Sport Cartilage Centre

The Sports Cartilage Centre is one of the new Centres of Excellence being developed within Aspetar. Although only formally approved for development in March 2012, the centre is already a frontrunner in working knowledge, technological advancements and clinical expertise in this complex area of sports medicine. One of the most challenging sporting injuries for an elite athlete, a cartilage lesion can potentially compromise, or even end, a career

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Prof. Mats Brittberg

Prof. Mats Brittberg

Strategic Leader of Sports Cartilage Centre

Mats Brittberg is a member of the Cartilage Research Unit at the University of Gothenburg, and an Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Region Halland Orthopaedics at the Kungsbacka Hospital, Sweden. A specialist in orthopaedics since 1986, he completed his PhD thesis in 1996, and is now a Professor of...