• Fact

    Hamstring tendons regenerate after cruciate ligament surgery

  • Most knee surgery is performed by arthroscopy

  • Patella

    Adequate tracking important

  • Hamstring tendons

    Multiple applications

  • RPA Janssen

    ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support) Instructor

  • Fact

    Women suffer more anterior cruciate ligament injuries than men

  • Faster recovery

    after Knee Active Program

  • Choice of treatment

    clearly presented

  • Fact

    Medial collateral ligament heals if diagnosed and treated early

  • Complex knee injuries

    Tertiary referral center for the Netherlands

  • Anterior cruciate ligament

    Anatomy is important

  • PhD Thesis

    Anterior cruciate ligament & rehabilitation

  • Osteotomy

    Good therapy with active lifestyle

  • Cruciate ligament surgery

    State of the Art

  • Orthopaedics MMC

    Expert center for posterior cruciate ligament injuries

  • Return to sports

    depends on cartilage and meniscal condition

  • Anterolateral ligament reconstruction

    may be indicated with cruciate ligament surgery

  • State of the art


  • Arthroscopy

    Minimal invasive surgery

  • Faith

    Essential for good patient care

  • Arthroscopy Knee

    in daycare

  • Curious?

    Read patient experiences at Cases

  • Knee prosthesis

    "Artificial knee"

  • The Knee

    A joint with multiple facets

  • President

    Dutch Arthroscopy Society 2011-2014

  • Medical studies

    France, Netherlands, USA

  • Cruciate ligament surgery

    Maxima Medical Center (Eindhoven)

  • Meniscal tear

    Various treatment options

  • Quality of life

    Remain active with your knee

  • Specialized surgical knee teams

    Maxima Medical Center (Eindhoven)

  • Medial Collateral Ligament

    Rapid diagnosis important in sports

  • RPA Janssen M.D.

    Orthopaedic Surgeon

  • Transparant health care

    Clear decisions

  • Surgery?

    Only if really necessary

  • Social media

    Follow my blog for news on knees

  • Fact

    Anterior knee pain is common during fitness knee rehabilitation

  • Nurse Practitioner

    Teamwork with orthopaedic surgeon

  • Orthopaedic Associates Eindhoven

    Revision surgery specialists

  • Fact

    Risk of arthrofibrosis is least if knee has good function before surgery, with limited swelling and adequate gait pattern

  • Balance

    Keyword in treatment

  • Arthroscopy

    State of the Art

  • Knee osteoarthritis

    Biking is recommended

  • Team work

    between physiotherapist and orthopaedic surgeon is essential for your rehabilitation

  • Sports Injury

    Diagnosis determines prognosis

  • Rehabilitation knee?

    See Protocols

  • Outpatient Clinic

    Orthopaedic Center Maxima Eindhoven and Veldhoven

  • Anterior cruciate ligament

    injuries also occur in children

  • Scientific Research

    The secret for best clinical practice

  • Knee surgery

    at MMC Eindhoven (Netherlands)

  • Information

    Everything you want to know on knees

  • Professional Sports

    Customized rehabilitation

  • Fact

    Running causes 6x body weight load on your knee

  • Posterior cruciate ligament?

    Rapid diagnosis may prevent surgery

  • Did you know

    that MMC is a tertiary referral center for complex knee disorders?

  • Osteotomy

    For instability and osteoarthritis

  • Proud

    Orthopaedic Associates Eindhoven Greater Area

  • RPA Janssen M.D.

    Mednet Top Orthopaedic Surgeon 2011-2013

  • Movies knee examination

    See You Tube link

  • Outpatient clinic

    English, Dutch or French

  • Knee arthroplasty

    Great succes with right expectations

  • Anterior cruciate ligament

    surgery with your own hamstring tendons

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Welcome to my website. My name is Rob P.A. Janssen, MD. I am an orthopaedic surgeon specialized in disorders of the knee. My private knee practice is located at the Orthopaedic Center Máxima Eindhoven / Veldhoven, The Netherlands. I am a full time knee specialist and treat (high level) sports injuries, traumatic disorders, meniscus and cruciate ligament lesions, multi-ligament injuries, cartilage disorders and osteoarthritis of the knee.

This website is meant for anyone interested in knee disorders with news items, information on various knee disorders, personal stories in patient cases, rehabilitation protocols, my scientific work and biography. My social media will provide you with the latest scientific developments about the knee. 

RPA Janssen, M.D. 
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Orthopaedic Associates Eindhoven Greater Area
Orthopedic Center Máxima
Máxima Medical Center (MMC)

Visiting adress MMC Eindhoven:
Ds. Th. Fliednerstraat 1
Ingang Zuid
5631 BM  Eindhoven
The Netherlands 
(outpatient clinic and surgery)

Visiting adress MMC Veldhoven:
De Run 4600
5504 DB  Veldhoven
The Netherlands
(Outpatient clinic)

Mail adress:
Postbus 90052
5600 PD  Eindhoven
The Netherlands

Tel. 0031 (0)40 88 88 600
(Call center Orthopedie)

Fax: 0031 (0)40 88 85 938

Orthopaedic Associates Eindhoven Greater Area
Máxima Medical Center
Orthopaedic Center Máxima

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