Achilleas Thoma

Achilleas Thoma, MD, MSc, FRCS(C), FACS
Clinical Professor, Division of Plastic Surgery


Dr. Achilleas Thoma is a Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, an Associate Member of the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Director of the Surgical Outcomes Research Center (SOURCE) McMaster University. He is past President of the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons. Specific research interests include: cost-effectiveness (utility) analysis, evidence-based medicine, randomized controlled trials, systematic reviews, quality of life measurement/research, quality of life in Dupuytren's contracture patients, economic analysis of carpal tunnel syndrome and comparative studies of arthroplasty of the carpo-metacarpal joint of the thumb.

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Office Address

101-206 James Street South
Hamilton, ON L8P 3A9

Administrative Support Staff

Angela Barbas
Phone: (905) 523-0019
Fax: (905) 523-0229

Areas of Expertise

Dupuytren's contracture; CTS; hand arthroplasty; Rheumatoid hand; peripheral nerves

General Information

Mailing Address:

MacHANd (c/o Margaret Lomotan)
School of Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University
Institute of Applied Health Sciences,
Room 403, 1400 Main St. W. Hamilton, ON L8S 1C7