Pierre Guy

Co-Director, Centre for Hip Health and Mobility
Degrees / Designations 

MD, MBA, FRCSC

Email Address 
Phone 
604 875-5239
Fax 
604-875-5812
Mailing Address 
7F/2635 Laurel Street Vancouver, BC V5Z1M9

Biography

Academic Appointment 
Associate Professor
Other Areas of Research 
Trauma
Fracture care

Dr. Pierre Guy is Associate Professor and clinician-scientist at UBC Department of Orthopaedics, where he heads the Division of Orthopedic Trauma. He is the Co-Director of UBC`s Centre for Hip Health and Mobility. His medical training and residency were completed at McGill University, followed by orthopaedic trauma fellowships in Hannover and Berlin, Germany and at UBC. Dr. Guy also holds a Master’s degree (MBA) from the John Molson School of Business, Concordia University. He is a practicing Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon at BC’s level 1 Trauma Centre, Vancouver General Hospital. He is a founding member of the Canadian Orthopedic Trauma Society and an active member of the Canadian Orthopedic Association and the Orthopedic Trauma Association.

Dr. Guy’s research is focused on hip fracture prevention, treatment and post injury function and pelvis/acetabulum fractures. He collaborates with Mechanical, Electrical and Materials Engineers to evaluate the mechanism of fractures and imaging using novel techniques. He pursues clinical research trials and health services research, and collaborates with Government to realise Quality Improvement projects. He respectively co-leads the BC Hip Fracture Redesign project and the Canadian Hip Fracture Collaborative (Twitter: @HFStudy). His interdisciplinary team includes graduate students, clinical-residents, engineering trainees, epidemiologists, and biostatisticians.
 

Current Projects 

BC Hip fracture Redesign
Laboratory Hip Fracture Mechanics
Proximal Humerus Fracture Care RCT