Dr. Jerome GROBOST was born in March 21, 1958 in Clermont-Ferrand (France). After a course of medical training, which he started in October 1975, he was admitted to the internship of the University Hospitals in October 1982. Defence of the thesis on October 31, 1986 allows him to get a doctorate in medicine at the Faculty in Angers after 4 years of internship in surgery at the following specialties: orthopedics, traumatology, vascular surgery, pediatric surgery and neurosurgery.

On November 1, 1986 he was appointed the Head of the University Hospital and medical assistant of the Director of the University Hospital Center (UHC) in Angers; he again takes the position on November 1, 1988 for one year before starting a free practice in the framework of a preferential contract (July 1, 1989) with the Sainte-Croix Clinic (City of Le Mans).

Since then, he has been engaged in orthopedic and trauma surgery on the exclusive rights. The contract was renewed with the MHTSM Group (Medical and Surgical Center in Mans), which includes the majority of private hospitals in the southeast of the city of Le Mans: 480 beds with the latest equipment, including 21 operating rooms, intensive care unit, department of medical imaging and visualization, as well as an emergency room.

INTERNSHIP AT UHC OF ANGERS: Appointed on 01/10/82

The functions in the following departments:

Department of Neurosurgery (Prof. Guy) of UHC in Angers 10/01/82 to 31/03/1983
Department of Orthopedic and Reconstructive Surgery (Prof. Pidorz) of UHC in Angers 01/04/84 on 31/03/85
Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery (Prof. Dunoyer) of UHC in Limoges 01/04/85 on 30/09/85
Department of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery (Prof. Gloryon) of UHC in Tours 01/05/86 on 31/10/86

HEAD OF UNIVERSITY CLINICS: Appointed on 01/11/1986

The functions performed in the Department of Orthopedic and Reconstructive Surgery (Prof. Pidorz) until March 30, 1989, UHC in Angers.

WORK EXPERIENCE:

The following qualification was acquired during his surgical practice:

The certificate of special studies in anatomy and organogenesis, June 1, 1984 (University of Rennes).
The certificate of special studies in biology and sports medicine, January 8, 1987 (University of Angers).
Qualification in general surgery, December 11, 1987.
Qualification in orthopaedic surgery, April 18, 1989.
Recognized as a full member of the French College of Orthopaedic Surgeons, June 14, 1989.
Recognized as an associate member of the French Society of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, November 12, 1997.
The University Diploma of knee joint pathology, September 11, 1998 (Paris-XII University).
The Certificate of European Qualification in Orthopedic Surgery, October 7, 2003.
Recognized as a full member of the French Society of Orthopedic Surgery, November 11, 2004.

ACTIVITIES:

– Consultant specializing in surgery, prosthetics of hip and knee joints; lumbar and spine surgery, arthroscopic surgery (5 consultations per week), since 1989.
– Carrying out of an average of 900 to 1,000 surgeries per year since 1990 (4 surgeries per week), 350 of which are endoprosthesis surgeries and 300 of which are outpatient procedures.
– Board member of the Medical and Surgical Center in Le Mans since 2000 (VEDICI group).
– Municipal councilor since 2006 (without badge).
– Member of the Board of the Office for issuing work permits (SOFCOT), 2009 – 2013.
– Court expert of the Court of Appeal of Angers, since 2011.