Otto Husby

NORWAY
Otto Husby

Otto Schnell Husby qualified as a general and orthopaedic surgeon in 1992.

He is the senior surgeon in advanced, primary and revision hip surgery at St. Olavs University Hospital, Trondheim and was also head of the orthopaedic department at St. Olavs University Hospital between 2007 and 2016.

Otto has conducted research in implant fixation, cementing technique, femoral stem design and postoperative rehabilitation and was made a Professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in January 2016.

He instigated compulsory training for orthopaedic surgeons in Norway, and has been in charge of delivering the courses annually since 1996.