Kristen Davidge

Kristen Davidge


Research Director
Assistant Professor, University of Toronto


Dr. Davidge graduated from the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine in 2005, and subsequently completed her residency training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Toronto in 2012. During her residency, she completed a 2-year Master’s degree in Clinical Epidemiology that was supported through local and national funding agencies. Dr. Davidge then pursued fellowship training in hand, peripheral nerve, and microsurgery at the Washington University of St. Louis, under the direction of Dr. Susan Mackinnon. She also completed a second fellowship in Pediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Hospital for Sick Children. Dr. Davidge joined the Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto in 2015, where her clinical focus is in pediatric hand, peripheral nerve, and microsurgery. Her research program currently focuses on patient-reported outcomes and knowledge translation in congenital hand surgery, as well as improving understanding of pain in obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. Dr. Davidge has been the recipient of numerous awards for her clinical, academic, and research work, and is the author of several peer-reviewed publications.

Areas of Specialty

Pediatric Hand, Nerve, and Microsurgery

Practice Hospital

Hospital for Sick Children




Katrina Paulino

Practice Location

Hospital for Sick Children
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
555 University Avenue Rm: 5420
Toronto, ON
M5G 1X8





Referral Instructions
Research Interests

Patient Reported Outcomes
Knowledge Translation