Dr. Mark Ernst MD, FRCSC Faculty, Orthopedic Surgery, Assistant Professor

About Dr. Mark Ernst

His clinical interest and expertise includes arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder, ligament reconstruction, and athletic related injuries.

Dr. Ernst works a the orthopedic consultant for the Saskatoon Blades (WHL), Saskatoon Hilltops (CJFL), the University of Saskatchewan Huskies, and the Saskatchewan Rush Lacrosse Team. 

Academic Background:

Dr. Ernst  graduated from the University of Saskatchewan, College of Medicine and completed his orthopedic residency at the University of Saskatchewan in 1997.  In addition, he completed a Sports Medicine Shoulder and Knee Fellowship at the University of Calgary Sports Medicine Centre in 1998.  He also completed a Diploma in Sports Medicine in 1999 and is an active member of the Canadian Academy of Sports Medicine.

Selected Publications

  • Ernst, M., Taillon, M., Anderson, L., Butchko, J., Chrondrolysis of the Glenohumeral Joint Following Infusion of Bupivacaine via an Intra-articular Pain Pump Catheter – A Report of 18 Cases in The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, 2010
  • Ernst M., Dust W., Zheng N., Cassidy D., Comparison of Three Methods for preventing femoral head rotation during fixation of subcapital fractures with a Dynamic Hip Screw, submitted to J.B.J.S. (A) for publication
  • Ernst M., Dust W., Zheng N., Cassidy D., Comparison of Three Methods for preventing femoral head rotation during fixation of subcapital fractures with a Dynamic Hip Screw, in Orthopaedic proceedings J.B.J.S. (B), 1996