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).

Undergraduate Program

Members of the department of surgery participate extensively in the teaching of undergraduate medical students throughout the academic year. Teaching is conducted through a hospital based seminar program, skills teaching in the Surgical Skills Centre as well as core lectures at the Medical Sciences Building. Students are active members of the surgical teams at each of the affiliated hospitals under the supervision of surgical faculty.

For more information on clerkship electives contact the appropriate administrator for the desired hospital.