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Department of Surgery

General Surgery

Darlene Fenech
Dr. Darlene Fenech, MD, MSc, FRCSC

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Ave., Room T2-60
Toronto, ON
M4N 3M5


Assistant: Giovanna Houston
Email: Giovanna Houston
Phone: 416-480-4832
Referrals: Please fax to CRC Diagnostic Assessment Program: 416-480-7818


Postgraduate and Specialty Training:

  • Stepping Stones Certificate Program for Educators, University of Toronto (2011-2012)
  • Colorectal Surgery Fellowship, University of Toronto (2005-2006)
  • MSc, Clinical Epidemiology, IHPME, University of Toronto (2004-2005)
  • General Surgery Specialty Training, University of Calgary (1999-2004)
  • MD, McMaster University (1996-1999)

Current Appointments:

  • Attending Surgeon, Division of General Surgery and Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Clinical Expertise:

  • Laparoscopic colorectal surgery
  • Locally advanced colorectal cancer

Academic Interests

  • Undergraduate education – Preclerkship Course Co-Director for the second year medical school course MMMD.
  • Quality improvement initiatives- such as enhanced recovery after surgery for colorectal cancer patients.