Born and raised in Germany, Dr. Gomoll attended Ludwig Maximilians-Medical School in Munich prior to spending 2 years at Brigham and Women’s Hospital as a research fellow. He then completed his residency training at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program in Boston, MA, and a Sports Medicine Fellowship at Rush University in Chicago with Drs. Bernard Bach and Brian Cole. After his return to Boston, he joined Dr. Tom Minas at the Cartilage Repair Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where he specializes in non- arthroplasty reconstructive knee surgery , such as cartilage repair, meniscal transplantation and osteotomy ; but also performs shoulder and knee sports medicine procedures, including primary and revision ligament reconstruction , rotator cuff repair and shoulder stabilization. Dr. Gomoll’s research interest lies in clinical outcome studies of cartilage repair procedures, as well as virtual reality arthroscopy simulation for surgical education, for which he has received funding from the NIH and AANA. He is an editorial board member of the ICRS journal Cartilage, and sits on ICRS and AOSSM committees.