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Don Lalonde

Professor

Plastics_Lalonde

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Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Email: dlalonde@drlalonde.ca
Phone: 506-649-7950
Mailing Address: 
Suite C204
600 Main Street
Saint John, NB E2K 1J5 Canada
 
Research Topics:
  • dept-surgery
  • Aesthetic surgery
  • Pediatric plastic surgery
  • Cleft lip and palate surgery
  • Reconstructive surgery

Hospital affiliations

  • Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital, Saint John

Employment

  • Professor
  • Residency coordinator, Saint John campus
  • Chairman, Resident Research Committee

Education

  • BSc (Queen’s University)
  • MD (Queens’s University)
  • MSc experimental surgery (McGill University)
  • FRCSC, plastic surgery (McGill University)
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery Recertification 2012
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery Hand Surgery Recertification 2012

Research interests

  • Wide awake hand surgery
  • Decreasing the pain of local anesthesia injections
  • Creating evidence to promote the appropriate level of sterility
  • Creating evidence to promote the appropriate level of post-operative pain control

Selected publications

  • Lalonde DH, Bell M, Benoit P. A multicenter prospective study of 3,110 consecutive cases of elective epinephrine use in the fingers and hand: the Dalhousie project clinical phase. J Hand Surg 2005;30(5):1061.
  • Thomson CJ, Lalonde DH, Denkler KA. A critical look at the evidence for and against elective epinephrine use in the finger. Plast Reconstr Surg 2007;119(1):260.
  • Strazar AR, Leynes PG, Lalonde DH, Minimizing the pain of local anesthesia injection. Plast Reconstr Surg; 2013:132(3):675.
  • Leblanc MR, Lalonde DH, Thoma A, Bell M, Wells N, Allen M, Chang P, Mckee D, Lalonde J. Is main operating room sterility really necessary in carpal tunnel surgery? A multicenter prospective study of minor procedure room field sterility surgery. HAND 2011;6(1);60-63.
  • Lalonde DH, Wong A, Dosage of local anesthesia in wide awake hand surgery. J Hand Surg;2013:38A(10):2025.