Prof Karl Almqvist (MD, PhD) is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Mediclinic City Hospital, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. He received his Bachelor of Medicine (MB) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) degrees at the University of Ghent, Belgium. He is a former Assistant professor at Ghent University, Belgium. Prof. Almqvist has authored over 25 chapters, 65 journal articles. He has special interest in Sports Surgery and regeneration of the knee.