Colorectal and Minimally Invasive Surgeon • Director General Surgery Research • Investigator Ottawa Health Research Institute • Site Lead for Colorectal Cancer in the Champlain Region • Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Ottawa
The Ottawa Hospital has become a world-class centre of excellence in Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS). Dr. Robin Boushey is a colorectal surgeon and a minimally invasive surgeon at the Ottawa Hospital, General Campus. Dr. Robin Boushey’s main clinical interests focus on all types of colorectal diseases with an emphasis on minimally invasive surgery and colorectal cancer. He completed a MIS Fellowship at The Centre for Minimally Invasive Surgery in St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto. He acquired additional training in colon and rectal surgery at the Lahey Clinic in Boston, USA. He offers state of the art surgical techniques to patients, including MIS, Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEMS), and Hand-assisted Laparoscopic Surgery (HALS). He also performs diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopies and sees many patients for endoscopic removal of large colonic polyps and tumours.
Dr. Robin Boushey is a dynamic participant in multiple surgical societies. His contributions to the medical literature include 48 peer-reviewed manuscripts and 16 book chapters. He has made multiple presentations at national meetings. He educates students and residents on a daily basis. Dr. Robin Boushey currently holds 2 international patents under his name.