Surgeons

 

 

murray penner - medical director

Dr. Murray J. Penner, MD, FRCSC is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of British Columbia and the Head of the Regional Department of Orthopaedics, Vancouver Coastal Health Authority & Providence Health Care.  He is also the Head of the Department of Orthopaedics at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver and a Past-President of the Canadian Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (COFAS).

 

kevin wing - medical director

Dr. Wing was born and raised on Vancouver Island. He pursued his medical degree and orthopaedic residency at the University of British Columbia. He trained in Foot and Ankle Surgery in Vancouver, Seattle and the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona. He specializes in sports-related foot & ankle injuries and post-traumatic reconstruction of the foot.

He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia.

 

alastair younger

Dr. Alastair Younger grew up near St. Andrews in Scotland and completed his medical degree in Aberdeen in 1985 and trained for a short time in the National Health Service before moving to Canada to do a Masters in Kinesiology at Simon Fraser University. He completed his residency at the University of British Columbia and a Masters in Surgery at the same time between 1990 and 1995. After a fellowship in Arthritis surgery at Harvard in Boston in 1997, Dr. Younger went to Seattle to do a fellowship in foot and ankle. He then returned to UBC and St. Pauls in 1998 to take over the role of teaching residents foot and ankle surgery.