Ola Hessman M.D., Ph.D

Education and Faculty Appointments

  • Medical School University of Uppsala, Sweden 1981-87
  • Internship, Västerås county hospital, Sweden 1988-90
  • Residency in Surgery Västerås county hospital 1990-1995
  • PhD student (Surgery), Department of surgery, Uppsala University 1996-2001
  • Fellow endocrine surgery Uppsala University Hospital 1996-2003
  • Senior Consultant endocrine surgery 2003-
  • Head of endocrine surgery Uppsala University Hospital 2008-

 

Board Certifications

  • Licensed to Practice Medicine by the Swedish National Board of Health, 1990
  • Licensed by the Swedish National Board of Health as Specialist of General Surgery 1995

 

Clinical Interests

  • Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
  • Ultrasound thyroid and parathyroid
  • Preoperative localization studies of parathyroid glands

 

Research Interests

  • Parathyroid surgery
  • Preoperative localization studies of parathyroid glands

 

Honors and Awards

  • Award for best poster at Millenium meeting of endocrine surgeons, American and British Association of Endocrine Surgeons, London-Lille 2000

 

Publications

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Patient Appointments and Physicians Referral

The Department of Endocrine Surgery
Akademiska sjukhuset/Uppsala
University Hospital
SE-751 85  Uppsala
Sweden