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 at 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 language and 10 Turkish books on Knee Surgery & Sports Traumatology. He has lectured extensively and published 79 scientific articles in international journals and 74 articles in the Turkish literature. Over 2510 international citations have been made to these papers (h-index 25).