Peter Holmberg Jørgensen

Specialist in orthopedic surgery

Affiliated departments
Capio Aalborg

Education and training

1982 Medical Doctor Aarhus University

1998 Specialist in orthopedic surgery


1999 Employed as department physician and from 2000 senior physician at the tumor sector, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital. At the department, he is also in charge of the national function for the insertion of bone-anchored prostheses for amputation patients.

From 1982-86 and 92-98 Various positions at the medical endocrinology, orthopedic, plastic, gastrointestinal, thoracic and neurosurgical departments at the hospitals in Aarhus

1986-92 Candidate and senior research fellow, Afd. for Connective Tissue Biology, Department of Anatomy, Aarhus University

2006-2015 Clinical Associate Professor, Aarhus University

Other information


1997 Dr. med., Aarhus University (thesis title: Growth hormone, skin and wound healing - experimental studies in the rat)

Co-author of more than 60 scientific publications, mainly on sarcomas (connective tissue cancer), wound healing, orthopedic infections and bone biology.

Author of textbook chapters on bone and soft tissue tumors, orthopedic infections and orthopedic surgical treatment of metastases