Hideo Matsumoto, MD, PhD (Sports Medicine)

Institute for Integrated Sports Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan

Dr. Matsumoto obtained his PhD (Engineering) from University of Leeds (Leeds, England) in 1988 and Medical Doctor degree from Keio University (Tokyo, Japan) in 1989. He is now a Professor at Institute for Integrated Sports Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan. He is also the President of Japanese Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Vice-President of Japanese Association for Clinical Sports Medicine.

His main researches are focused on the biomechanics of the knee joint and sports medicine. Until now, he has published more than 700 papers and served as the chief editors of both the Journal of Clinical Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgical Technique. He also serves on the editorial board of Orthopedic Journal of Sports Medicine and Sports Orthopedics and Traumatology.