Quality and Best Practices


"The Department of Surgery has an opportunity to lead in innovative quality initiatives in surgery and to advance the science of quality."

- Dr. Robin McLeod, Vice Chair of Quality & Best Practices


What is Quality Improvement?

Quality Improvement is a formal approach to performance analysis and the ongoing systematic efforts to improve it.


Our Vision

The Department of Surgery is committed to driving quality across surgical practice and education by providing sustainable, high-quality, and multidisciplinary standardized care to surgical patients across the University of Toronto affiliated hospitals based on the best available evidence of patient-centered outcomes.