Dr. Brad Petrisor

Dr. Petrisor is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in orthopedic trauma. He possesses extensive experience in international surgery activity spanning clinical service, education and research. This includes disaster relief and care and capacity building around the world. He has provided advanced education training on site in various countries and for our learners enrolled in the IOP training program. He has also organized shipments of medical equipment and supplies to countries in need

Dr. Petrisor has received multiple awards, including:

  • 2014 PARO (Professional Association of Residents of Ontario) Residency Program Excellence Award, Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Training Program, McMaster University
  • 2006 Howard Rosen Teaching Award presented by peer faculty, AO/ASIF Principles of fracture management course.
  • 2003 Outstanding Resident Award: From the Hamilton Health Sciences Corporation, McMaster University Medical Staff Association
  • 2002 Outstanding Preceptor Award: From the Undergraduate MD Program based on student nominations


  • Orthopedic Surgeon, Hamilton Health Sciences, (Hamilton General Hospital)
  • Associate Professor, Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University
  • Associate Chair, Education, Department of Surgery
  • Director, International Surgery Desk, McMaster University