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.

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.

  • Member of the AAOS (American Academy of Orthopedic surgeons)
  • Member of the AANA (Arthroscopy Association of North America).

EXPERIENCE

1985 Research grant, Merck-Frost, (Montreal, Quebec)

1988-89 Chief resident, Édouard-Samson orthopaedics program

(University of Montréal, Quebec)

1988 – 89  Research committee, orthopaedics program

1992 – 97 Head of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

St-Eustache Hospital (St-Eustache, Quebec)

1994 – 2005 Head of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Cité-de-la-Santé Hospital (Laval, Quebec)

1994 – 2005 Editorial board, sports medicine (l’Actualité médicale) (Montreal, Quebec)

2000 – 2006 Member of the Board of the AQMS

(Quebec association for doctors specialising in sports medicine)

2001 – 2005 President of the AQMS

2004 – 2006 Head of the Department of Surgery, Cité-de-la-Santé Hospital
(Laval, Quebec)

2004-2006  President, regional round table of the specialized medicine departments heads, Laval region (ministerial appointment)

2008 to the present     Examiner for the Medical Council of Canada (MCC)

 

RESEARCH AND SCHOLARSHIP

1987 Cours Apley sur l’examen physique

(University of Toronto)

1987 Sainte-Justine pediatric review course

(Université de Montréal)

1987 Walking ability Analysis

(Sainte-Justine Hospital, Montreal)

1988 AO course

(University of Toronto)

1988 McGiIl review course

(McGill University, Montreal)

1988 Ste-Justine pediatric review course

(Université de Montréal, Montreal)

1988 Course on amputations

(McGill University, Montreal)

1989 Sainte-Justine pediatric review course

(University of Montreal, Montreal)

1990  Basic orthopaedic sciences

(Ottawa, Ontario)

1990 AAOS session

(New Orleans, Louisiana)

1991 Shoulder surgery conference

(Vail, Colorado)

1992 Knee conference

(Maui, Hawaii)

1993 Hip replacement conference

(Toronto, Ontario)

1995 AAOS session

(Orlando, Florida)

1995 Training on arthroscopy of the shoulder (AAOS)

(Chicago, Illinois)

1999 AAOS conference

(Orlando, Florida)

1999 General practice conference

(Deerfield beach, Florida)

2000 General practice conference

(Deerfield beach, Florida)

2001 General practice conference

(Deerfield beach, Florida)

2002 General practice conference

(Deerfield beach, Florida)

2004 Training, AAOS hip surgery

(Montreal, Quebec)

2004  Ontario Orthopaedic Association Conference

(Montebello, Quebec)

2011 AANA Master course in shoulder arthroscopy,
(Chicago, Illinois)

 

PRESENTATIONS, RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS

1988 Treatment of ankle sprains

Prospective randomised study

1990 Ankle sprain AAOS

(New Orleans, Louisiana)

1991 Bankart surgery outcomes

Orthopaedic and Arthritic Hospital

(Toronto, Ontario)

1991 Rotator cuff repair

Orthopaedic and Arthritic Hospital

(Toronto, Ontario)

1995 Shoulder impingement syndrome

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

1995 Treatment of recurrent dislocation of the shoulder

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

1995 Frequent dislocations of the upper member

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

1999 Infiltration in the shoulder

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

1999 Physical examination of the shoulder

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

1999 Viscosupplement Infiltration

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

1999 Workshop on shoulder and knee examinations

General Practice Conference

(Deerfield beach, Florida)

1999 Presentation on acromioplasty

Association des thérapeutes

(Valleyfield, Quebec)

2000 Knee examinations

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

2000 Knee orthosis

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

2000 Shoulder impingement syndrome

Le spécialiste

(Montreal, Quebec)

2001 Plantar fasciitis infiltration technique

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

2002 Presentation on shoulder impingement syndrome

Annual conference of the AQMS

2002 Editorial on physical activity

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

2002 In-line skating injury and accident prevention

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

2004 Surgical treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

L’Actualité médicale journal

(Montreal, Quebec)

2004 Presentation on pain management

Orthopaedic Association of Ontario Conference

(Montebello, Quebec)

2005 Presentation on recurrent shoulder dislocation

Annual conference of the AQMS

(Montagne Coupée, Quebec)

2006 Presentation on shoulder dislocation

Kinatex Annual Conference

(Eastern Townships, Quebec)

2007 Hallux valgus

Med actuel journal

2008

Expert questions on rotator cuff tears

Med actuel journal

2009 Painful shoulder

Med actuel journal