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Work experience

2010 - Present

Consultant

Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics

2009 - Present

Assistant

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics

2008 - 2010

Head of department Hand and reconstructive surgery

Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics

2002 - 2010

Orthopaedic surgeon

Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics

2005 - 2009

Lecturer

Rigas Stradiņš university

Education and training

2004

Current Concepts of Shoulder Pathology Treatment (Anders Ekelund,MD PhD, Sweden)

1997 - 2002

Residency in traumatology and orthopaedics

Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics

1999

Academic exchange program in Joint Replacements and Orthopaedic Surgery, The Keggi Orthopaedic Foundation, Waterbury, USA

1991 - 1997

Medical Doctor’s degree

Medical Academy of Latvia

Achievements

Continuing education a.o. qualification upgrade

 

16-19 September 2013 Graz, Austria, AO Trauma Advanced Course – Hand & Wrist

6th-8th June 2013, Annecy, France %th Annesy Live Surgery, international shoulder advanced course

24 May 2013 Klaipeda, Lithuania, DePuy Synthes Baltic Arthroscopy Course Shoulder&Hip

17 May 2013, Riga, Latvia, AO Trauma Seminar-Fractures of distal radius, as Faculty National

8 February 2013, Aizkraukle, Latvia, Shoulder arthroscopy: surgical tips and tricks

23 November 2012 Riga, Latvia, AO Trauma Seminar-Current clinical approach to mal and non-unions

4th-6th October 2012, Madrid, Spain 25 Years of Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty

28-29 August 2012, Riga, Latvia, 2nd Baltic Hand Surgery Meeting

2– 5 June 2011 Annecy Live Surgery Shoulder Advanced Course 2011, Annecy, France

26-28 May 2011 EUROHAND – combined XVIth FESSH Congress&Xth EFSHT Congress, Oslo, Norway

17-19 March 2011, AOTrauma Course-Orthopaedic and Trauma Foot and Ankle with Anatomical Specimen, Ankaran, Slovenia

17- 19 January 2011, 5th International Poznan Course in Shoulder, Elbow and Wrist Surgery, Poznan, Poland

12 -17 December 2010 AO Trauma Masters Course-Upper Extremity, Davos, Switzerland Referat.

11 November 2010 AO Trauma Symposium-Treatment of proximal femoral fractures-PFNa versus DHS, Tallinn, Estonia.

5 -6 September AO Trauma Symposium-1st MID Experts Symposium on Intramedullary Nailing, Tel Aviv, Israel

19 - 21 August 2010 International Baltic Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Conference, Tartu, Estonia

9 - 12 June 2010 14th ESSKA Congress, Oslo, Norway

20 - 22 May 2010 SHOULDER COURSE 2010, Nice, France

22 - 23 April 2010 Synthes Cadaver Workshop. Focus on:Anatomy and Pathology Fractures of the Distal Radius and Distal Ulna, Basel, Switzerland

12 March 2010 3rd BALTIC MITEK SCHOOL – SHOULDER, Riga, Latvia

5-6 September 2010, AO Trauma Symposium-1st MID Experts Symposium on Intramedullary Nailing, Tel Aviv, Israel

9 -12 June 2010, 14th ESSKA, Oslo, Norway

20-22 May 2010, Nice shoulder course, Francija

22-23 April 2010 Synthes Cadaver Workshop, Basel, Switzerland

17- 20 September 2008 21st Congress of the European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow, Brugge, Beļģija

26 September 2008 Synthes The Locked Compression Plate Technology(LCP) Seminar, Rīga, Latvija. Referāts – „Humerus poximālā gala lūzumu osteosintēze ar bloķēto plāksni"

08– 10 May 2008 Nice shoulder course, Francija

20-22 March 2008 „Mitek Shoulder Institute", Annesy, Francija, 18-19.04.2008 Shoulder instructional course,Zagreba,Horvātija

12-13 september 2007 Fracture Management of the Upper Extremity, Instructional Course, Barselona, Spain

18-22 June 2007 AO Regional Courses Principles in Operative Fracture Management, Beleka, Turcija

11-12 November 2006 Shoulder Course, Heidelberga, Germany

1-3 June 2006 Nice shoulder course, Francija

8-10 Oktober 2006 Shoulder Course, Annecy, Francija

27 Oktober 2006 Baltic Targon Interlocking Nailing,Conference, Ādaži , Latvia

20 - 23 September 2006 20th Congress of the European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow, Athen, Greece

2-3 December 2005 Shoulder Surgery, Vilnius, Lithuania

2005 July - British and Europen Societes of Skeletal Radiology, Oxford

 

Field of research

 

Traumatologu and orthopaedic surgery

Shoulder artriplasty

Hand surgery

 

Lectured study course

Orthopaedics

Supervised and reviewed student research papers

 

Students scientific thesis:

Supervised: 3

 

Reviewed: 1

 

 

Projects

Hyalgan F injections in knee joint for OA patients – year 2006

Memberships

 

President of the Latvian Association of Traumatologists and Orthopaedists, since 2014

Association of Latvian orthopaedic surgeons.

Latvian Association of arthroscopie and sports medicine.

Latvian Association of hand surgery

 

Publications

 

Research articles​​

 

Vugulis, Aigars. Infekcijas radītas komplikācijas traumatoloģijā un ortopēdijā / A.Vugulis, L.Raga // Latvijas Ārsts. - Nr.9 (2015, sept.), 72.-77.lpp.

Vugulis, Aigars. Vasaras traumas : no rašanās mehānisma līdz ārstēšanas iespējām / A.Vugulis, L.Raga // Doctus. - Nr.8 (2015, aug.), 12.-19.lpp.

 

Abstracts​​

 

Breide, Inese. Lāpstiņas glenoidālās apakšējās malas nodilums pēc pleca locītavas atgriezeniskā tipa endoprotezēšanas / I.Breide, A.Vugulis, M.Radziņš // 2015.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2015.g. 26.-27.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2015. - 316.lpp.

Repša, Lauris. Augšējo ekstremitāšu onkoloģisko saslimšanu ārstēšanas pieredze Traumatoloģijas un Ortopēdijas slimnīcā no 1999. līdz 2004. gadam / L.Repša, M.Radziņš, A.Vugulis // 7. ikgadējā Latvijas traumatologu ortopēdu konference (Rīga, 2014.g. 10.maijā) : programma un tēzes. - Rīga, 2014. - 12.lpp.

Vugulis, Aigars. Rotator cuff arthropathy [Elektroniskais resurss] / A.Vugulis, M.Radzins // 5th Baltic Congress of Traumatology and Orthopaedics (Riga, Latvia, Sept.20-21, 2013) : Abstracts [Elektroniskais resurss]. - Riga, 2013. - P.34, on CD-ROM.

Contacts

Colleagues

Aigars Pētersons
Rector, Academic Staff
Jānis Gardovskis
Head of the Unit, Academic Staff, Chair of the Senate
Ilze Grope
Dean, Academic Staff
Sandra Lejniece
Dean, Head of Study Programme
Gunta Lazdāne
Academic Staff, Director
Edvīns Miklaševičs
Academic Staff, Director
Gunta Ancāne
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Maija Eglīte
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Dace Gardovska
Head of the Department, Academic Staff, Director of Strategic Relations
Ilona Hartmane
Academic Staff
Regīna Kleina
Academic Staff
Juta Kroiča
Head of the Department, Academic Staff, Deputy Chair of the Senate
Gaida Krūmiņa
Academic Staff
Guna Laganovska
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Ināra Logina
Academic Staff
Gunta Purkalne
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher