Schieman, Colin

Schieman, ColinColin Schieman, MD, BSc, FRCSC
Assistant Professor, Director - Thoracic Surgery Residency Program
McMaster University, St. Joseph's Healthcare

50 Charlton Avenue East, Rm T-2105H
Hamilton, ON  L8N 4A6
Phone: 905-522-1155 Ext 37370
Fax: 905-521-6001
Email: schiemc@mcmaster.ca


Dr. Schieman graduated Medical School at the University of Calgary.  He then continued at the University of Calgary completing his residency in General Surgery, and subsequently an additional two-year residency in Thoracic Surgery.  Dr. Schieman then spent an additional year of fellowship training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester Minnesota where he gained further exposure to advanced oncologic resections and minimally invasive thoracic surgical techniques. 

Dr. Schieman’s clinical work involves all areas of thoracic surgery, but his current areas of special interest involve minimally invasive surgery for the lung and esophagus.  His academic interests involve surgical education and clinical research involving perioperative complications and outcomes.  He is the Program Director of the Royal College Residency Training Program in Thoracic Surgery at McMaster University.  He also serves at the Chair of Professional Development for the Canadian Association of Thoracic Surgeons.

Dr. Schieman is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at McMaster University, and holds an adjunct clinical appointment with the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto.