Kidney Surgical Sub-Committee (KSSC)



Dr. Christopher Nguan (Chair)

Surgical Director

Kidney Transplant Program VGH

Vancouver, British Columbia

Dr. Steven Paraskevas

Director, Pancreas and Islet Transplant Program

McGill University Health Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital

Montreal, Quebec

Dr. William Gourlay

St Paul's Hospital

Vancouver, British Columbia 

Dr. Anastasio Salazar

Zone Clinical Section Chief

Transplant Surgery

Alberta Health Services, Foothills Medical Centre 

Calgary, Alberta

Dr. Max Levine

Urologic Surgeon

Dept of Surgery

University of Alberta, Alberta Urology Institute

Edmonton, Alberta

Dr. Gavin Beck


Saskatoon Health Region, Royal University Hospital

Saskatoon, Saskatoon
Dr. Rahul Bansal


Health Sciences Centre

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Dr. Anil Kapoor

Surgical Director

Renal Transplantation

St Joseph's Healthcare

Hamilton, Ontario
Dr. Tom McGregor


Kingston General Hospital

Kingston, Ontario 

Dr. Alp Sener

Director, Renal Transplant

Fellowship Program London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital 

London, Ontario

Dr. Brian Blew

Urologist, surgeon

The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus

Ottawa, Ontario

Dr. Anand Ghanekar


University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Armando Lorenzo 

Pediatric Urologist

Sick Kids Hospital

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Kenneth Pace

Head, Division of Urology

St. Michael’s Hospital

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Gabriel Chan 


Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital

Montreal, Quebec

Dr. Liane Feldman


McGill University Health Centre

Montreal, Quebec
Dr. Jacques Malaise

Chief of Surgery, kidney, lung and pancreas

Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal

Montreal, Quebec
Dr. Jean Tchervenkov


Living Donor Renal Transplantation and Surgical

McGill University Health Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital

Montreal, Quebec
Dr. Yves Caumartin


Centre Hospitaliers Universitaire, Laval University

Quebec, Quebec
Dr. Marc-Antoine Despatis

Vascular Surgeon

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire

Sherbrooke, Quebec
Dr. Mark Walsh

Surgical Director

Nova Scotia Health Authority QEII Health Sciences Centre,

Victoria General Hospital

Halifax, Nova Scotia
Dr. Michael Eng

Urologist/ Renal Transplant Surgeon

St. Paul’s Hospital

Vancouver, British Columbia


Last updated September 2021