Specialists in Physical
Medicine and Rehabilitation
Dr. Andrew Travlos, MBBCh, FRCPC
Dr. Travlos graduated with his Medical Degree from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1984. He did general medical practice until he returned to residency in 1989, completing his specialty training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of British Columbia in 1993. Dr. Travlos furthered his education with a Sub-Specialty Fellowship in Neuromuscular Disorders through the Division of Neurology at the University of British Columbia.
Dr. Travlos was the Residency Program Director of the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of British Columbia from 1994 to 1999. He was chair of the Royal College of Canada’s National Specialty Committee in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation from 2002 to 2008.
Dr. Travlos created and was the medical director of the Neuromusculoskeletal Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation Program at the G.F. Strong Rehabilitation Centre in 1994 and ran the program through to 2012. He also developed and ran the Electrodiagnostic Laboratory from 1995 through to 2017.
Dr. Travlos has wide experience in neuromusculoskeletal disorders ranging from brain injury, spinal injury, strokes, and peripheral neurologic disorders along with a wide, comprehensive range of musculoskeletal diseases, injuries and pain disorders.
Dr. Travlos is currently a Clinical Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia and has admitting privileges at the Vancouver General Hospital and the G.F. Strong Rehabilitation Centre.