Garbuz, Don

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Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, UBC
Clinical office telephone: 604-875-5767
Clinical office fax: 604-875-4617

Dr. Don Garbuz is Associate Professor and head of the Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology in the Department of Orthopaedics, UBC. He graduated from McGill medical school and completed his residency in orthopaedics at the University of Toronto, followed by a fellowship on reconstructive surgery of the hip and knee. A member of the Hip Society, Dr. Garbuz is renowned for his expertise in problems that arise in the young adult hip and for seeking improved outcomes of joint replacements. His research interests include novel imaging techniques to assess early changes in articular cartilage, which may be indicators for osteoarthritis. Dr. Garbuz recently received the John Charnley award for his research on hip arthroplasty.