Scott Gmora
Associate Professor, Surgery

Dr. Scott Gmora is a distinguished bariatric surgeon and Associate Professor of Surgery at McMaster University. He began his medical education at Queen's University, earning his MD in 2002, followed by a general surgery residency at the University of Calgary. He is double board-certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Gmora's specialized training includes a fellowship in minimally invasive gastrointestinal and bariatric surgery at Columbia University's St. Luke-Roosevelt Hospital in New York. He also completed a double fellowship in trauma and critical care surgery at the University of Miami's Ryder Trauma Center.

On a provincial level, Dr. Gmora has led task forces aimed at improving weight loss surgery protocols and advocating for bariatric surgery within the medical community.

His research interests in bariatric and metabolic surgery have led to numerous publications in prestigious medical journals, emphasizing his dedication to advancing the field and improving patient outcomes.

Through his comprehensive training, leadership roles, and dedication to education and research, Dr. Gmora has made significant contributions to the field of bariatric surgery, both in Canada and internationally.
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