Dr.Goran Bicanic

Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon

Knee and Hip replacement and Sports Trauma

Languages spoken: Croatian, native tongue, English (fluent), Bosnian, Serbian (fluent), German, Italian (good)

ESSKA-EKA Zimmer Knee Replacement Fellowship, Marburg, Germany
American-Austrian Society Fellowship, Salzburg, Austria
Canadian Orthopedic Society Fellowship, Anica Bitenc, Canada

Member of EKA (European Knee Associates), EHS (European Hip Society), ESSKA (European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy),

AO Alumni Chapter Croatia, Croatian Orthopaedic Society, EFORT (European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology),

COTA/HUOT (Croatian Orthopaedics and Traumatology Association), Croatian Medical Association

A highly dedicated and self-driven Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon with 10 plus years of hands-on experience in "Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery, Lower Limb Arthroplasty, Primary Hip & Knee Arthroplasty, Revision Hip & Knee Arthroplasty, hallux valgus surgeries (Austin, SCARF, Lapidus, McBride, lesser toes) and ankle arthrodesis,  Knee Arthroscopic Surgery, Dysplastic Crowe type 3 & 4 hips, Periprosthetic fractures etc."

Dr.Goran is specialising in the provision of healthcare with cumulative experience in a variety of international settings, enthusiastic and determined with a passion for high quality care. Possesses exceptional interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills and the ability to develop and maintain positive internal and external relationships.  A motivational and inspirational leader capable of coaching and empowering individuals to enable them to fulfil their potential whilst ensuring that they make a positive contribution to the business.

Research experience, teaching experience:
Author and co-author of 20 book chapters and books, more than 35 papers and more than 90 conference papers. Reviewer for journals (Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, International Orthopaedics, Croatian Medical Journal, BMJ Case Reports, World Journal of Orthopaedics, Hip International).  Member of the Editorial Board of World Journal of Orthopaedics.
More than 15 years of teaching and supervising undergraduate and postgraduate students, F1s, F2s, ST 1-2s, StRs. Currently Associated Professor of Orthopedics at University of Zagreb School of Medicine.
Participated in organization of more than 10 International events and Congresses.