Caitlin Symonette


Position: Assistant Professor
Degree: BMSc (Hon), MSc, MD, FRCSC
Office: LHSC - Victoria Hospital Campus - Room E2-633
Phone: 519.667.6757
Fax: 519.667.6761
Administrative assistant: Catherine Lawrence
Fellowship: Hand and microsurgery (Vancouver)
Areas of clinical interest: Paediatric plastic surgery, hand and reconstructive surgery

Dr. Caitlin Symonette completed her graduate training, medical school and Plastic Surgery residency at the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University. She then went on to complete a Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship in Vancouver which included exposure to both adult and paediatric populations. Her clinical area of interest is general paediatric surgery, paediatric hand surgery and adult hand surgery. She also is interested in international surgical exposures and collaborations. Her specific research interests include health system optimization, clinical and patient-related outcomes of paediatric plastic surgery as well as hand surgery.