Teodor Grantcharov

Teodor Grantcharov | Associate Professor
MD (Plodiv), PhD (Aarhus), FACS

Main Appointments

  • Staff Surgeon, Keenan Chair in Surgery & Scientist, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital
  • Department of Surgery

Additional Appointments

  • Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering

Contact Information

+1 416 864-5748 (office)
GrantcharovT@smh.toronto.on.ca (email)


Research Theme

Research Interests

Development, validation and implementation in practice of novel methods for training and assessment of skills in minimally invasive surgery.

The patient simulation centre at St. Michael’s Hospital houses state-of-the-art systems for teaching and assessment of surgical skills and crisis scenarios. Our research program evaluates the impact of comprehensive training curricula on the quality of surgical skills acquisition and patient safety.

Select Publications

See current publications at PubMed