FIOBI - Grupo de Investigación en Fisiopatología Ósea y Biomateriales

Eduardo García Cimbrelo

Head of Department and Orthoapedic Surgery

Eduardo García Cimbrelo

Dr. Eduardo García-Cimbrelo received his M.D. from the University Complutense of Madrid in 1970 and then entered the Orthopaedic Surgical Training Programme of the Hospital Universitario La Paz in Madrid. He was awarded a PhD by the Universidad de Alcalá de Henares in 1987, with his dissertation entitled “Bone-cement interface in low-friction arthroplasty”. Dr. García-Cimbrelo is the Head of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology A, Hospital Universitario La Paz since 2005. Dr García–Cimbrelo is a founder member of the European Hip Society, and was its President during 2006-2008. Dr. Garcia-Cimbrelo has published books, chapters on and about 50 peer-reviewed papers. Most are related to primary total hip arthroplasty and revision arthroplasty of the hip.