Yixin Zhou is a medical consultant and deputy chief of Orthopedics, Associate Professor, with special honors listed as follows: Science and Technology Nova supported by Beijing Nova Program, talented professional supported by Beijing Talented People Research Fund, Excellent Youth in Beijing Health System, and member of senior medical experts tank of Beijing.
From November 1999 to April 2000, Yixin studied hip and knee surgery at the University of Cambridge. From June 2002 to March 2003, as a visiting scholar at Brigham & Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University, where he studied bone and joint surgery. From 2001, he served as an English editor of Chinese Journal of Orthopaedics, and an English reviewer of Chinese Medical Journal. In recent years, he has published more than 100 papers in the field of artificial joints, of which ten published papers in the JBJS (Am), JBJS (Br), CORR, JOA and other prestigious journals. At present, he has been or is being the tutor of seven postgraduate students.
Yixin's special interests are hip, knee and ankle joint disease; avascular necrosis of the femoral head; dysplasia of the hip; adult lower limb and foot deformities; joint replacement surgery and treatment of related complication.
His research interests include arthroplasty surgery; extensor mechanism function and complications of the patellofemoral joint after total knee replacement; fixation of the prosthesis and osteolysis after total hip arthroplasty; application of the bone graft in revision joint replacement; kinematics of the hip or the knee after total joint replacement; new navigation system developed for peri-acetabular osteotomy and total joint replacement.