Shawn O’Driscoll, M.D., Ph.D.

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

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Undergraduate Studies

University of Toronto – Toronto, ON 

Medical School

University of Toronto – Toronto, ON 

Professional School

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Toronto – Toronto, ON


Orthopedic Surgery, University of Toronto – Toronto, ON 


Upper Extremity Surgery, St. Michael’s Hospital – Toronto, ON 

Arthroscopic Surgery, Toronto Western Hospital – Toronto, ON 

Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Mayo Clinic – Rochester, MN 


Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in:

  • General Orthopaedics
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine


  • Ontario Medical Association
  • Canadian Medical Association
  • Academy of Medicine (Toronto)
  • College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
  • Minnesota State Board of Medical Examiners
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
  • Orthopaedic Research Society
  • Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society
  • Sigma Xi Research Society
  • American Association of Clinical Anatomists
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • International Cartilage Repair Society
  • The American Orthopaedic Association
  • Honorary member of the Royal London Hospital Orthopaedic and Trauma Society (2010-present)

Professional Interests

  • Elbow and shoulder treatments, including arthroscopy, congruent elbow plating system, anatomic radial head prosthesis, and total elbow prosthesis
  • Tissue engineering as it pertains to cartilage repair
  • Leading a dedicated research team conducting elbow-related clinical studies


Personal Interests

Dr. O’Driscoll is an avid photographer, outdoor enthusiast and cyclist.  He has kayaked the Grand Canyon, often visits the Minnesota Boundary Waters Canoe Area and has twice completed segments of the Tour de France. When not at home, in the hospital, leading bible study, or on the lecture circuit, you are likely to find him cycling or traveling with his family. 

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