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Educating the next generation of leaders in musculoskeletal health

Orthopaedics is one of the most exciting and dynamic specialties in medicine. The Department of Orthopaedics at UBC provides advanced training, excellent clinical exposure, and supervised experience in all aspects of orthopaedics. Under the direction of our world-class faculty, trainees develop the skills and obtain the professional connections that equip them for success. The Department offers training in the UBC MD Undergraduate Program, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons accredited Residency Program, a number of sub-specialty Clinical Fellowships, as well as Continuing Professional Development opportunities.

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MD Undergraduate Education >

The Undergraduate Orthopaedics program at UBC organizes teaching for UBC Medical students in all four years of their MD training.

Fellowship Opportunities >

Our sub-specialty fellowship programs provide opportunities for trainees to expand their knowledge through teaching, research, and clinical experience.

Residency Program >

The Orthopaedic Residency Program at the University of British Columbia is one of the leading orthopaedic training programs in Canada.

Continuing Professional Development >

Our Department serves a professional need for continuing medical education in orthopaedics across the province.

The UBC Department of Orthopaedics is proud to share support of Pride Ortho. Our Program has been listed as one of Pride Ortho’s “LGTBQ+ Friendly Residencies/Fellowships”

About Pride Ortho: Pride Ortho is a community of proactive lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ+) individuals and their allies with a mission to provide mentorship, networking, and a sense of belonging for members of our orthopaedic community.

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Learn from our internationally renowned faculty, and join a community of orthopaedic scholars at one of the world’s top-ranked universities.


Learn more about UBC Orthopaedics’ current residents and fellows!


Our alumni have established themselves as successful clinicians, educators, leaders, and innovators.