Dr Munjed al Muderis
Designer and creator of the OGAP implant – OPL
Orthopedic surgeon and clinical professor
A / Prof Munjed Al Muderis is an orthopedic surgeon and clinical professor at Macquarie University and the Australian School of Advanced Medicine. Specializing in hip, knee, trauma and osseointegration surgery. He is a member of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons and Chairman of the Australian Osseointegration Group.
Academic and Professional Experience
A / Prof Al Muderis graduated from Baghdad College High School (The American Jesuit) in 1991. He studied medicine at Baghdad University from 1991 to 1997.
His first job in Australia was at Mildura Base Hospital as Emergency Unit and Orthopedic Resident. Four months later, he moved to Melbourne as Registrar of Surgery at Austin Repatriation Hospital.
World Leader in Osseointegration
Dr. Al Muderis is a world leader in "osseointegration" that changes the lives of all amputees, allowing them to focus on their destiny instead of their trip. In this talk, Dr. Almuderis explains how he is now at the top of his "Wheel of Fortune" and how he can now help people who are at the bottom of it.
Australian Osseointegration Group
Professor Al Muderis is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in the limb reconstruction branch of the MQ Center in Sydney, Australia. He specializes in hip, knee, trauma and osseointegration. He is a member of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons.
Dr. Munjed Al Muderis and the new Robotic Leg at the 7pm Project
This video features A/Prof Munjed Al Muderis in an interview on osseointegration that appeared on the 7pm Project
An Amazing Journey 'The Roulette of Life'
He rejected a decree by Saddam Hussein to amputate the ears of Iraqi draft deserters, ending up on a rickety boat full of refugees bound for Australia. Now, Dr. Munjed Al Muderis is a pioneering surgeon giving amputees the ability to walk.