Reha N. Tandogan, M.D. was born in 1962 in Ankara, Turkey. After residency training in Hacettepe University Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Dr. Tandogan worked as a fellow to Dr. Gerard Bascoulergue, Institut Calot (Berck, France) and trained with the late Prof. Dr. Robert W. Jackson in Baylor University, Dallas, Texas. He served as a chairman of the department of Orthopedics, Baskent University between 1998-2007. Prof. Tandogan is currently a senior member of Cankaya Orthopaedics, a 10 surgeon group specializing in joint preserving surgery and arthroplasty.
Dr. Tandogan is currently holding the following positions :
- General Secretary of EKA (European Knee Associates) section of ESSKA (European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery & Arthroscopy)
- Associate Editor, KSSTA (Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy) Journal
- Chair of the Arthroplasty Committee of the Turkish Society of Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy & Knee Surgery.
- Former President of the Turkish Society of Sports Traumatology.
He is the author of 1 English and 9 Turkish books on Knee Surgery & Sports Traumatology. He has lectured extensively and published 137 scientific articles (70 in international journals) with an H index of 23. His main focus is arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the knee, including multi-ligament injuries, cartilage repair, osteotomies, primary and revision knee arthroplasty.