINKI, Finland

                                    Invited Speaker:

  • Long Term Results of Hip Resurfacing

 

                                    MEETING Instructional Course on Resurfacing OXFORD, UK

                                    Invited Speaker:

  • Surgical Planning and Technique – Discussion
  • Dissection op Surgery, – Surgical Opinions
  • Interactive Session – Dr. H. Amstutz & Mr. P. McLardy-Smith
  • Revisions of Resurfacing

 

                                   

MEETING HOLIDAY INN GHENT EXPO, Belgium

                                    Moderator and meeting director

                                    Invited Speaker: (+ Pat. Campbell)

  • Current Issues with Hip Resurfacing
  • Lessons Learned from 100 Resurfacing Retrievals

 

                                    International Society for technology in arthroplasty (ISTA) New York City, USA

                                    Invited Speaker:

  • Revisions in Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty
  • Cadaveric workshop Hospital of Special Surgery NY
  • Experiments in uncementless design for RSA

 

                                    MEETING Instructional Course on Resurfacing OXFORD, UK

                                    Invited speaker: Lecture

  • Indications for Resurfacing: Basic / Stretching the limits
  • Key Steps in Surgery – video
  • Surgical Technique in Detail
  • Clinical Results in Difficult Cases
  • Workshop: European Style Instruments
  • Pre-operative Templating / Implant Positioning

 

                                    52nd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Chicago, USA

                                    “Implant retrieval analysis of hybrid metal on metal surface arthroplasties., paper 0508”

                                    Campbell P,DeHaan R, De Smet K

 

                                    MEETING Wright Medical Dinner (Sullivan’s – Chicago) CHICAGO, USA

                                    Invited speaker: Lecture:Experience and Indications with resurfacing HIPSOCIETY AAOS

John “Charnley Award Hip Society accepted in CORR

                                    “A Study of Implant Failure in Metal-on-Metal Surface Arthroplasties” Pat Campbell, Phd.,                             Paul E. Baulé MD, Edward Ebramzadeh, Phd., Michel LeDuff, MA., Koen De Smet, MD., Zhen Lu, Phd.                                   and Harlan Amstutz, MD.

 

                                    3rd WRIGHT ARTHROPLASTY SYMPOSIUM Chamonix, France

                                    Invited speaker: “Difficult Hip Resurfacing Cases”

 

                                    MEETING Instructional Course on Resurfacing OXFORD, UK

                                    Invited speaker: Lecture:

  • Indications for Resurfacing: Basic / Stretching the limits
  • Key Steps in Surgery – video
  • Surgical Technique in Detail
  • Clinical Results – in Difficult Cases
  • Workshop: European Style Instruments
  • Pre-operative Templating / Implant Positioning
  • Revision Options in resurfacing

 

                                    Meeting HIP RESURFACING State of Art – Surgical strategies ROME, Italy

                                    Invited speaker: Lecture:

  • Esperienza in oltre 2000 casi: cosa fare e cosa non fare (Experience in more than 2000 cases: what to do and what not to do)
  • Come controllare l’allineamento (Checking alignment)
  • La gestione delle cisti femorali (The management of femoral cysts)
Anca heupkliniek

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Dr. Koen De Smet

Anca Medical Centre