Welcome to the
Division of Orthopaedics

Orthopaedics at the U of T has a long tradition of developing innovative treatment approaches, performing research of the highest quality, developing new education programs, and providing clinical care of the highest quality possible. We are leaders in the field, and our faculty members play leadership roles nationally, and internationally. Read more »

Division Chairs for Orthopaedics - University of Toronto Orthopaedic Chairs 1976 - Today.
From left to right - Ben Alman (2006-Today), James Waddell (1996-2006), Robert Salter (1976-1986), Allan Gross (1986-1996).


The mission of Division of Orthopaedics at the University of Toronto is to provide the highest quality level of care possible; undertake the highest quality research, that can ultimately be translated into improved patient care; develop the best possible clinical and academic training programs and use these to train the best possible orthopaedists; and to provide international leadership to drive the future of orthopaedics and musculoskeletal medicine.