Dr. Ronald Ailsby MD, FRCSC, FACS Faculty, Orthopedic Surgery, Clinical Associate Professor

About Dr. Ronald Ailsby

Academic & Clinical Appointments:

  • 1980 - present - Board of Directors, Saskatchewan Safety Council
  • 2006 – 2008 - President, Saskatchewan Academy of Sports
  • February 2006 - Health Volunteers Overseas Assignment, Costa Rica
  • February 2005 - Health Volunteers Overseas Assignment, Cuzco, Lima and Chiclayo
  • October 2003-07 - Coordinator of the Saskatchewan Academy of Sports Medicine Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury Province-Wide Preventive Initiative
  • March 2003 - Health Volunteers Overseas Assignment, Lima, Cuzco and Arequipa
  • March 2002 - Health Volunteers Overseas Assignment, Lima and Cuzco, Peru
  • March 2001 - Health Volunteers Overseas Assignment, Lima and Cuzco, Peru
  • 2001 – 2004 - President, Saskatchewan Academy of Sports Medicine
  • 1998 – 2009 - Head, Section of Orthopaedics, Regina Qu’Appelle Health Region
  • 1994 - 1997 - Honorary Lt-Col. 16 Medical Company Primary Reserve
  • 1993 -  2007 - President, Saskatchewan Academy of Sports Medicine
  • 1985 - 1992 - Board of Directors, Saskatchewan Abilities Council
  • 1983 - 1985 - Area Surgeon, Primary Reserve, Militia, Prairie Area
  • 1983 - 1984 - President of Regina and District  Medical  Association
  • 1980 - 1983 - Commanding Officer, 16 Medical Company, Primary Reserve

Selected Publications

  • "Scanning Electron Microscopy of Superficial Defects in Articular Cartilage", F.N. Ghadially, R.L. Ailsby, A.F. Oryschak, submitted for publication September 1973. 
  • “An Evaluation of the Handling of Spinal Injured Patients”, R.L. Ailsby, published 1973,  Vol. of Rancho Los Amigos Hospital Seminar Papers. 
  • "Pyogenic Infection of the Sacroiliac Joint in Children, Radio-Isotope Bone Scanning as a Diagnostic Tool", R.L. Ailsby, L.T. Staheli, selected for    publication in Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research, July, 1973.
  • “An Improvement for Skeletal Traction”, R.L. Ailsby, Medical Trial Technique Quarterly, Spring Issue, 1973, page 394-99.
  • "A typical Cilia in Human Bronchial Muscosa", R.L. Ailsby, F.N. Ghadially, Journal of Pathology, Vol. 109, January, 1973, page 75-78. 
  • "Management of Low Back Pain", R.L. Ailsby, J. Wedge, W. Kirkaldy-Willis, Journal of Saskatchewan Medical Association, C.M.E. News.
  • "An Improved Attachment for Steinmann Pin Traction", R.L. Ailsby, Canadian Journal of Surgery, November, 1971, Vol. 14, page 413-14.