Department of Orthopaedics
University Hospital of North Norway and
Institute of Clinical Medicine
University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway
Karl-Josef Prommersberger, born 1956 in St. Ingbert, Germany Special interest in reconstruction of the distal radius in malunion and severe intraarticular fractures of the radius
Member German Speaking Hand Society
Member German Society for Surgery of the Hand
Member German Society for Trauma Surgery
Member AO Alumni Association
Editor: Handchirurgie Mikrochirurgie Plastische Chirurgie
Member of Editorial Board: Archives of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery
European Journal of Trauma
Reviewer for several scientific journals, i.e. Journal of Hand Surgery Eur Vol, Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research
Main fields of interest: Acute and malunited fractures of the distal radius, Carpus
More than 150 publications in scientific journals, 25 book chapters
Multiple international fellowships, i.e.
AOI Hand Fellowship with Jesse B. Jupiter, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
Diretor Clinico do Carneiro Institute for Hand Surgery
Naples/FL - USA"
Tianjin of China. For twenty years have been working in Tianjin hospital and as a hand and microsurgery staff for seven years. Highly interested in WALANT surgery and perforator flap transition.