Andrea Chan

Andrea Chan

MD, MA, FRCS(C)


Assistant Professor


Biography

Dr. Chan graduated from the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine in 2012. Prior to her medical school training, she completed her Masters of Arts in 2008 at McMaster University in the field of forensic anthropology. Following medical school, she completed her residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Toronto in 2017. Dr. Chan then completed a 1-year fellowship in adult hand and upper extremity in London Ontario at the Roth|McFarlane Hand and Upper Limb Centre (HULC) where her clinical work focused on shoulder, elbow, wrist & hand trauma, arthroplasty, arthroscopy as well as peripheral nerve injury. Her research in London focused on the biomechanical analysis of wrist reconstruction techniques for carpal instability. She then pursued a second 6-month fellowship in pediatric hand and upper extremity at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. Dr. Chan joined the Hand Program at Toronto Western Hospital (University Health Network) in 2019.

Areas of Specialty

Adult and adolescent hand and wrist trauma and reconstructive surgery

Practice Hospital

Toronto Western Hospital (UHN)

Clinic

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Assistant

Maria Rosales

Practice Location

Toronto Western Hospital
399 Bathurst Street
2nd Floor
EW Room 421

Phone

(416) 603-5641

Fax

(416) 603-5813

Referral Instructions
Research Interests

- Patient-reported outcomes following surgical wrist interventions
- The use of advanced imaging techniques for early detection of wrist cartilage morphological changes post-trauma and surgical intervention