Dr. Alireza Hootkani MD, CCFP

Primary Care Orthopaedic Specialist

About Dr. Alireza Hootkani

Areas of specialty: Foot and Ankle

Dr. Hootkani has been working as a physician since 1997. He is a board certified member of Canadian College of Family Physicians, a licentiate of Medical Council of Canada, and full-licensed member of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia. Besides being a general practitioner, he completed orthopaedic surgery residency in Iran and obtained the first rank in the Iranian Orthopedic national board exam in 2003. He practiced as an orthopaedic surgeon in Iran for 10 years. Dr. Hootkani had the first rank during undergraduate and postgraduate training in Iran. Dr. Hootkani also completed Medical Licensure Program for International Medical Graduates (MLPIMG) in Manitoba.

Dr. Hootkani has special interest in musculoskeletal conditions and sport medicine.

Post-Secondary Education

  • Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
    MD
    1997
  • Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
    Rotational Internship
    1997
  • Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
    Orthopaedic Trauma and Surgical Residency
    2003
  • Stadtisches Klinikum Kaarlsruhe, Germany
    Felowship, Osteosynthesis, Clinical & Operative Orthopaedic Surgery
    2004
  • University of Manitoba
    MLPIMG Residency
    2016