Dr. Jihad Abouali is a fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy. He earned his Doctor of Medicine and completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at McMaster University. He completed his Fellowship in Sports Medicine at the University of Toronto.
Dr. Abouali is a member of the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Michael Garron Hospital. He also holds memberships with The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, The Canadian Orthopaedic Association, and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He has been invited to present his sports medicine research at numerous national and international conferences. As a Lecturer at the University of Toronto, he trains resident physicians and orthopedic surgeons of the future.
At the Toronto 2015 PanAm Games he was appointed the role of Lead Medical Physician. He has acted as the team Orthopaedic Surgeon for the Toronto Argonauts and Toronto FC, and consulted with several other organizations including Canada Basketball senior men’s national team.
His practice involves treating recreational, amateur and professional athletes with upper and lower extremity injuries, with a special interest in arthroscopic knee, hip and shoulder surgery as well as regenerative medicine..