Dr. Reid's Community Involvement and Leadership

Dr. Reid's Community Involvement and Leadership

Dr. Reid's Commitment to Our Community

Dr. Reid was raised in Richmond, and he feels fortunate to be back living and working in his hometown. He has made it a priority to contribute to the community by volunteering on hospital committees, teaching medical students and providing reconstructive/emergency plastic surgery.

In his role as a plastic surgeon within the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, Dr. Reid enjoys providing essential reconstructive surgery services to the community. Areas of interest include breast reconstruction, hand surgery and the treatment of melanoma and other skin cancers.

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Our local hospital relies on a dedicated group of administrative and physician leaders to ensure timely access to quality care. Since July 2009, Dr. Reid has been an active member of the leadership team at the Richmond Hospital. He has held multiple positions, including Credentials Committee member, Co-Chief of the Out Patient Department and Clinical Program Manager for the Department of Surgery. As a member of the BC Patient Safety and Quality Council, Dr. Reid has an interest in quality improvement projects and he was the first Surgeon Champion at the Richmond Hospital for the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP). Dr. Reid intends to be an active and productive member of the hospital staff throughout his career.

The education of medical students and residents from our programs at UBC requires the help of interested physicians throughout the health region. Dr. Reid is a Clinical Instructor with the Faculty of Medicine and teaches students on a regular basis while working at the hospital.