Dr. Derek Plausinis graduated with Honours, earning his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Toronto. Following this, he completed his Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, British Columbia. He has resided in Kelowna since 2013. Dr. Plausinis specializes in managing intricate shoulder and elbow issues within the Interior region. His clinical expertise extends to the diagnosis and treatment of shoulder and elbow conditions, as well as the provision of adult and pediatric orthopedic trauma care. Dr. Derek Plausinis offers comprehensive care to orthopedic patients, encompassing surgical and non-surgical approaches. His track record includes the successful execution of numerous complex surgical procedures. Specialized focus and training in Surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow. You can find Dr. Derek Plausinis practising at Kelowna Bone & Joint Health, which boasts a dedicated team of specialized physicians capable of addressing a wide range of operative orthopedic surgical concerns and non-operative management of sports injuries and various muscle and soft tissue disorders. He Manages a variety of intricate shoulder and elbow issues from across the Interior region. He participates in delivering orthopedic trauma care for both adults and children at Kelowna General Hospital.
• Clinical Assistant Professor at UBC
• Participates a research study with UBC
• Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon at Kelowna General Hospital.
Shoulder Replacement Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tears, Disorders Shoulder, Elbow Injury, Fractures, Shoulder Dislocations, Broken Bones, Adult & Pediatric Trauma