Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

2075 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, Ontario
M4N 3M5 Canada
416.480.6100
www.sunnybrook.ca

Chief/Director of Orthopaedic Department
Hans Kreder, M.D.

CEO/President
Dr. Barry McLellen


Hospital’s
Mission

We care for our patients and their families when it matters most.
In partnership with the University of Toronto, Sunnybrook leads by discovery,
innovation
teaching and learning.

Year Founded
1948

Hospital Type
Public

University Affiliations
University of Toronto

Accreditations
Accreditation Canada

Hospital Awards/Recognitions
Canada’s Top 100 Employers 2011
Canada’s Top Family-Friendly Employers 2011
Greater Toronto’s Top Employers 2011
Canada’s Greenest Employers 2010

Leadership Appointments
Not Available

Number of Orthopaedic Residents
39

Length of Residency
5 years

Number of Orthopaedic Fellows
21

Length of fellowship
One to three years

Fellowship categories
Arthroplasty & Lower Extremity Reconstruction, Sport Medicine & Arthroscopy,
Foot & Ankle, Hand & Upper Extremity, Lower Extremity/Trauma, Musculoskeletal
Oncology, Shoulder & Elbow, Spine, Upper Extremity/Trauma and General.

Is CME required in your country?
Yes

Does your hospital/center conduct CME programs?
Average of 5 per month.

Average number of peer reviewed articles published annually
Not Available

Number of beds
1,200

Total number of active medical staff (MDs)
Orthopaedic Surgeons – 18
Rheumatologists – 16
Physiatrists – N/A
Rehabilitation – 11

Number of scientists
400

Type of research
Scientists at Sunnybrook Research Institute (SRI) are grouped into five disciplines, which are
areas of common scientific expertise organized around similar methods:
Clinical Epidemiology, Clinical Integrative Biology, Combined Health Services Sciences, Imaging and Molecular and Cellular Biology.

Amount of grant funding received annually
$100 Million

Number of full time employees
10,000

Number of operating rooms
24

Number of orthopaedic surgeries
Ambulatory – 621
Inpatient – 2,452

Number of outpatient visits to orthopaedists, rheumatologists, and other medical services
38,875