consultations since the start of clinical practice
different orthopaedic surgeries since the start of clinical practice
Dr Navikas specialises in the surgical treatment of shoulder joint conditions, chronic pain, muscle and tendon tears, partial and total shoulder endoprosthesis, bunion (hallux valgus) and complex fractures. He applies both conservative and surgical treatment when dealing with the fractures of the proximal extremity of the humerus, shoulder blade, clavicle and the long bones. He favours the minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery method.
Dr Navikas has extensive practical work experience. For many years he has been operating in one of the largest hospitals of Lithuania – Vilnius University Hospital (formerly Vilnius Emergency Hospital).
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SIMONA DE LA MARE
1989–1995 Kaunas Medical Academy (currently University), doctor's medical specialty acquired.
1995–1996 Alytus regional S. Kudirkos Hospital, primary internship.
1996–2000 Vilnius University, Orthopaedic Traumatology Clinic, Orthopaedic traumatology postgraduate studies (residency).
Since 1995, position of doctor Orthopaedist-traumatologist held.
Since 2006, Medical Diagnostic and Treatment Centre, doctor Orthopaedist traumatologist.
Since 2005, A. Astrausko "Pirmas žingsnis" company, doctor Orthopaedist traumatologist.
Since 2003, Vilnius University Emergency Hospital, 1st Orthopaedics and Traumatology Department, doctor Orthopaedist traumatologist.
2000–2003 Vilnius City Karoliniškių Polyclinics, doctor Orthopaedist traumatologist.
1997–2003 Vilnius Šv. Jokūbo hospital, 2nd Orthopaedic Traumatology Department, doctor Orthopaedist traumatologist.
In 2000 practical courses of European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT), Prague (Czech Republic).
In 2002 EFORT practical courses of 2 days, Krakow (Poland).
In 2002 International Congress "International Osteosynthesis", Rethymno (Greece).
In 2004 courses "Shoulder Surgery" of 3 days, Villache (Austria).
In 2005 practical courses of the European Foot and Ankle Surgeons Society of 1 day, Copenhagen (Denmark).
In 2005 International courses on emergency trauma cases of 3 days, Kaunas Medical Clinic (Lithuania).
In 2005 Congress of the European Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Society of 3 days, Roma (Italy).
In 2006 International Congress of the Foot Surgeons of 3 days, Moscow (Russia).
In 2006 Congress of the European Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Society of 3 days, Athens (Greece).
2000 – "Pillon fracture treatment", V congress of the Lithuanian Society of Orthopaedists Traumatologists, Vilnius (Lithuania).
2000 – "Shoulder joint endoprosthesis experience at Vilnius University Emergency Hospital", Shoulder Surgery International Conference, Vilnius (Lithuania).
2006 – "Achilles tendon rupture treatment", Lithuania Foot Surgery Society, Vilnius (Lithuania).
Member of the Lithuanian Society of Orthopaedists Traumatologists, the Lithuanian Society of Foot Surgery and the European Foot Ankle Society (EFAS).
Shoulder joint diseases, surgery treatment of chronic pain, muscle tendon ruptures.
Conservative and surgical treatment of the upper end of humerus, scapula, and clavicle fractures.
Conservative and surgical treatment of the shoulder joint instability.
Partial and full endoprosthesis of the shoulder joint.
Surgery treatment of the foot finger deformities.
Treatment of the hip joint arthrosis, full and partial endoprosthesis of hip joint.
Conservative and surgical treatment of the long tubular bone fractures.
Surgical treatment of the bone fracture complications.