Dr. Glen RichardsonMD MSc FRCSC


Arthroplasty Surgeon, Associate Professor

Dr. Richardson is a full-time Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Dalhousie University. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Dr. Richardson specializes in adult hip and knee arthroplasty; both primary and revision surgery.

Dr. Richardson completed his medical degree (1996) and orthopaedic residency training program (2001) at Dalhousie University. He subsequently completed Fellowships in Adult Reconstruction Surgery (2002) at Duke University, North Carolina and in Sports Medicine (2003) at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Richardson practiced Orthopaedic Surgery in Saint John, NB (2003-2008) prior to his current position with the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at Dalhousie University. Dr. Richardson holds a Master’s degree in Health Information Sciences from the University of Victoria (2011). He is a member of the American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Canadian Orthopaedic Association. Dr. Richardson’s research interests include RSA technology for hip and knee replacements and he is involved in numerous, national research initiatives.