Prof. dr. T. Karski

 

 

Autobiography prof. Tomasz Karksi

 

pasfoto_karskiI was born on 2nd January 1939 in Zamość district (south–east part of Poland). Went to primary school in Zwierzyniec, secondary school in Zamość. In the years 1956 – 1963 I studied at Medical University in Lublin. I received medical doctor degree in 1963. During the studies I worked for 3 years in Students Scientific Orthopedic Association and later after graduation I began my orthopedic career.

In 1967, (first grade of specialization) and then in 1971 (second grade of specialization) I passed grades in orthopedics, orthopedic surgery and traumatology of the movement apparatus.

In 1972 and in 1982, I passed consecutive degrees, to receive my PhD degree and later the assistant professor title.

In 1993, I was awarded with the professor title (professor ordinaries – nomination by President of Poland).

Since 1st October 1995 (till 2009) I was the chairman of the department of Pediatric Orthopedics and Rehabilitation of Medical University in Lublin/Poland. It is the largest University Pediatric Hospital in Eastern Poland (DSK in Lublin).

I am a member of Polish Orthopedic and Traumatology Association (PTOiTr) since 1963.

For 12 consecutive years I was elected Secretary of Lublin Branch (Section) of Polish Orthopedic and Traumatology Association, for 4 years I was Vice-President of the Section and for next 4 years I was President of the Lublin Section.

I work in Editorial Board of Polish Hand Surgery, of Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics part-B (till 2004), of Biblioteka Ortopedii Dziecięcej (Pediatric Orthopedics Library) and of Journal Locomotors System-„Pohybové ústrojí“(Czech Republic).

I am a member of EPOS since 1985 and member of Société Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopédique et deTraumatologie (SICOT) since 2002.

 

Surgical Science, 2014, 5, 33-38. Published Online February 2014:
The Biomechanical Aetiology of the So-Called Idiopathic Scoliosis. The Role of Gait and Standing at “Ease” on the Right Leg in the Development of the Deformity


 

Recent activities:

Lectures and photos 2006 – 2013:
http://www.karski.lublin.pl/p/start.php

Publications:
http://www.karski.lublin.pl/index.php?str=10
https://globaljournals.org/GJMR_Volume14/2-New-Tests-for-Early-Screening.pdf
http://apgr.wssp.edu.pl/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/T-Karski.pdf

Website:
www.karski.lublin.pl/en

www.ortopedia.karski.lublin.pl/en/

Email:
tmkarski@gmail.com

Contact Ingrid M.J. Kersten

Connect logical matters, primarily based on my parental experience and practical thinking. Inventive, curious and always searching for better solutions.

Ingrid M.J. Kersten
Arnhem, the Netherlands
E: scoliosisafreshperspective@gmail.com

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