Laura Koskenvuo

Profile photo of Laura KoskenvuoLaura Koskenvuo is a colorectal surgeon working at Helsinki University Hospital Department of Colorectal Surgery, which also maintains Finnish Polyposis Registry. The supervision and treatment of all Finnish familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) patients is recorded on the Registry.

Her everyday tasks in clinical work include taking care of FAP patients in the endoscopy room, as well as in the operating room.

Her PhD thesis was about surgical treatment of FAP and desmoid tumours associated to FAP. Since then she has continued research into FAP, as well as sporadic colorectal cancer screening and treatment.