Department Orthopaedics


About us

Our orthopaedic research focuses on bone, cartilage and meniscus tissue and on pre-clinical testing of implants. We are specialized in mechanical testing, computational analyses, histological analyses and animal testing. Our strength lies in combining these techniques.

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About us

Our orthopaedic research focuses on bone, cartilage and meniscus tissue and on pre-clinical testing of implants. We are specialized in mechanical testing, computational analyses, histological analyses and animal testing. Our strength lies in combining these techniques.

Areas of research include

  • recovery of bone defects in revision surgery
  • design and preclinical testing of artificial joints
  • biomaterial research and tissue engineering
  • fracture prediction
  • mechanobiology
  • orthopedic traumatology
  • traumatic spinal cord injury
  • clinical examination of hip replacement surgery
  • oncology of the support and movement device

Contact

prof.dr. Marinus de Kleuver
+31 (0)24 361 39 18
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Patient care

This department also offers patient care.

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Themes


Radboud Institute for Health Sciences

This department is affiliated with RIHS. The research at this institute aims to improve clinical practice and public health.

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Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences

This department is affiliated with RIMLS. Their main aim is to achieve a greater understanding of the molecular mechanisms of disease.

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Getting there

Entrance: Radboudumc main entrance (hoofdingang)
Route: 611

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Getting there

Visiting address

Radboudumc main entrance
Geert Grooteplein Zuid 10
6525 GA Nijmegen

Directions

Go to Geert Grooteplein Zuid 10
Enter building at: Radboudumc main entrance (hoofdingang)
Follow route 611
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