Orthopedic Surgeons

Dr. David Reid

Do you hold any positions outside the clinic?

Professor Emeritus University of Alberta and consultant sports medicine, University of Alberta teams.

What is your clinical speciality?

• Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Surgery
• Named one of the 100 physicians of the Century by the Government of Alberta
• Has received Special Recognition awards for contributions to the Horse Industry, Government of Alberta, The Silver Jubilee and Centennial Medals

What did you study and where?

• Physiotherapy qualifications from the Prince of Wales Hospital (London, England), the University of Toronto, and the University of Alberta
• M.D. with Distinction, University of Alberta
• Fellowship and Specialist Certificate , College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
• North American Travelling Fellow, American Orthopaedic Association
• Lord Nuffield Scholarship in Orthopaedic Surgery, Oxford University
• Master of Surgery Degree, University of Liverpool

Do you have any specific research interests & publications?

Current Research
• Long Term Outcomes and Complications of Ligament Reconstruction
• Complications of Allograft and Synthetic Ligament Reconstruction

• Functional Outcomes and Complications of percutaneous Fasciotomies

Author of numerous scholarly texts and book chapters as well as over 100 published papers covering a diverse array of scientific areas.

Do you work specific days/hours?


Are you affiliated with any teams?

• University of Alberta Intervarsity Teams
• Edmonton Eskimos Football Team
• Edmonton Oilers Hockey Team

What is your favorite way to stay active?

Working hard on the farm.