The Joint Department of Medical Imaging's Musculoskeletal Division consists of faculty from
Mount Sinai Hospital, the University Health Network (comprising Princess Margaret Cancer Centre,
Toronto General Hospital,
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and
Toronto Western Hospital) and
Women's College Hospital.
The musculoskeletal imaging division covers the full spectrum of musculoskeletal disease processes. These include sports medicine, trauma, oncology, pediatric, arthritic and specialist orthopedic and rheumatologic referrals. A wide range of CT, fluoroscopic and ultrasound guided interventional techniques are performed, including biopsies, aspirations, discograms, arthrograms, facet joint and nerve root injections.
Our Princess Margaret and Mount Sinai hospitals are the principle musculoskeletal oncology referral centres in Canada. Meanwhile, Toronto Western Hospital has a special interest in hand, foot and ankle surgery.
Division Head: Dr. Robert BleakneyDivision Manager: Lilace Hudson
As an affiliate with the
University of Toronto, the musculoskeletal division has excellent clinical and research programs in orthopedic surgery, rheumatology and oncology, with active participation by the members of the division of MSK imaging.