Division in the Media

Drs. Greg Borschel and Ron Zuker: New Technique for Corneal Re-Innervation

Check out our own Drs. Greg Borschel and Ron Zuker with news features on the new technique for corneal re-innervation. This is a world first and an example of the collaborative and innovative opportunities that are a big part of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Congratulations to them both and to Dr. Asim Ali (Ophthalmology, The Hospital for Sick Children) for their cool work!

Canadian Press (which is being picked up across the country online and on the radio):

CTV News, Canada AM


CBC News


Best wishes,


Christopher R. Forrest, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS
Chief, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children
Medical Director, HSC Centre for Craniofacial Care and Research
Chair and Professor, Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine
University of Toronto

Herbie Fund 2014: Part 4 (Life After Surgery for Filipino Twins)

Twin boys Aaron and Adrian from the Philippines check in at SickKids Hospital two months after surgery to correct their facial deformities.

This video is part of CityNews.ca’s coverage of the Herbie Fund series, documenting the fund’s mission of bringing children from around the world to Toronto’s The Hospital for Sick Children for life-saving or life-altering surgeries. The series is hosted by Citytv anchor Gord Martineau, who has been involved with the organization since 2006. If you’d like to make a donation, go to HerbieFund.com.