Dr. John G. Cinats

Orthopedic Surgery, Knee and Sports Medicine

32 yrs Practicing as a Specialist
25 yrs Experience as an Independent Medical Examiner

CPSA Physician Details


  • MD Doctor of Medicine (University of Alberta, 1980)
  • LMCC – Licentiate of Medical Council of Canada
  • FRCSC – Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons Canada – Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Cinats graduated from the University of Alberta Medical School in 1980, followed by the completion of a Family Practice Residency at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton. Succeeding his Family Practice Residency, Dr. Cinats completed his Orthopedic Surgical Residency at the University of Alberta and his Masters of Sciences Degree through the University of Toronto. He returned to Edmonton in 1988 and joined the Edmonton Orthopedic Group.

Dr. Cinats participated in numerous orthopedic research projects through the University of Alberta and held the position of section head of Orthopedics for Capital Health as well as President of the Alberta Orthopedic Society.

Dr. Cinats resides in Edmonton with his wife Cindy.  John is an avid squash player and a yoga pilates enthusiast.  John golfs and hikes in his spare time.