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D.R.J. (Dagmar) Kempink

Pediatric Orthopaedic surgeon

  • Department
  • Pediatric Orthopaedics
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About

Introduction

My name is Dagmar Kempink. After my orthopaedic training l have further specialized in pediatric orthopaedics. My specific interests besides the general pediatric patient are cerebral palsy, pediatric sports injuries, traumatology and limb deformity.

Education and career

Medical training; University of Utrecht.

2004 - 2006: Registrar general surgery; Twenteborg Hospital Almelo.

2006 - 2012: Orthopaedic training; University of Groningen.

2012 -  2013: Fellow pediatric orthopaedic surgery; Great Ormond Street Hospital.

2013 - 2016: Consultant orthopaedic surgeon; Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede. Special interest in pediatric orthopaedic surgery and traumatology.

2016 - currently: Consultant pediatric orthopaedic surgery Erasmus Medical Center / Sophia Children’s hospital and Leiden University Medical Center.

Publications

Complete overview on PubMed.

Teaching activities

  • Training of orthopaedic surgeons Erasmus Medical Center / Sophia Children’s hospital and Leiden University Medical Center.
  • EMC/ Sophia Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship program director.
  • Trainer of Pediatric Orthopaedic Nurse Practitioner.
  • Classes regarding pediatric orthopaedic surgery Erasmus University and Leiden University.
  • Multiple presentations regarding pediatric orthopaedics.

Other positions

  • National guideline committee: radiological assessment of pediatric trauma
  • National guideline committee: pediatric traumatology
  • European Pediatric Orthopaedic Society (EPOS); internal auditor

Current research projects

Analysis of growth plates.