The National Center for Spinal Disorders, an affiliate of the Buda Health Center, is the only hospital in Hungary covering virtually the entire diagnostic and treatment spectrum of all disorders of the spine.


Peter Endre Eltes, MD

Personal data

Surname: Éltes
First name: Peter Endre
Date of birth: 16 May 1987
Office mailing address: National Center for Spinal Disorders, Királyhágó street 1-3,
1126 Budapest, Hungary
Telephone number: (+36) 1 88-77-900

Personal Interest

spine surgery, musculoskeletal modeling and simulation, patient specific implant design


2013-: Semmelweis University, Doctoral School, PhD fellow
2006-2012: University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Targu Mures, Faculty of General Medicine, MD
2002-2006: Székely Mikó Kollégium high school, Sfantu Gheorghe

Employment and Position

2012-: National Center for Spinal Disorders, Budapest - MD
2012-: National Center for Spinal Disorders, Budapest - medical researcher

Research Projects

2012-2014: MySpine, FP7 HEALTH-F2-2008-269909 ( - coinvestigator

Special Training

• Advanced Cours, Bone Cell and Tissue Mechanics, (CISM-International Centre for Mechanical Sciences, Coordinated by Bert van Rietbergen, Udine, Italy), 2015.06.22.-26.
• AOSpine Masters Symposium, Surgical Treatment of Spine Tumors, Budapest, 2014.11.27.-28.
• Musculoskeletal Modeling and Simulation, Hands-On with the AnyBody Modeling System, Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg, 2014.09.23.-25.
• Summer University, Today’s Realities in Spine Surgery, Athens, Greece, 2014.07.02.-04.
• FEA Course: Introduction to Biomechanical Computer Simulation, Digital Modelling and Finite Element Analysis Applied to Biosciences, Barcelona, 2014.01.16.-24.
• AOSpine Advanced Symposium, Spine Surgery in Elderly, Budapest, 2013.11.28.-29.
• Autodesk Inventor 2014 Basic Course, Budapest, 2013.11.25.-29.
• Biomechanics Summer Course 2013, Institute of Orthopaedic Research and Biomechanics University of Ulm, 2013.07.23.- 26.

Professional Affiliations and Memberships

• Hungarian Spine Society
• Hungarian Orthopedic Association
• AOSpine


• Klemencsics I, Lazary A, Valasek T, Szoverfi Z, Bozsodi A, Eltes P, Fekete TF, Varga PP. Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Hungarian version of the Core Outcome Measures Index for the back (COMI Back). Eur Spine J. 2015 Jan 9.
• Castro-Mateos I, Del Rio L, Pozo JM, Lazary A, Eltes PE, Frangi AF. (2014) 3D segmentation of annulus fibrosus and nucleus pulposus from T2- weighted Magnetic Resonance images. Phys Med Biol. 2014 Nov 24
• Szövérfi Z, Lazary A, Bozsódi A, Klemencsics I, Eltes PE, Varga PP, Primary Spinal Tumor Mortality Score (PSTMS): a novel scoring system for predicting poor survival. Spine J. 2014 Nov 1
• Dao TT, Pouletaut P, Charleux F, Lazáry Á, Eltes P, Varga PP, Ho Ba Tho MC (2014) Estimation of Patient Specific Lumbar Spine Muscle Forces using Multi-Physical Musculoskeletal Model and Dynamic MRI In: V.-N. Huynh et al. (eds.), Knowledge and Systems Engineering, Volume 2, Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing, Volume 245, 2014, pp 411-422.

Language Skills

• Hungarian, native language
• English, fluent
• German, fluent (Geothe B2 Zertificate)
• Romanian, fluent