MD, FRCSC, FACS
Neurosurgery Divisional Director
Dr. Aronyk completed his medical school training at the University of Alberta (MD 1977) after which he trained for two years in General Surgery before transferring to Neurosurgery and completing this training, again at the University of Alberta (FRCSC 1984). He then entered Neurosurgical practice in Edmonton specializing in Pediatric Neurosurgery (1985 - 1990) until his move to Children's Memorial Hospital (Northwestern Univeristy, Chicago, Illinois) from 1990 - 1993. By 1993, he was certified by the American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery after having been certified by the American Board of Neurosurgery three years earlier (1990).
In 1993, with the dream of a Children's Hospital for Edmonton, he returned to his home town to resume his Pediatric Neurosurgical practice. By 2000, he was appointed Chief of Surgery at the Stollery Children's Hospital (University of Alberta Hospital) agian in an attempt to establish a Division of Pediatric Surgery in Edmonton. His practice at present is limited to Pediatric Neurosurgery.