Teppo Järvinen, MD

Teppo Järvinen is the Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation clinical professor of Orthopaedics and Traumatology at the University of Helsinki and a Chief Surgeon at the Helsinki University Central Hospital since 2015. Dr. Järvinen has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles in international medical journals, including the top-tier general medicine journals, such as the NEJM, The Lancet, BMJ, PLoS Med, Ann Intern Med, and CMAJ. His most recognized published work is the FIDELITY trial, a placebo-surgery controlled trial showing that arthroscopic partial meniscectomy provides no benefit over placebo-surgery.