Orthopedic surgeon
Shoulder surgery

Name and title: Juha Ranne, MD, PhD

Special areas of expertise: Orthopaedic Surgeon, shoulder surgery

Additional expertise: Instrument development, implant development

Quote: “Surgery is precision work. Determining the best method is challenging and requires a lot of time and scrutiny.”

Education and work history:

  • Medical degree, 1994
  • PhD, 2000
  • Maxillofacial Surgery Resident, University of Helsinki, 1994
  • Surgical Resident, University of Turku, 1995–2000
  • Part of a coalition founding the Apex Sports Clinic (later Mehiläinen Sports Clinic), 1996
  • Orthopedic Fellow, University of Turku, 2000–2002
  • Orthopedic Fellow, University of Helsinki, 2002
  • Orthopedic Surgeon, Turku University Hospital, June–July 2002
  • Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon, Turku City Hospital, Aug–Dec 2002
  • Orthopedic Surgeon, Mehiläinen Hospital and Sports Clinic Turku, 2003–2004
  • Orthopedic Surgeon, Turku University Hospital, 2004–2008
  • Head of Department, Arthroscopic/Sports Surgery, Turku University Hospital, 2007–2008
  • Orthopedic Shoulder Surgeon, Mehiläinen Hospital and Sports Clinic Turku, 2008–2010
  • Chief Surgeon, Mehiläinen Hospital Turku, 2008–2009
  • Orthopedic Shoulder Surgeon, Suomen Terveystalo, Turku, 2010–2011
  • Senior Partner, Sports Hospital, Turku, 2011–2017
  • Orthopedic Shoulder Surgeon, Sports Hospital, Turku 2011–
  • Orthopaedic Shoulder surgeon, Dextra Hospital and Sports Clinic, Helsinki, 2013–2017
  • Senior Consultant, Arthrex, 2014–
  • Board Member, Sports Hospital, 2011–2017
  • CEO and Senior Partner, CC-Clip, 2016–
  • Orthopedic Shoulder Surgeon, Mehiläinen Sports Hospital, Turku, 2017–

Patients include: Several top athletes around the world

Procedures per year: 300


  • Paavo Nurmi Centre, Department of Physical Activity and Health, University of Turku, Finland
  • International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS)
  • European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA)
  • Société Européenne pour la Chirurgie de l’Epaule et du Coude – European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and the Elbow (SECEC-ESSSE)

Contact information: juha.ranne@sportshospital.com