Earl Bogoch




Please note: Dr. Bogoch is not accepting students at this time.

Dr. Earl Bogoch is an orthopaedic surgeon and the inaugural holder of the Brookfield Chair in Fracture Prevention.  He is a Professor in the Department of Surgery and Chair of the Departmental Promotions Committee at the University of Toronto.  He consults with Osteoporosis Canada and the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-term Care on the province-wide Fracture Screening and Prevention Program.

His research interests are in health services issues in the delivery of preventive care to fragility fracture patients, who are at high risk of future hip fracture.  His research group studies methods to overcome the challenges of identifying, educating, investigating and treating those who require an intervention. He has also published on the surgical management of arthritic conditions.

He has published 160 peer-reviewed articles and received awards from the International Osteoporosis Federation, Osteoporosis Canada and The Canadian Orthopaedic Association.

Recent Publications

  1. Ansari, H, Fung, K, Cheung, AM, Jaglal, S, Bogoch, ER, Kurdyak, PA et al.. Outcomes following hip fracture surgery in adults with schizophrenia in Ontario, Canada: A 10-year population-based retrospective cohort study. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2024;89 :60-68. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2024.05.010. PubMed PMID:38797059 .
  2. Frihagen, F, Comeau-Gauthier, M, Axelrod, D, Bzovsky, S, Poolman, R, Heels-Ansdell, D et al.. Who, if anyone, may benefit from a total hip arthroplasty after a displaced femoral neck fracture?: a post hoc subgroup analysis of the HEALTH trial. Bone Jt Open. 2022;3 (8):611-617. doi: 10.1302/2633-1462.38.BJO-2022-0074.R1. PubMed PMID:35909342 PubMed Central PMC9422900.
  3. Sujic, R, Yang, A, Ansari, H, Bogoch, ER, Jain, R, Weldon, J et al.. Fragility fracture patients with a history of prior fractures more likely to present with multiple risk factors: findings from a province-wide fracture liaison service. Osteoporos Int. 2022;33 (8):1769-1774. doi: 10.1007/s00198-022-06384-0. PubMed PMID:35536327 .
  4. Wight, CM, Whyne, CM, Bogoch, ER, Zdero, R, Chapman, RM, van Citters, DW et al.. Effect of head size and rotation on taper corrosion in a hip simulator. Bone Jt Open. 2021;2 (11):1004-1016. doi: 10.1302/2633-1462.211.BJO-2021-0147.R1. PubMed PMID:34825826 PubMed Central PMC8636299.
  5. Saunders, H, Sujic, R, Bogoch, ER, Jain, R, Jinah, A, Elliot-Gibson, V et al.. Cost-Utility Analysis of the Ontario Fracture Screening and Prevention Program. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2021;103 (13):1175-1183. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.20.00795. PubMed PMID:33764937 .
  6. MacDonald, DRW, Neilly, D, Schneider, PS, Bzovsky, S, Sprague, S, Axelrod, D et al.. Venous Thromboembolism in Hip Fracture Patients: A Subanalysis of the FAITH and HEALTH Trials. J Orthop Trauma. 2020;34 Suppl 3 :S70-S75. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000001939. PubMed PMID:33027169 .
  7. DeAngelis, RD, Minutillo, GT, Stein, MK, Schemitsch, EH, Bzovsky, S, Sprague, S et al.. Who Did the Arthroplasty? Hip Fracture Surgery Reoperation Rates are Not Affected by Type of Training-An Analysis of the HEALTH Database. J Orthop Trauma. 2020;34 Suppl 3 :S64-S69. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000001931. PubMed PMID:33027168 .
  8. Noori, A, Sprague, S, Bzovsky, S, Schemitsch, EH, Poolman, RW, Frihagen, F et al.. Predictors of Long-Term Pain After Hip Arthroplasty in Patients With Femoral Neck Fractures: A Cohort Study. J Orthop Trauma. 2020;34 Suppl 3 :S55-S63. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000001929. PubMed PMID:33027167 .
  9. Blankstein, M, Schemitsch, EH, Bzovsky, S, Poolman, RW, Frihagen, F, Axelrod, D et al.. What Factors Increase Revision Surgery Risk When Treating Displaced Femoral Neck Fractures With Arthroplasty: A Secondary Analysis of the HEALTH Trial. J Orthop Trauma. 2020;34 Suppl 3 :S49-S54. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000001936. PubMed PMID:33027166 .
  10. Neilly, D, MacDonald, DRW, Sprague, S, Bzovsky, S, Axelrod, D, Poolman, RW et al.. Predictors of Medical Serious Adverse Events in Hip Fracture Patients Treated With Arthroplasty. J Orthop Trauma. 2020;34 Suppl 3 :S42-S48. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000001935. PubMed PMID:33027165 .
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Affiliations & Other Activities

  • Medical Director, Mobility Program, St. Michael’s Hospital
  • Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto