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Old 13th January 2006, 12:52 PM
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I think it's high time we put a list of American, Canadian and Aussie consultants who have treated SSO members.So if anyone would like to add their info, we'll try and create a more user friendly list for future members.Your help would be very much appreciated.

Please be aware that this list is not exhaustive or comprehensive. It only represents doctors who are known to have treated members of this site, and there are plenty of good specialists out there who may well not be listed here.

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Old 13th January 2006, 11:15 PM
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I was treated by:
Dr. Sarwark
Children's Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL USA
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Old 15th January 2006, 06:05 PM
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I was treated by:

Dr. J. Mahood
Edmonton Alberta Canada
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Old 16th January 2006, 04:54 PM
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Deirdre was treated by Dr. Hedden until last summer and now she is being treated by Dr. Charles Rivard at Ste. Justine Hospital in Montreal. Here are the websites:

Douglas M Hedden, MD, FRCSC
Stollery Children's Hospital
(780) 407-6870
8440 - 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
http://www.capitalhealth.ca/HospitalsandHe...tal/default.htm


Dr. Rivard:

http://www.recherche-sainte-justine..../chercheurs/24
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Old 16th November 2009, 03:18 PM
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Deirdre was treated by Dr. Hedden until last summer and now she is being treated by Dr. Charles Rivard at Ste. Justine Hospital in Montreal. Here are the websites:

Douglas M Hedden, MD, FRCSC
Stollery Children's Hospital
(780) 407-6870
8440 - 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
http://www.capitalhealth.ca/HospitalsandHe...tal/default.htm


Dr. Rivard:

http://www.recherche-sainte-justine..../chercheurs/24
I was treated by both these doctors as well! First by doctor Hedden when he was still at Sick Kids (and I was actually not very pleased with him - don't want to offend anyone.) and I later found Dr. Rivard and commuted to Montreal for years and he was AMAZING.
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Old 2nd May 2010, 01:55 PM
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Daughter was treated by
Dr Ira Zaltz
Wm. Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

He was brillant!
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Old 17th January 2006, 01:20 AM
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Is that the Dr. Hedden who moved forom the Toronto Hospital to Edmonton? He's my friend's dad!! (I made friends with her before I knew who her dad as, don't worry!).

Never mind, just saw link.
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Old 17th January 2006, 02:27 PM
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That's the one ! What a small world !! Edmonton is Sooooo lucky to get Dr. Hedden !!! I still can't understand why he left Toronto for Edmonton ??? WHAT is out there anyway ???? Maybe some tumbleweed, cowboys ? I can't imagine he's busy at all :-o
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Old 20th January 2006, 05:54 PM
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Well the hospital he's at now treats lots of kids, from all over Alberta and BC and Sak. and NWT and Yukon..... and he's head of pediatric surgery. So that is why he came. And we have malls and movie theaters... it's not like we're rednecks or anything.
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Old 21st January 2006, 05:02 PM
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Joy,

You made me smile I was only joking, I am aware that Edmonton is a heavily populated city. I do know the move to Edmonton was a good one for Dr. Hedden and I hope he's happy there. Yet... Sick Kids will never be the same without Dr. Hedden. Oh well, we're commuting to Montreal to see Dr. Rivard and we're very pleased with everything.
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Old 21st January 2006, 07:26 PM
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I knew you were just joking. I think he's happy here but my friend is going back to boarding school in Toronto.....
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Old 29th January 2006, 03:43 AM
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Ian is seen by Dr. Khoury at Shriners Children's Hospital in Erie, PA.
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Old 6th March 2006, 08:19 PM
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I was treated by Dr. David McCord at Centennial Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee
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Old 26th March 2006, 03:58 AM
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Dr. Ian Torode
Private Consulting Rooms
Royal Children's Hospital
Parkville 3052
Victoria Australia
Phone no. +614 03 9347 4275
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Treated by/surgery by:
Robert Pashman, MD
Los Angeles, CA
310-423-9983
www.espine.com
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