Dr. Louis M. Ferreira


Louis Ferreira has a joint appointment in the departments of Surgery, and Mechanical & Materials Engineering at Western University. His research is primarily in the field of Medical Mechatronics, with special interest in orthopaedic surgery and the biomechanics of major joints. The focus of his work is to improve healthcare in the context of orthopaedic surgeries, with specific objectives to improve surgical outcomes and eliminate unnecessary surgical revisions. The research plan is to leverage current technologies and to develop new technologies and methods, in order to provide orthopaedic surgeons with a broad array of new tools and information.

Please see Research Projects and other menu links (top right) to see a list of ongoing work.


Web Sites:

Please visit the Hand and Upper Limb Centre (HULC Bioengineering) Lab website.
Also visit the Surgical Mechatronics facebook page.

Hand and Upper
Limb Centre



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Contact Info

Western Engineering

Spencer Engineering Building,
Room SEB 3024
Ph: 519 661-2111 x86124
Fax: 519 661-3808
Email: lferreir.uwo.ca

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