Dr. Steinmetz completed his general surgery residency at McGill University in 1992 and his Vascular Surgery training at the University of Ottawa in 1993. He is an Associate Professor of Surgery and is the Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery at McGill University since 2007. He is an active participant in Vascular and Endovascular societies at the regional, national and international level and was and President for the Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery in 2009. He began treating aneurysm patients with endovascular stent grafts in 1998 and since that time has helped develop the endovascular program at the RVH into one of the largest and most well-known in the country. In addition to his busy clinical practice at McGill, Dr. Steinmetz has proctored and mentored many vascular surgeons across the country as they have developed their own endovascular programs for the treatment of abdominal and thoracic aortic pathology. Dr. Steinmetz also has an active peripheral arterial practice which incorporates a high volume of percutaneous peripheral angioplasties. His research intersts are primarily in clinical outcomes research related to endovascular interventions.
E-mail: oren.steinmetz [at] muhc.mcgill.ca