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Dr. Carlos Simões




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Dr. Carlos Simões

Traumatology and Orthopedic Surgery

Areas of activity: Sports, traumatological and degenerative pathology of the knee, ankle and foot


Career at Hospital da Luz

  • Orthopedist of the Hospital da Luz network


  • Degree in Medicine from the University of Coimbra (1999)
  • Degree of specialist in Orthopedics and Traumatology (2010)
  • Training in foot and ankle surgery at Lyon-Sud Hospital, Lyon, France (Dr. Jean-Luc Besse)
  • Training in ankle arthroscopy – Advanced Ankle Arthroscopy, Amsterdam, Netherlands (Prof Dr. C. Niek van Dijk)
  • Training in percutaneous (mini-invasive) surgery of the foot, Hospital Quirón, Murcia, Spain (Dr. de Prado)

Professional career summary

  • Internship of specialty of Orthopedics and Traumatology at the Orthopedics Service of Hospital São João, Porto (2004-2010)
  • Orthopedist at Hospital da Luz Arrábida, Póvoa de Varzim and Clínica do Porto
  • Orthopedist and Coordinator of the Knee, Ankle and Foot Unit of the Orthopedics Service of the Military Hospital of Porto
  • Hospital Assistant and Head of Service of the Medical Career Hospital at the Military Hospital of Porto
  • [updated July, 2019]