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Welcome to the Best Practice in Surgery website!

Best Practice in Surgery is the University of Toronto Department of Surgery's quality improvement program. Best Practice in Surgery offers many resources including:

Best Practice in Surgery is a resource for practicing and in-training surgeons as well as other members of the perioperative team.

Take the Top 5 Challenge!

We challenge you to try to implement as many of the Top 5 Things Surgeons can do to Improve the Surgical Experience for Patients on the below list over the month of June. Please send us your feedback to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will include your experiences in our upcoming newsletter. We will have a draw at the end of the month and the person with the best implementation story will receive a prize! One early adopter implemented recommendation 5- calling the patient after discharge. He reported that patients were thrilled to hear from him, and it only took 30 minutes to call them all!

Click here to see the Top 5 Things Surgeons can do to Improve the Surgical Experience for Patients

Contact Us
For more information or to get involved in the Best Practice in Surgery program, please email bestpracticeinsurgery@utoronto.ca 

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