Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Surgeon
University of Saskatchewan - 2000
Dr. Ben Deheshi is an Orthopedic Surgeon with over 12 years of post-fellowship experience in General orthopedic surgery with an interest and expertise in hip and knee replacements and orthopedic oncology. Dr. Deheshi has performed over a thousand hip and knee replacements, including revisions of previous hip and knee replacements that have had complications or poor results. Dr. Deheshi specializes in modern techniques in hip and knee replacements using minimally invasive approaches in hip replacements and muscle splitting approaches to knee replacements, as well as joint injections or nerve blocks to minimize pain and maximize early mobility and function after surgery. Dr. Deheshi avoids the use of staples or “skin clips” and uses “dissolvable” sutures when possible to avoid the discomfort of suture or staple removal after surgery. Dr. Deheshi makes non-biased decisions when choosing the best implants for the right patient, considering patient factors, degree of arthritis or deformity, and potential allergies or sensitivities. Dr. Deheshi is trained in modern techniques such as 3D printed custom-made total knee replacements.
Dr. Deheshi graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan, Canada in the year 2000 with Distinction. He then completed his Orthopedic Residency training at the University of Ottawa in 2005 where he was chief resident in his final year. Dr. Deheshi then completed a sub-specialty clinical fellowship in Orthopedic Oncology at Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, and joined the Orthopedic Oncology practice at Mount Sinai Hospital until 2010. Dr. Deheshi then joined Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada in 2010 as an Orthopedic Oncology and Arthroplasty Surgeon, and completed a local sabbatical in complex Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Surgery with the senior Arthroplasty Surgeon at the Juravinski Hospital. In July 2016, Dr. Deheshi was promoted to Associate Professor at McMaster University for his clinical, research and educational contributions. Dr. Deheshi moved to Texas with his wife and two boys in 2017, in pursuit of a better future for his children in a family-friendly environment, and close to their relatives and cousins in Dallas-Fort Worth.