McMaster University

McMaster University

Fellow Spotlight: Dr. Al Asiri

Published: January 10, 2014
Dr. Al. Asiri

Dr. Al Asiri graduated from King Faisal University with a MBBS and then worked as an orthopedic assistant for three years. He started his residency on 2008 and finished his orthopedic surgery training from McMaster University on 2013 with FRCSC. He currently has two published articles: a case report titled “Arthroscopic Bullet Removal from the Acetabulum” in the Journal of Surgical Technique and Case Report written in collaboration with Dr. Wong as well as a systematic review publication with Dr. Ayeni in FAI publications trend published in KSSTA entitled, “Sources and quality of literature addressing femoroacetabular impingement.

Dr. Al Asiri started his fellowship earlier this year under the guidance of Dr. Petrisor in Foot & Ankle focusing in hind foot pathologies. His research interest lies in pelvic/acetabulum trauma & lower extremity reconstruction.

He has a passion for teaching as he takes great pleasure in educating medical students and  junior residents. Outside work, Dr. Al Asiri enjoys spending time with his family at the Martial art dojo centre or playing soccer with friends.


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