Dr Trevor Hamilton

Dr Trevor Hamilton – MD FRCSC

Positions and Roles

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia

General Surgeon & Surgical Oncologist, Vancouver General Hospital and UBC Hospital

Consultant Surgical Oncologist, BC Cancer Agency


Medical Degree – Dalhousie University, 2008

General Surgery Residency – University of Calgary, 2013

Surgical Oncology Fellowship – University of Toronto, 2015

Master of Science – Harvard School of Public Health, 2017

Professional Certification

Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Licensed with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC

Certified by the American Board of Surgery

Licensed by the Medical Council of Canada

Clinical Areas of Expertise

Gastric cancer


Colorectal cancer

Appendix cancer

Peritoneal cancer


Breast cancer

Academic/Research Focus

Clinical outcomes: surgery for gastric cancer, surgery for peritoneal cancers, quality of life in surgical oncology patients

List of Publications

Recent Awards

2015: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Detweiler Traveling Fellowship Award