Program Medical Director, Altum Health, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto
Since its inception in 2009, Dr. Gandhi has provided leadership as the medical lead to Altum Health’s Outcomes Measurement and Research (OMR) Department. As an accomplished orthopaedic surgeon with extensive hip and knee specialty experience, Dr. Gandhi also serves as a medical lead to the WSIB Hip and Knee Specialty Clinic and WSIB Surgical Program.
Dr. Gandhi obtained his MD degree from McMaster University in 2001. He then completed his residency training in orthopedic surgery at McMaster University and Arthroplasty fellowship training at the University of Toronto. Dr. Gandhi next completed his Masters of Science degree in Clinical Epidemiology at the prestigious Harvard School of Public Health.
Dr. Gandhi’s clinical practice focuses on joint replacement surgery and also on the treatment of hip diseases in the young adult.
Dr. Gandhi has also published research in many leading orthopedic journals and presented papers on an international forum. He is working as part of a team that has established a recognized Osteoarthritis tissue Biobank to explore the genomics, proteomics and to develop novel therapeutics in the treatment of Osteoarthritis. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and also the Canadian Orthopedic Association.