Shingo Hashimoto received his Medical degree from the Kobe University School of Medicine and completed his Residency at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University Hospital, and other affiliated hospitals. Dr. Shingo Hashimoto is a Licensed Medical Doctor at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan. After finishing Residency, Dr. Hashimoto completed Ph.D. degree course with cartilage metabolism associated with osteoarthritis development at Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine. Then, he was a Postdoctoral Research Associate working at Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery MO, under supervision of Dr. Linda J. Sandell. He produced genetic mouse model to investigate cartilage regeneration and osteoarthritis development and evaluated their phenotype. Dr. Hashimoto specializes in the various treatments of hip joint disorders with total hip arthroplasty, osteotomy, hip arthroscopy, and other options as the staff surgeon. And he is the basic research expert in the joint degeneration using animal models and translating to human disease.
Biography Updated on 17 August 2014