Dr. Cherif TadrosDr Chérif Tadros graduated from the Université de Montréal Faculty of Medicine with a specialty in orthopaedic surgery. He went on to complete a sports medecine fellowship at the Toronto Orthopaedic and Arthritic Hospital, where he deepened his focus on shoulder and knee surgery.
Dr. Tadros began his career at the Cité-de-la-Santé Hospital in Laval and at the St-Eustache Hospital in 1992, after returning to Quebec. Two years later, he became Head of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Cité-de-la-Santé Hospital in Laval, and in 2004, he was named Head of the Department of Surgery. In 1993, he was appointed Chief Medical Officer for the Rogers Cup International Tennis tournament, a position he held until 2007.

Dr. Tadros is the author of numerous articles published in journals such as l’Actualité médicale. He has participated in over 20 conferences on sports medicine and orthopaedic surgery, and has presented his findings on shoulder and knee pathology to many audiences.

He has served on several committees, such as the Board of Directors of the Association québécoise des médecins du sport (Quebec association for sports medicine physicians), for which he also served as President, and the sports medicine editorial board for l’Actualité médicale. He held the title of President of the Laval regional round table for specialised medicine (ministerial appointment) from 2004 to 2006.

Dr. Tadros specialises in shoulder and knee surgery, has extensive experience with prostheses, and also performs foot surgery.

He is licensed to practice in Quebec, Ontario, and Alberta.

Dr. Cherif TadrosProfessional Experience, Achievements and Reach

Dr. Chérif Tadros is recognised for his dedication to patients and to solving their medical conditions through a combination of advanced surgical skills and experience acquired over more than two decades of surgical practice.

His passion and desire to share his approach and findings on orthopaedic surgical challenges with the medical community have led to recognition and awards, as well as published articles and numerous requests for presentations.

Despite a very busy schedule, he continues to give back to the community by serving on a number of boards and professional and community organisations.

L’épaule douloureuse
Une des pathologies les plus fréquemment
observées en orthopédie est l’épaule
douloureuse. Le diagnostic différentiel de
l’épaule douloureuse est vaste et inclut
des pathologies telles la bursite/tendinite,
la déchirure de la coiffe des rotateurs,
la capsulite de l’épaule (frozen shoulder),
les problèmes acromioclaviculaires et
les douleurs associées à l’instabilité.
Il faut aussi penser à d’autres pathologies qui
peuvent causer des douleurs référées
à l’épaule (origine cervicale). (lire l’article au complet)

lien avec le MedActuel 9-23 18 nov 09

Opinion de l’expert — La déchirure complète de la coiffe

Des études sur des cadavres ont
montré la présence de déchirure de
la coiffe chez 50 % de la population.
Évidemment, l’incidence augmente
avec l’âge. De récentes études par
résonance magnétique ont montré la
présence de déchirures de la coiffe
asymptomatiques chez 24 % des
patients issus d’un échantillon (38 %
chez les personnes âgées de plus de
70 ans).

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lien avec le MedActuel 8-32 19 déc 08

Docteur, j’ai mal au pied !

Mme Le Pied, 48 ans, se présente à votre bureau avec une douleur au gros orteil gauche qui s’est accentuée par de longues périodes de marche lors de son récent voyage en Europe. Elle a même dû cesser ses visites à la fin du voyage, car la douleur était trop forte. Elle dit avoir noté une déformation progressive de ses deux gros orteils depuis quelques années, mais seul le gauche la dérange. Elle avait de bons souliers de marche.

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lien avec le MedActuel 7-9 14 mar 07

Dr. Cherif Tadros - Experience

Discipline, perseverance and accuracy are essential traits when pursuing a profession as complex as that of an orthopaedic surgeon, which not only requires decades of training, but also a desire for continuous improvement and learning. From the start, Dr. Tadros’ education involved a kind of discipline from a young age that Jesuit colleges are known for.
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Dr. Cherif Tadros - Experience

Professional Experience, Achievements and Reach

Dr. Chérif Tadros is recognised for his dedication to patients and to solving their medical conditions through a combination of advanced surgical skills and experience acquired over more than two decades of surgical practice.
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Dr. Cherif Tadros - TrustMs. …, patient, September 2010,

arthroscopy on both knees

“I felt completely taken care of and very confident. Here is a doctor with integrity and honesty that looks you in the eyes, takes the time to explain things and doesn’t make unnecessary promises. I wish all doctors could take the time as Dr Tadros did, to treat their patients as human beings and not as another problem to solve.”
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