Rotstein, L. E.

Lorne E. Rotstein, MD, FRCSC

Division of General Surgery
Toronto General Hospital
University Health Network
200 Elizabeth Street
Toronto, ON
M2G 2C4

Tel: 416 340-5195    
Fax: 416 340-3808
Email: lorne.rotstein@uhn.on.ca

Dr. L. Rotstein


Medical School:
University of Toronto

Fellowship Training:
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre - New York, New York

Clinical Focus:

Surgery of the head and neck, surgery of the endocrine system, thyroid and parathyroid glands

Research Activities:
Minimal access radioguided parathyroid surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy, use of the Surgical Skills Laboratory in Resident Education.

Publications:
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/PubMed/


Lorne Rotstein, MD FRCSC, graduated from the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine in 1973 and successfully completed the Gallie course in General Surgery in 1978. He then spent six months as a Hepatobilary Fellow under the supervision of Dr. Bernard Langer, followed by 1 ½ years as a Medical Research Counsel Scholar in the Department of Experimental Pathology in the Laboratory of Emmanuel Farber. Dr. Rotstein subsequently did a two-year Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in New York City. In 1982 he began his General Surgical Staff Appointment at Toronto General Hospital. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto and is the Peter A. Crossgrove Chair in General Surgery at University Health Network. His clinical practice is devoted to Head and Neck Surgical Oncology with emphasis on diseases of the thyroid and parathyroid glands. He conducts clinical research in this area as well.