ASP West Island is happy to welcome Dr. Marie-Claude Leblanc as part of its team. Her arrival is scheduled for June-July.
Dr. Leblanc obtained her medical degree from Université Laval in 2009. She subsequently completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Université Laval from 2009 to 2014. Dr. Leblanc is currently undertaking a fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at McMaster University, Hamilton. She is working under the supervision of Dr. Olufemi Ayeni, with a focus on developing skills in hip arthroscopy surgery. Given her wide interest in sports pathology, she is also working closely with Dr. Devin Peterson, Dr. Rick Ogilvie, experts in knee arthroscopy. Finally, her work with Dr. Matt Denkers will allow her to complete her set of skills in knee and shoulder arthroscopy.
In parallel with her studies, Dr. Leblanc served as a reserve Medical Technician in the Canadian Forces. She also enjoys various sports and physical activities, including weight lifting, cycling, cross-country skiing and rock climbing.