Rimtautas Gudas


Professor, Doctor of Philosophy, sport surgeon orthopaedist – traumatologist.


Knee and shoulder arthroscopic surgery.


Activity areas:

Anterior and posterior cruciate ligament reconstructions, articular cartilage repair, transplantation-implantation of menisci, shoulder instability reconstructions, rotator cuff repair and distal clavicle stabilization.



  • More than 18 years working experience;
  • He has done over 8100 knee and shoulder arthroscopic reconstructions;
  • Physician of Lithuanian national basketball team.



  • 1990 – 1996 – Kaunas University of Medicine, medical doctor, Lithuania;
  • 1996 – 1997 – Internship in Vilkaviškis Hospital, Lithuania;
  • 2001 – Specialized orthopedic and traumatology residency in Kaunas University of Medicine;
  • 2000 – 2002 Specialized orthopedic and traumatology residency in Lund university, Sweden;
  • 2003 – Nordic ESSKA scholarship in Karolinska university, Sweden;
  • 2003 – PhD thesis in Kaunas University of medicine “Clinical results after articular cartilage reconstructive treatment“;
  • 2005 – New York orthopedic clinic, USA;
  • 2006 – Lyon orthopedic clinic, France.



Fluent in English and Russian.



  • Lithuanian Arthroscopic and Sports Traumatology Association (President from 2003 to 2009);
  • Lithuanian Society of Traumatology and Orthopedics;
  • International Cartilage Repair Society (OARSI);
  • International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS);
  • European Society of Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy (ESSKA).


Scientific activity:

  • Co-author of 64 scientific articles represented in different medical journals;
  • Co-author of many international oral and poster presentations.

Registrate for consultation

Via Internet +370 694 10911