Dr. Alexander Rabinovich, BSc, MD, FRCSC

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Alexander Rabinovich completed his Medical Degree and Orthopaedic Surgery residency at McMaster University, followed by a Foot & Ankle Fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.  Following his advanced training, Dr. Rabinovich joined the McMaster University Orthopaedic Surgery department as an Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct), and actively participates in training of medical students, residents, and physicians assistants.  Furthermore, Dr. Rabinovich has published in peer reviewed journals on various topics, and continues to collaborate on research, education and development of cutting-edge therapies.  Dr. Rabinovich has a strong interest in Regenerative Orthopaedic Medicine and the clinical application of such therapies to his patients.  To learn more about Dr. Rabinovich, please click here.

Our Philosophy

Our team of experts provide compassionate and innovative treatment that is grounded in evidence based orthopaedics and keeping an open mind for novel therapies with a focus on Regenerative Orthopaedic Medicine. We strive to provide exceptional and efficient patient care at all time, and we are dedicated to effective communication and professionalism. Our centre for Regenerative Orthopaedic Medicine is actively engaging in collaborative research, education and development of cutting-edge therapies.

Our ultimate goal is to provide you with exceptional care in decreasing your pain and improving your quality of life.

Frequently asked questions

How do I schedule an appointment with Dr. Rabinovich?

Please ask your primary care physician or your specialist to send a referral to Dr. Rabinovich via fax, mail or email.  Once we get a referral, we will schedule you as soon as possible.

1) Click here to download a consult request form to be filled in by your physician and sent to us

2) Click here to download a patient information form and bring it to your appointment completed

3) Click here to download a physician assistant consent form and bring it to your appointment completed

Dr. Alexander Rabinovich
C/O Performance Physiotherapy
50 Dundurn Street South
Hamilton, Ontario, L8P 4W3
Phone: 289.389.8181
Fax: 289.389.8111
Email: Office@DrAlex.ca

What is Regenerative Orthopaedic Medicine?

The treatment of musculoskeletal conditions using biological therapies that aid in the healing of damaged and diseased tissues.  Please explore our Treatment section to learn more about Regenerative Orthopaedic Medicine and how it can apply to you.

What is Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)?

Platelets contain hundreds of proteins called growth factors that are very important in the healing of musculoskeletal injuries and diseases.  By harvesting and concentrating your own PRP and delivering this rich source of biological growth factors to the site of injury, the body can heal itself in a more efficient manner.  Explore our Treatment section to learn more about Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and Regenerative Orthopaedic Medicine.

What is Stem Cell / Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate (BMAC)?

Stem cells have the potential to become many different types of tissues.  When harvested from the bone marrow, mesenchymal stem cells can become bone tissue, tendons, cartilage, muscle, ligaments in the proper environment.  Please explore our Treatment section to learn more about Stem Cells from Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate (BMAC) and Regenerative Orthopaedic Medicine.

What conditions does Dr. Rabinovich treat?

Dr. Rabinovich is an Orthopaedic Surgeon and treats acute and chronic conditions such as arthritis, tendonitis, fasciitis, fractures, neuritis, chronic pain, sprains, tears, ligament injuries, instability of joints, and extremity deformities.  In addition, Dr. Rabinovich has a keen interest in Diabetic Foot management.  Explore our Conditions and Treatments section to learn more about your condition and how we can help you.

Dr. Rabinovich has a strong interest in Regenerative Orthopaedic Medicine and is providing cutting edge biological therapies for musculoskeletal injuries and diseases, such as Platelet Rich Plasma and Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate therapies.  Explore our Treatment section to learn more about Regenerative Orthopaedic Medicine.

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“I am truly grateful for your orthopaedic expertise and can’t thank you enough. God Bless !”

“You really know how to help! Thank you for your support and those 8 o’clock appointments”

“Thank you.  The foot feels like new”

“Thank you Dr. Rabinovich, you certainly relieved a problem that had been annoying me for a year and a half.  I wish you the best in your brilliant career.”

“Thank you so very much for your outstanding surgery and care.”

“Thank you so much for your help with my arm.  You are a very special doctor and person.”

“Dr. Rabinovich was superb. My wife feels that she was very fortunate to have him as her surgeon. So do I.”

“I want to say many thanks to you for your excellent surgery.”

“We are all so very grateful that you helped our “old truck” father.”

“Thank you for all your wonderful care.”