Orthopedic Surgeons

Dr. Aleem Lalani

What is your role at the GSSMC?

I am one of the consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Do you hold any positions outside the clinic?

I am the Director for Undergraduate Medical Education in the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Alberta.

What is your clinical specialty?

Upper extremity surgery.

What did you study and where?

1988-91:  Faculty of Science, U of A

1991-5:  Faculty of Medicine, U of C

1995-2000:  Orthopedic Surgery Residency, U of A

2000-2001:  Hand and Upper Limb Fellowship, UWO

Do you have any specific research interests & publications?

I am a participant in SURGE.

Do you work specific days/hours?

I generally work at the GSSMC on 1-2 Fridays per month.

Are you affiliated with any teams?

I have seen players from the Edmonton Oilers and Edmonton Eskimos for consultations, but I don't have an official affiliation.

What is your favourite way to stay active?

I enjoy playing soccer, ball hockey and working out.