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Kevin Staats
Priv.Doz. DDr. Kevin Staats, BSc

Department of Orthopedics and Trauma-Surgery (Division of Orthopedics)
Position: Consultant

ORCID: 0000-0002-3459-5773


Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip; Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee

Research interests

  • total joint replacement
  • revision arthroplasty
  • periprosthetic joint infections
  • osseointegration
  • implant surface modifications

Selected publications

  1. Staats, K. et al., 2017. Outcome of Total Hip and Total Knee Revision Arthroplasty With Minor Infection Criteria: A Retrospective Matched-Pair Analysis. The Journal of Arthroplasty, 32(4), pp.1266-1271. Available at:
  2. Staats, K. et al., 2019. Does a Competing Risk Analysis Show Differences in the Cumulative Incidence of Revision Surgery Between Patients with Oncologic and Non-oncologic Conditions After Distal Femur Replacement? Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, p.1. Available at:
  3. Staats, K. et al., 2018. Failed Two-Stage Exchange: Factors Leading to Unachievable Endoprosthetic Reconstruction After Multiple Revision Surgeries. The Journal of Arthroplasty, 33(1), pp.195-199. Available at:
  4. Staats, K. et al. (2022) ‘Intermittent parathyroid hormone increases stability and improves osseointegration of initially unstable implants’, Bone & Joint Research, 11(5), pp. 260–269. Available at:
  5. Sosa, B.R. et al. (2020) ‘2020 John Charnley Award: The antimicrobial potential of bacteriophage-derived lysin in a murine debridement, antibiotics, and implant retention model of prosthetic joint infection’, The Bone & Joint Journal, 102-B(7_Supple_B), pp. 3–10. Available at: