Practice Opportunities

Practice Opportunities are published here. We welcome information about any openings that may become available.

LANGLEY, BC: Fraser Health Authority is seeking a part-time community plastic surgeon at 0.5 FTE for Langley Memorial Hospital. The ideal candidate should possess a minimum of one year of post-graduate fellowship training. They should demonstrate a keen interest in various aspects of general community plastic surgery, including trauma, breast, and skin cancer management. This position will complement the existing 1.0 FTE plastic surgeon at Langley Memorial Hospital.  CLICK FOR DETAILS. Please forward letters of interest, a copy of your CV, cover letter and three letters of reference or contact referees’ information to . These must include letters from residency and fellowship program directors. If you have been in practice for at least four years, a letter from your chief of surgery will be accepted in lieu of your program supervisor’s. Please submit all applications no later than June 11, 2024. Anticipated start date is August 1, 2024 or sooner, dependent on availability. (Posted June 3, 2024)

HALIFAX, NS: The Division of Plastic Surgery in the Department of Surgery at Dalhousie University and Nova Scotia Health (NSH) is seeking to hire a full time academic Plastic Surgeon with a major interest in caniofacial surgery.  This position will have its clinical base at the Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centres in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The QEII HSC is the tertiary and quarternary care referral centre for approximately two million people in the Atlantic Provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland. CLICK FOR DETAILS. A letter of application, accompanied by a CV and names of three referees, will be accepted until June 14, 2024 and should be sent to:  Dr. Gail Darling, Head, Department of Surgery, c/o Lesli Smith at , QEII Health Sciences Center, VG Site, 1276 South Park Street, Halifax, NS  B3H 2Y9 (Posted May 27, 2024)

CALGARY, AB: The Department of Surgery, Alberta Health Services–Calgary Zone and the University of Calgary invite applications for the position of Plastic Surgeon at the Rockyview General Hospital (RGH) in Calgary, Alberta.  Qualifications include an MD, certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Plastic Surgery and at least one year of post-residency fellowship training in subspecialty Plastic Surgery. Applicants must be eligible for licensure in the province of Alberta. CLICK FOR DETAILS. Please submit a letter of application, your curriculum vitae and three letters of reference by June 21, 2024 to: Dr. Earl Campbell, Section Chief, Plastic Surgery, c/o Jessica McIntosh, Room 382, 3rd Floor, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403 29 Street, NW, Calgary, AB  T2N 2T9;

ABBOTSFORD, BC: Fraser Health Authority is seeking two general community plastic surgeons. The ideal applicants will have a passion for community plastic surgery and diverse scope, with no fellowship requirement for application. The applicants should have a keen interest in general community Plastic Surgery, encompassing trauma, hands, breast, and skin cancer management. Microsurgery enthusiasts can explore opportunities within our Fraser West group. The successful applicants will play a pivotal role in establishing a plastic surgery presence for Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre (ARHCC). CLICK FOR DETAILS. Interested candidates may submit a letter of interest, CV and three reference letters or contact referee names to by July 25, 2024. If you have questions or interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact Margaret Coplin, Administrative Assistant, at (Posted March 16, 2024)

OAKVILLE, ON: Dr. Julie Khanna and the Institute of Cosmetic and Laser Surgery (ICLS) are excited to announce newly available OR rental space via the launch of Surgical Suites by ICLS. Surgical Suites by ICLS is open to surgeons seeking private cosmetic operating room space in a state-of-the-art facility fully accredited by CPSO and CAAASF. Surgical Suites by ICLS comes equipped with two operating rooms, a three-bay PACU, two overnight suites and an array of cutting-edge technologies available for use (for trained physicians), including Vaser, Renuvion, Microaire and InMode. All nursing staff, anesthesia and reprocessing technicians are scheduled by Surgical Suites by ICLS, taking the logistical stress off the renting surgeon. Pre-op nursing clinic and patient education are also available virtually, upon request. Please reach out to OR Manager Emaleigh at or 905-842-2262 ext. 290 to set-up a tour of the facility. We look forward to welcoming you!  (Posted May 16, 2024)

EDMONTON, AB: The Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services, Edmonton Zone, invites applications for a Burn and Plastic Surgeon with an academic appointment in the Division of Plastic Surgery. The primary site of practice for this position will be at the University of Alberta Hospital and the Firefighters’ Burn Treatment Unit. CLICK FOR DETAILS. Interested candidates are invited to send a letter of interest, a CV and at a minimum three names which can be used as references to Dr. Paul Schembri, Divisional Director and Zone Clinical Section Chief Plastic Surgery. Email: (Posted May 14, 2024)

TORONTO, ON:  The Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is seeking locum coverage for a full-time plastic surgery practice beginning July or August 2024 for a duration of 6-12 months. A later start date may be negotiable. Sunnybrook is an academic centre and the largest trauma centre in Canada, servicing patients throughout Ontario. The locum will cover a busy clinical practice with a focus on hand surgery, trauma reconstruction and general plastic surgery. This opportunity includes a fully staffed office in the plastic surgery division at Sunnybrook with established EMR. Hospital resources include minimum 1 main OR day per week, 2+ clinics per week and minor procedure time. The applicant will be joining a collegial group of 5 plastic surgeons and call coverage is shared equally amongst the group. Certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, as well as licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario is required. If you are interested, please email Dr. Jana Dengler at   (Re-posted May 1, 2024)

MONTRÉAL, QC:  Community Based Practice – The Department of Surgery at the Lakeshore General Hospital is seeking a General Plastic Surgeon for a geographically full-time position in the Division of Plastic Surgery. The candidate will have completed a minimum of one-year Plastic Surgery Fellowship training at the commencement of their appointment. CLICK FOR DETAILS The review of applicants is on-going and will continue until the position is filled. Complete applications are to be directed to: Ronald Zelt, MD, FRCSC, Director of Plastic Surgery, CIUSSS De L’Ouest De L’île De Montréal, 124-100 chemin Rockland, Mont-Royal, Quebec, H3P 2V9. Email: (Posted April 25, 2024)

MONTRÉAL, QC: Hand and Microsurgery Position – The Division of Plastic Surgery at the Lakeshore General Hospital, a McGill University affiliated hospital, is inviting applications for a full-time position to join an active and high-volume hand and community practice. The candidate will have completed a minimum of one-year Plastic Surgery Fellowship training in hand and microsurgery (including wrist surgery) at an accredited fellowship program. Additional fellowship training would be encouraged. CLICK FOR DETAILS The review of applicants is on-going and will continue until the position is filled. Complete applications are to be directed to: Ronald Zelt, MD, FRCSC, Director of Plastic Surgery, CIUSSS De L’Ouest De L’île De Montréal, 124-100 chemin Rockland, Mont-Royal, Quebec, H3P 2V9. Email: (Posted April 25, 2024)

DARTMOUTH, NS: The Division of Plastic Surgery in the Department of Surgery at Dalhousie University and Nova Scotia Health (NSH) is seeking to hire a full time Plastic Surgeon. This position will have its clinical base at the Dartmouth General Hospital (DGH), in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Dartmouth is within the Halifax Regional Municipality and is a short drive or ferry ride from Halifax. While this position is based at the DGH, the successful candidate will be part of the Central Zone Division of Plastic Surgery and will join a call group of 10 plastic surgeons. They will also have an academic role within the Dalhousie University plastic surgery residency training program.  CLICK FOR DETAILS. Anticipated start date is on or after July 1, 2024. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, CV and contact information for three referees by May 13, 2024 to: Dr. Gail Darling, Head, Department of Surgery, c/o Lesli Smith at QEII Health Sciences Center, VG Site, 1276 South Park Street, Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9 (Posted April 23, 2024)

NOVA SCOTIA: Plastic Surgeon locum available beginning immediately (0.75 FTE – 1.0 FTE).  The position comes with a fully staffed private office, main OR and ambulatory care clinic time at Fisherman’s Memorial Hospital (Lunenburg) and South Shore Regional Hospital (Bridgewater) on the beautiful South Shore of Nova Scotia. Practice coverage includes general plastic surgery: reduction mammoplasty, hand and trauma surgery, skin cancer management, and minor burn and wound care. The locum will be fully set up in a collegial environment with excellent staff and electronic medical record (EMR) support. There will be ample access to hand clinics (with hand therapist and nursing support), minor surgery, main OR and private office time. The position is temporary for a duration is for 6-12 months with a possibility for extension. Remuneration is fee-for-service.  Qualifications: Applicants must have a fellowship in Plastic Surgery, FRCS(C), and obtain licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia. Applicants: Please forward your Letter of Interest, CV, and a list of three (3) referees (at least one should be Chief of Surgery or Program Director) to Recruitment Patti Smith at (Posted April 19, 2024)

TORONTO, ON: The Department of Surgery, University of Toronto is conducting a search for the Chair of its Division of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. The successful candidate must have an established record of scholarly achievement and be eligible for appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor at the University of Toronto. This appointment is for a five-year term, with the possibility of renewal for a second five-year term after review. The effective date of this appointment is September 1, 2024, but can be flexible, depending on the candidate’s circumstances.  CLICK FOR DETAILS. Interested candidates should submit their CV, contact information of three referees and a letter of intent by May 22, 2024 to Dr. Carol Swallow, R S McLaughlin Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto at The letter of intent should provide a synopsis of scholarly and leadership activities as well as a statement regarding their approach to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion initiatives. (Posted April 19, 2024)

QUÉBEC, QC : Un cabinet établi de chirurgie esthétique et plastique est à la recherche d’un(e) associé(e) pour un poste à temps plein/à temps partiel. Installation chirurgicale de niveau 3 avec certification de mention d’honneur par Agrément Canada. Licence complète d’établissement de santé indépendant (CMS) couvrant toutes les procédures de chirurgie plastique. Nous sommes disposés à présenter et procéder au transfert de la vaste clientèle vers le nouveau chirurgien ou la nouvelle chirurgienne. CLIQUER POUR PLUS DE DÉTAILS. Cette offre est effective à partir du printemps-été 2025. Pour plus d’informations, veuillez contacter Annie Rochette, 425, Grande Allée Est, Québec, Québec G1R 2J5, Tél :418-682-0182 (Affichée le 18 avril 2024)

ST. JOHN’S, NL: The Surgical Services Program of NL Health Services (Urban Zone) invites expressions of interest for a short-term locum position as a Plastic Surgeon at the Health Science Centre in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. All interested applicants are encouraged to apply. The candidate will join a team of 4 plastic surgeons providing comprehensive care to Newfoundland and Labrador. They will be based out of the Health Science Centre, the Janeway Children’s Hospital and St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital, all based in St. John’s, Newfoundland. This would be to cover an established practice with patients already available for minor procedure and main operating room cases. CLICK FOR MORE. Interested applicants should send a letter, CV and two letters of recommendation to: Dr. Joshua Gillis Division Head, Division of Plastic Surgery, Health Sciences Centre, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St. John’s, NL; (Posted April 18, 2024)

HALIFAX, NS: The Landings Surgical Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia is looking to welcome an experienced plastic surgeon into their practice. The clinic is well established, having opened in 2005. The Landings Surgical Centre and is located on the beautiful Halifax waterfront.  Halifax is a vibrant growing city, offering an amazing place to work and raise a family. Halifax is listed as one of the top Canadian cities to live and Conde Naste recently rated Halifax as the number one smaller city in Canada. CLICK FOR MORE..  Co-owner, Dr. Richard Bendor-Samuel (CSAPS Past President), would welcome the opportunity to discuss this exciting opportunity with any interested individual or individuals. He can be reached by email at: (Posted April 10, 2024)

