UTOSM Authors Win Two 2020 Arthroscopy Journal Awards!!

Congratulations to Dr. James Higgins and co-authors who won the 2020 Arthroscopy Best Resident/Fellow Article Award for their article “Conventional Follow-up Versus Mobile Application Home Monitoring for Postoperative Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial.”

An additional congratulations to Dr. Tim Dwyer and co-authors who won the 2020 Arthroscopy Journal Award for Systematic Review/Meta-analysis Research Excellence for their article “Operative Versus Nonoperative Treatment of Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome: A Meta-analysis of Short-term Outcomes.”

Dr. Dwyer demonstrates surgical techniques for “Arthroscopic Shoulder Anterior Capsular Plication”

Click here to view on vumedi : Arthroscopic Shoulder Anterior Capsular Plication

The 2020 University of Toronto, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery Resident Research Day was a virtual hit!

“Please join us in congratulating our award recipients this year.  Dr. Amit Anand (supervised by Dr. Jihad Abouali) won the T. R. Sullivan Award for Best Overall Research Paper presentation for his work on ‘Perceptions and Attitudes towards post-operative pain and analgesia in Orthopaedics: Implications for the Development of a Patient-Centred Approach to post-operative Pain and Opiod Prescribing’.  Dr. Matthew Florczynski (supervised by Dr. Heather Baltzer) was the recipient of the Dr. Robin Richards Upper Extremity Research award for his work on ‘Factors associated with early and late digital revascularization and replantation failure’.  Drs. Aouod Agenor and Jason Lam also received honorable mention for their work on ‘Gut Microbiome Modulation and Fracture Healing’ and ‘The Achilles study on developing a novel measurement of ruptured tendoachilles as related to function’, respectively.”

The 2021 US News And World Report has ranked the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto as 4th in the world!

The University of Toronto Department of Surgery ranks in the top 5 two years in a row!

Why attend the University of Toronto for your orthopaedic residency or fellowship? Check out the following video from the University of Toronto Department of Surgery to find out

Dr. Tim Dwyer demonstrates a surgical technique for reconstruction of chronic patella tendon tears with tibialis posterior allograft

View the “Patella Tendon Reconstruction with Allograft” tutorial on VuMedi https://www.vumedi.com/

Check out UTOSM Staff Dr. Danny Whelan’s podcast discussing “RCTs in Orthopaedics: Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We Need To Go”

OE CONNECTS: Improvement in RCT Quality from 2001 to 2013 in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery

Dr. Jim Niu and Dr. Alessandro Francella discuss ‘Sideline Emergencies’ at our fellows Team Physician rounds

A huge thank you to Dr. Niu and Dr. Francella for attending our monthly fellows rounds to discuss ‘Sideline Emergencies’ relating to team sports coverage.  These educational rounds are an integral component of our fellowship program!