Dr. Hans-joachim Possel


Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Hans is an accomplished Orthopedic Surgeon with close to about 30 years of experience. He focuses on various aspects of orthopedic care, including shoulder and elbow surgery, foot and ankle surgery, and orthopedic sports medicine. Renowned in both medical and athletic circles, Dr. Hans is distinguished for his utilization of cutting-edge medical technology and commitment to employing minimally invasive procedures.

Having earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Heinrich-Heine University in Dusseldorf, Germany, Dr. Hans pursued fellowship training at prominent institutions such as the Washington Orthopedic and Knee Clinic (Maryland, USA), the National Knee Research and Education Foundation (Washington DC, USA), and the Orthopaedic Clinic and Policlinics at Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany.

Dr. Hans holds a Medical Research and Practice Degree, Doctor of Medicine cum laude (Dr.med.), from Duesseldorf University. Additionally, he completed postgraduate education in Healthcare Management (MBA) and Biological Medicine (PhD) in Switzerland and the UK.

With a wealth of experience in the UAE, Dr. Hans most recently served as a consultant in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine at Capital Health in Abu Dhabi. He is an active member of prestigious organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Association of Orthopedics and Traumatology in Germany, the Hartmannbund – Society of Physicians in Germany, and the European Federation National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology.

Clinical Expertise:
  • Sports Medicine / Sports Traumatology
  • Shoulder, Elbow & Foot Surgery
  • Conservative Scoliosis
  • Technical Orthopaedics
  • Osteology
  • Biomolecular Medicine
  • Stem Cell Treatment in Orthopaedics
  • Plasma/PRP Stem Cell
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