CHR Hospital Porte Madeleine Orleans
Dr. Hechmi TOUMI graduated from the University Blaise Pascal, Researcher assistant at Wisconsin University and awarded professor at the University of Wales, UK. He is currently a professor of Muscular Skeletal Pathology, the Dean of the Faculty of Science and Technology at the Orleans University France, Vice Director Laboratory EA 4708 - I3MTO and Vice President of the Institute of Research, Treatment & Prevention of Osteoporosis. Hechmi Toumi founded Demasq, Cardiff UK Limited in February 2008 and also serves as its Chief Scientific Officer. He is the inventor of the international patent filing on the use of algorithmic analyses to identify and quantify ‘invisible’ detail in soft tissues in standard radiographs. Professor Toumi is a Member of the Editorial boards the journal Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise and Journal of Foot and Ankle. His research focuses on Bone, Cartilage and soft tissue injuries. He has lectured worldwide on the Pathologies, Treatment and Prevention of muscular skeletal injuries.
His clinical interest is the assessment of pathoanatomical features of the Knee joint. He has developed a tertiary referral clinic for the investigation and management of knee pain with Professor John Fairclough highly qualified Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons at the CMAT centre (Centre for Musculoskeletal Analysis and Therapy, Cardiff UK) where there is provision both diagnostic and therapeutic rehabilitation and is widely used by professional and amateur sports teams and individuals. He recently created jointly with Dr Eric Lespessailles (Rheumatologist and Professor associate at Orleans university) private referral clinic at the Regional Hospital at Orleans for the investigation and management of knee pain