Dr. Bhandari connected with Lakeridge Orthopaedic Surgeons to discuss the need for partnerships and community level engagement in both research and education. Dr. Osama Gharsaa, McMaster Alumnus, and colleagues enjoyed a spirited discussion of the opportunities and challenges associated with building a research program focusing on common problems faced by surgeons in the community setting. Great optimism was shared for real action towards a MacOrtho and Lakeridge partnership in the months ahead.
Dr. Gharsaa states this meeting is “the beginning of a strong partnership between Lakeridge Health and McMaster Division of Orthopaedic Surgery.”
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Dr. Esmat Dessouki , Dr Omar Dessouki Jr , Dr Bhandari, Dr. Osama Gharsaa, Dr. Samir Chhabra , Dr. Ken Fern , Dr. Abdulmajid Ibrahim)