Orthopedic surgeon
Lower and upper limb injuries

Name and title: Sikri Tukiainen, MD Specialist/Consultant orthopedic surgeon

Special areas of expertise: Senior Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon, knee and shoulder

Additional expertise: Lower and upper limb injuries, including operative and non-operative treatment.

Quote: “The best reward is to see a person recovering from an injury and returning to do what they love”

Language skills: Finnish, Swedish, English, German, Portugues (Br)

Education and work history:

  • MD Helsinki 2002
  • Specialist in orthopedic surgery, Helsinki 2009
  • Senior Consultant orthopadic surgeon, Helsinki University Hospital 2009 – 2018
  • Mehilainen Sporthospital 2018-

Patients include: Various top and recreational athletes. Top snowboarders, Freestyle skiers and Alpine skiers:

  • Enni Rukajärvi (Snowboarding)
  • Janne Korpi (Snowboarding)
  • Jimi Salonen (Freestyle,Mogules)
  • Roope Tonteri (Snowboarding)
  • Peetu Piiroinen (Snowboarding)
  • Riikka Voutilainen (Freestyle, Mogules)

Procedures per year: 100

Contact with sports clubs:

  • Attending Physician (home games) of two Finnish Football clubs (Atlantis and Honka ) years 1999-2000
  • Physician of the Snowboard team of Finland 2005-2015
  • Physician of the Olympic team of Finland Vancouver 2010 and Sochi 2014
  • Team physician of the Futsal women’s team in the European preliminary qualifications Lithuania 2018
  • Physician of the Alpine and the Freestyle teams of Finland 2018-

Memberships:

  • ISAKOS International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine ,active member
  • Finnish society for shoulder and Elbow surgery
  • Finnish orthopedic society

Contact information: sikri.tukiainen@sportshospital.com