Fang-Yuan Wei, MD

Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgery Center, Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China

Dr. Wei is an attending surgeon of The Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgery Center, Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical University and Managing Director of Electronic Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery.

Dr. Wei received his B. Med from Kunming Medical University in 1998 and then he became a resident of The First Affiliate Hospital of Kunming Medical University. After that he became an attending surgeon of Division of Emergency Surgery/Trauma Center for 3 years. He was the research associate of Department of Orthopaedic at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA in 2008 and was research associate of Hong Kong Baptist University in 2014. He received his PhD from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2013. 

Dr. Wei’s research interests include: molecular understandings and biophysical intervention based translational research in ankle cartilage pathogenesis, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and facture repair. His technical expertises include: bone bio-imaging, bone histomorphometry, bone biology, bone biomechanics and stem cells.