MISSISSAUGA, ON:  Trillium Health Partners (THP) are seeking one (1) Replacement Associate Plastic Surgeon, who will have additional special expertise in craniofacial surgery to be a member of our Surgery Program, within the Division of Plastic Surgery. The successful candidate will care for surgical inpatients and outpatients and participate in the on-call rotation supporting Trillium Health Partners. CLICK FOR DETAILS.. Interested candidates should submit their letters of interest and curriculum vitae, along with the names of three (3) references by April 11, 2024 to: Dr. Tom Short, Program Chief and Medical Director, Surgery Program, C/o Lilyana Nooro:, For detailed information on the hospital, please visit: www.trilliumhealthpartners.ca (Posted March 28, 2024)

TORONTO, ON:  Assistant / Associate or Full Professor – Plastic Surgery Division Head – St. Michael’s Hospital. The Departments of Surgery at St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto invites applications for the position of Division Head, Division of Plastic Surgery. The effective date of this appointment is tentatively June 1st, 2024 and can be flexible. The candidate must be eligible for appointment at the rank of Assistant / Associate or Full Professor at the University of Toronto and for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. CLICK FOR DETAILS..  Qualified applicants are asked to submit applications to: Maricelle Bronilla; Executive Assistant, to Surgeon-in-Chief; St. Michael’s Hospital Applications will be accepted until April 30th, 2024 and should include CV, names of 3 references and a letter of intent. For more information about the Faculty of Medicine/Department of Surgery, please visit our home page at http://surgery.utoronto.ca. (Posted March 26, 2024)

OTTAWA, ON: The Division of Plastic Surgery at the Ottawa Hospital, in affiliation with the University of Ottawa, invites applications for a permanent full-time plastic surgeon with fellowship training in hand surgery and nerve surgery. The ideal applicant must have completed at least a one-year fellowship which focused on hand and nerve surgery. It is hoped that the applicant will join a well-established interdisciplinary program of nerve reconstruction. In addition, the applicant must have a stated research interest and plan for research development. The following attributes are important: 1. An advanced degree in an area relevant to the applicant’s research interest; Fellowship training in hand surgery and nerve reconstruction. CLICK FOR DETAILS.. Please submit a letter of interest, current CV, and names of three references to: Danny Peters MD MBA FRCSC FACS FAAP, Head – Division of Plastic Surgery, c/o Carolyn Montcalm, Manager, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Ottawa and The Ottawa Hospital, Email: ; Phone: 613-798-5555 x13712 (Posted March 25, 2024)

SASKATOON, SK: Saskatchewan Health Authority – Saskatoon and University of Saskatchewan, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery seek Plastic Surgeons with – CLICK FOR DETAILS –  1) General Reconstruction; 2) Breast Reconstruction; 3) Craniofacial fellowship and an interest in clinical and academic service delivery. Responsibilities include the care of inpatients/outpatients and education of undergraduate and postgraduate trainees. The position would include a clinical appointment at the appropriate rank through the College of Medicine in Saskatchewan. The program is in the process of developing an accredited Royal College Training Program.  There is opportunity to practice a full spectrum of plastic and reconstructive surgery. The successful candidates will have appointments in both Saskatchewan Health Authority and the University of Saskatchewan.  Interested candidates, please submit your curriculum vitae in confidence to: Amanda Lee, Specialist, Recruitment and Retention-Saskatoon, Practitioner Staff Affairs – Suite 6740 – Royal University Hospital, 103 Hospital Drive, Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W8, Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin after December 1, 2023.  (Reposted March 5, 2024)

NIAGARA HEALTH, ON: The Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Niagara Health seeks a highly skilled and motivated surgeon with a track record for providing compassionate and efficient care to join the Department. Niagara Health is a regional healthcare provider with multiple sites and a growing network of community-based and virtual services.  CLICK FOR DETAILS..   Closing Date: until Filled  Contact: Medical Affairs, Niagara Health, Email: . On behalf of: Dr. Satish Chawla, Interim Chief of Staff, VP Medical Affairs; Dr. Helen Caetano, Interim Chief of Surgery (Posted March 5, 2024)

LOWER MAINLAND, BC: Full-time Plastic Surgeon Locums are available beginning June/July 2024 – duration is flexible and may be extended. More than one locum position is available. The position comes with staffed offices, as well as main OR, ambulatory care & cast clinic time at Surrey Memorial Hospital, Royal Columbian Hospital, the Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre, Eagle Ridge Hospital and possibly other private facilities as needed. CLICK FOR DETAILS.. Please forward your Letter of Interest, CV, and a list of three (3) referees (at least one should be Chief of Surgery or Program Director) To: Dr. Amera Murabit, Subject heading ‘Locum’, Email: (Posted March 4, 2024)

GATINEAU, QC: The CISSSO (Centre intégré de santé et des services sociaux de l’Outaouais – Gatineau, QC) is currently looking for plastic surgeons interested in covering the period from March 1 to March 11, 2024. Although there is an urgent need for coverage during the aforementioned period, the CISSSO requires both short and long term plastic surgery coverage. As such, we are willing to arrange plastic surgery clinics for pre-operative and post-operative evaluation as well as provide dedicated operating room time for elective cases. In the long term we have 4 open plastic surgery positions that we are looking to fill. CLICK FOR DETAILS For more information, please contact: (Posted February 28, 2024)

BURLINGTON, ON: Established Cosmetic Plastic surgery practice is seeking an associate for full time/part time.  Level 3 surgical facility with established patient base. Full Independent Health Facility (IHF) licence covering all Plastic Surgical procedures.  Large patient base and willing to introduce/mentor/transfer patients to new surgeon/surgeons.  CLICK FOR DETAILS For more information, please contact (Posted February 26, 2024)

TORONTO, ON:  Michael Garron Hospital (MGH), a division of the Toronto East Health Network (TEHN), is a vibrant community teaching hospital, affiliated with the University of Toronto. Qualified candidates must have a Medical Degree and have completers Residency Training in Plastic Surgery and be a candidate for Fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Plastic Surgery.   Candidates must also have or be eligible for a medical license from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.  CLICK FOR DETAILS.  Select applicants will be invited for an interview. The position available is for July 1, 2024 or earlier. Interested applicants should send a letter, curriculum vitae and two letters of recommendation to:  Dr. Rajiv K Singal, Chief of Surgery and Co-Program Medical Director Surgery Program, Michael Garron Hospital, 840 Coxwell Avenue, Suite 218, Toronto, ON  (Posted February 13, 2023)

TORONTO, ON:  The Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in the Sprott Department of Surgery at the University Health Network and the University of Toronto is inviting applications for the position of a full-time Academic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon specializing in oncological reconstructive surgery. The successful candidate will join a team of plastic and reconstructive surgeons with a major focus on oncological reconstructive surgery.  The effective date of this appointment is July 1, 2024, but can be flexible depending on the candidate.  CLICK FOR DETAILS. Please submit a letter of interest along with the names of three referees, and curriculum vitae by March 29th, 2024 to:  Dr. Heather Baltzer, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst Street, 2 East Wing, Room 425, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8; Email: (Posted February 7, 2024)

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON:  We are seeking Plastic Surgeons.  Join our thriving community as a full-time Plastic Surgeon. Candidates will have access to state-of-the-art facilities, including the operating rooms and Ambulatory Care Clinic at Sault Area Hospital, with shared call coverage that will adapt as our team grows.  CLICK FOR DETAILS.  Sault Area Hospital also urgently requires locum support for on call, elective surgeries, and clinical coverage.  Enjoy attractive compensation via the Ontario Health Northern Specialist Locum Program.  To learn more, connect with: Carrie Stewart, Manager, Physician Recruitment & Retention, Email:   (Posted January 23, 2024)

KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON: Grand River Hospital and St. Mary’s General Hospital are jointly recruiting for full time Plastic Surgeons to fill a vacancy in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. The candidate must be eligible for independent practice licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, and hold certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Plastic Surgery. The hospitals are seeking candidates with fellowship in hand surgery. Proficiency in craniofacial surgery would be an asset.  CLICK FOR DETAILS.. Interested candidates are invited to inquire about this opportunity by sending their curriculum vitae by email to the attention of Lindsay Caroppo, Medical Affairs Coordinator,   (Posted January 15, 2024)

WEST OTTAWA, ON: Queensway Carleton Hospital (QCH) is seeking to hire a full-time Plastic Surgeon to join our hospital. The position includes access to hospital based ambulatory care clinic and dedicated main operating room time. Call is 1 in 5. The successful candidate will be committed to providing comprehensive care to our diverse community.  Interest in all ranges of community plastic surgery is an asset. Remuneration includes fee-for-service billing and an on-call stipend. The position start date is July 2024, but is negotiable.  CLICK FOR DETAILS.. Interested candidates are encouraged to send a CV and contact information  for three references to: Dr. Simon Chan, Division Head, Plastic Surgery, Deadline: February 29, 2024  (Posted January 11, 2024)

LONDON, ON: The Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London, is seeking one (1) Adult Plastic Surgeon. This position is for a 12‐month Locum Tenens position with potential for it to become a limited‐term, clinical academic position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The candidate will be primarily responsible for breast reconstruction. The incumbent may also have the opportunity to apply for a Clinical Adjunct appointment in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University.  CLICK FOR DETAILS..  Interested candidates are to provide their applications electronically to: E-mail   (Posted January 9, 2024)

TORONTO, ON: The Forest Hill Institute of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery is looking for an associate plastic surgeon to join our busy practice. Our facility is located midtown Toronto (Allen Road and Eglinton Ave W) and has 2 fully accredited operating rooms as well as a 6 consultation/treatment room.  The ideal candidate should hold Royal College certification in plastic surgery or should be a CPSO recognized specialist in plastic surgery, should be in good standing with the CPSO and hold an independent license to practice medicine in Ontario. The ideal candidate should have a special interest in facial cosmetic surgery but would be able to practice every aspect of cosmetic surgery and aesthetic medicine.  New grads are welcome; mentorship opportunity available with our medical director. Please send a cover letter and resume to our medical director:   (Posted January 8, 2024)

TORONTO, ON:  The Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery at Women’s College Hospital is inviting applications for the position of an Academic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon specialization in post mastectomy breast reconstruction.  The effective date of this appointment is Fall, 2024.  CLICK FOR DETAILS.  Interested applicants should submit applications, including a Curriculum Vitae and the names of three referees by March 31, 2024 to: Dr. John Semple, Head, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery c/o Christal Malcolm, Women’s College Hospital, 76 Grenville St, Room 8333, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 1B2, Phone: 416-323-7712, Fax: 416-323-6173, Email:   (Posted January 5, 2024)

LAKERIDGE HEALTH, ON: Lakeridge Health is currently inviting applications for a Full Time plastic surgeon to join a congenial team of 7 other plastic surgeons providing comprehensive care in the Durham Region with hospital privileges at all Lakeridge sites. There is also the potential for main OR blocks at the new Jerry Coughlan Health and Wellness Centre, an outpatient surgical centre currently being completed this year in Pickering. CLICK FOR DETAILS.  Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to send a CV and contact information for three referees to: Dr. Allan Eckhaus, Division Head, Plastic Surgery Email: Tel: 905-576-8711 x 13202.  Application closing date: January 31, 2024.  (Posted January 4, 2024)