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Work experience

2006 - Present

Orthopaedic surgeon, Hand surgeon

Centre of Plastic and Reconstructive Microsurgery of Latvia.

1998 - 2006

Orthopaedic surgeon

Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics

Education and training

2015 - Present

MD, PhD

Riga Stradins University

1994 - 1998

Residency

Hospital of Traumatology and Orthopaedics

1988 - 1994

Doctor's degree

Medical Academy of Latvia

Achievements

Continuing education a.o. qualification upgrade

 

​Conferences​

  • 2016 - Participation and presentation in Annual Trauma-Orthopaedic conference of Latvia (ILTOK 2016 ), Rīga, Latvia
  • 2016 - Participation, poster and oral presentation in 26th Scandinavian Hand Society meeting Levi, Finland
  • 2016 - Participation in Baltic Hand meeting Tallinn, Estonia
  • ​2014 - Participation and poster presentation 10th Congress of APFSHT Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 2014 - Participation in the 25th Scandinavian Hand Society meeting in Bergen, Norway
  • 2013 - Participation and oral presentation in 5th Baltic Congress Of Trauma And Orthopedics, Rīga, Latvia
  • 2013 - Participation and lectures as National faculty in AO Trauma course Riga, Latvia
  • 2013 - Participation and poster presentation in 12th congress of IFSSH New Delhi, India
  • 2013 - Participation and oral presentations in Joint Singapore-Malaysia-Finland-Estonia-Latvia Hand Surgery Societies Meeting ( incorporating the 22nd Comprehensive Hand Rewiew Course ), Singapore
  • 2012 - Participation and oral presentation in 9th Congress of APFSHT Bali, Indonesia
  • 2012 - Participation in Inaugural Congress of Asian Pacific Federation of societies for Reconstructive microsurgery, Singapore
  • 2012 - Participation and oral presentation in Annual Trauma-Orthopaedic conference of Latvia (ILTOK 2012 ), Rīga, Latvia
  • 2012 -Participation and oral presentation in 2nd Baltic Hand Meeting, Riga, Latvia
  • 2011 - Participation and oral presentation in Annual Trauma-Orthopaedic conference of Latvia (ILTOK 2011 ), Rīga, Latvia
  • 2010 - Participation in 23rd Scandinavian Hand Society meeting Gotland, Sweden
  • 2010 Participation and oral presentations in 1st Baltic Hand Meeting, Riga, Latvia

 

 

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  • Courses
  • 2015 - Distal radius course, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 2013 - STORZ Endoscopic cubital tunnel surgery ceourse in Berlin, Germany
  • 2012 - Wrist surgery course with cadaver workshop University of Heidelberg, Germany
  • 2011 - All around the Wrist course , Southend,United Kingdom
  • 2010 - Ultrasound course for doctors who are not radiologists Riga, Latvia
  • 2009 - New Frontiers in Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery - Masterclass course, Rotterdam, Netherlands,
  • 2008 - The Louisville Microsurgery Teaching Course, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • 2005 - ICH/GCP Training course held by ICON Latvia
  • 2001 - " Bone and joint surgery course "in Salzburg, Austria
  • 1998 - AO ASIF wrist surgery course in Davos, Switzerland
  • 1997 -Exchange study program in Waterbury,Connecticut, USA
  • 1996 - AO ASIF Base course, Latvia

 

Memberships

 

  • Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology;
  • Latvian Association of Traumatology and Orthopaedics;
  • Latvian Association for Surgery of the Hand;
  • Association of Hand Surgeons ;
  • Latvian Medical Association

 

Publications

 

Abstracts​​

 

Funkcionālo rezultātu salīdzinājums pēc tradicionālām un artroskopiski asistētām spieķakaula distālā gala artikulāro lūzumu osteosintēzēm / U.Krustiņš, A.Jumtiņš, D.Bringina, K.Šitca // 2016.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2016.g. 17.-18.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2016. - 51.lpp.

Lectured study course

Orthopaedics

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