Joint & Bone Initiative

Dr. Kevin Willits

Associate Professor

Research Areas

Orthopaedic Surgery, Sport Medicine

Kevin received his M.D. in 1996 from McMaster University in Hamilton Ontario. He completed his orthopaedic residency at The University of Western Ontario in London and fellowships in sport medicine and foot and ankle at the Florida Orthopaedic Institute in Tampa Bay and the Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Centre in Jackson. He returned to London in 2003 where he is Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery at The University of Western Ontario. Dr. Willits’ primary areas of interest are shoulder, hip, knee, foot and ankle and he is primary investigator or co-investigator in a number of peer-reviewed studies dealing with a range conditions in these areas. Apart from his clinical and research activities, Kevin is responsible for the organization of medical care for Western Mustang athletes. As well, he has been the defensive backfield coach for The University of Western Ontario Mustangs since 2003.