Dr. Mark Adrian

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Specialization: Spine



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Dr. Adrian is a Specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with subspecialty training in Spine and Musculoskeletal Medicine. He has a special interest in the evaluation and non- operative management of spinal disorders, including minimally interventional, image guided, injection treatments for lumbar disc herniations; stenosis; and sciatica.

Dr. Adrian completed undergraduate studies in physiotherapy at the University of Saskatchewan and Manitoba in 1989. He graduated from the University of Manitoba Medical School in 1993.

Following two years of General Practice training, Dr. Adrian entered specialty training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Texas, in San Antonio.
He completed his specialty training at the University of British Columbia in 1998. Dr. Adrian completed one year fellowship training in the subspecialty of Spine and Musculoskeletal Medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota in 2000. He has received certification in the subspecialty of Pain Medicine from the American Board of Anesthesiology and Physical Medicine in 2003.

Dr. Adrian is an Associate Staff at the Vancouver General Hospital in the Department of Orthopedics, Division of Spine, and Division Member of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation a the University of British Columbia. He is a Staff Physician at the Burnaby General Hospital and Cambie Surgery Centre.