Tomasz Piontek, MD, is a specialist in orthopedics and traumatology of musculoskeletal organs, particularly in knee, hip, ankle and foot surgery and muscle injuries. He is an international trainer of surgical techniques for arthroscopy of the knee, ankle and hip joint, and is the author of modern surgical techniques including articular cartilage regeneration (AMIC) and meniscus regeneration (AMMR). He began his studies at the Faculty of Medicine in Warsaw, but ultimately his academic career was associated with the Karol Marcinkowski Medical University in Poznań, where he defended his habilitation in 2015.
He has been associated with Rehasport since 2004. He is a member of the Polish Society of Orthopedics and Traumatology and the Polish Society of Arthroscopy, where he serves as president. He is actively involved in international organizations such as: ICRS (International Cartilage Regeneration and Joint Preservation Society), ISACOS (International Sports Traumatology Society), ESSKA (European Society of Sports Traumatology and Knee Surgery), ESSKA (AFAS ESSKA- Society for Ankle Joint and Foot Arthroscopy), ISHA (International Society for Hip Arthroscopy), Polish Arthroscopy Society, President 2021-2023.
Tomasz Piontek is an advocate and promoter of meniscus treatment. For more than 10 years he has been performing surgeries with a collagen membrane, giving much better long-term results. He shares his knowledge, developed techniques and experience with hundreds of specialists from around the world at international conferences. In 2021, he took over as CEO of the newly founded SNACE School of Arthroscopy, a place where doctors of all levels can learn about innovative treatment methods and most importantly - receive hands-on training.
To his credit, he has more than 40 scientific papers and participated in lectures at nearly 100 conferences.