Prof. Dr. Alex Guedes is Associate Professor of Experimental Surgery and Surgical Specialties Department, Medicine Faculty of Bahia, Federal University of Bahia in Salvador-BA, Brazil. He graduated in medicine at the Bahian School of Medicine and Public Health in Salvador-BA, Brazil (1988-1993). Afterwards he did his Specialization/Medical Residency in Orthopaedics and Traumatology at Holy House of Mercy of São Paulo-Fernandinho Simonsen Pavilion in São Paulo-SP, Brazil (1994-1998). He did his MSc in Medicine, Orthopaedics and Traumatology (1998-2001) and PhD in Health Sciences (2004-2007) in the Faculty of Medical Sciences of Holy House of Mercy of São Paulo,in São Paulo-SP, Brazil. He Resides in Salvador-BA, Brazil, working in the following institutions: • Faculty of Medicine of Bahia - Federal University of Bahia (FMB/UFBA): Coordinator and professor of the disciplines Locomotor Apparatus Surgery (MEDB36) and Oncology (MED220) and lecturer of Internship II in Surgical Clinics (MED244); • Professor Edgard Santos Universitary Hospitalar Complex - Federal University of Bahia: Head of the Knee Surgery Group; Supervisor and Preceptor - Santa Izabel Hospital - Holy House of Mercy of Bahia (HSI-SCMB): Head of the Orthopaedic Oncology Group and Preceptor of the Medical Residency Program in Orthopaedics and Traumatology; • Aristides Maltez Hospital - Bahian League Against Cancer: Head of the Bone and Connective Tissue Surgery Service. He is the actual President of the Brazilian Oncologic Orthopaedic Association (biennium 2019-2020), and the actual President of the Oncologic Orthopaedic Committee - Orthopaedics and Traumatology Brazilian Society (biennium 2019-2020). He is the General secretary of the Brazilian Cancerology Society (triennium 2018-2020). He is actively involved in Orthopaedic surgeries and Research projects. He has attended various conferences and workshops. He has various publications in national and international orthopaedic journals. He has presented various research papers in national and international forums.
Prof. Dr. Alex Guedes has experience in the field of medicine, with emphasis on specialties: Orthopedics, Traumatology and Oncologic Surgery, acting mainly on the following topics: Orthopedic Oncology, Knee Surgery, Arthroscopy, Orthopedic Infections and Pediatric Orthopedics. His research area includes oncologic orthopaedics, paediatric orthopaedics, knee surgery and arthroscopy.