Dr. Harold Chyczij

Dr. Chyczij (pronounced ‘hitch-ee’) is Head of the Department of Vascular Surgery. He is known for being direct with his patients, backed by a friendly and open manner. Dr. Chyczij is very passionate about vascular surgery and his team.


BSc (Physiology), University of Ottawa

MD, University of Ottawa

Internship, Toronto East General and Orthopedics
University Toronto

Residency, General Surgery, University of Alberta

MSc, University of Alberta

Clinical Fellowship in Vascular Technology (RVT)
University of Alberta

Residency, Vascular Surgery, University of Alberta

Current Appointments

  • Vascular Surgeon, Active Staff, Capital Health Authority
  • Clinical Professor, University of Alberta
  • Chief, Section of Vascular Surgery, Edmonton Zone
  • Director (Acting), Division of Vascular Surgery
    University of Alberta           

Clinical Interests

  • Endovascular and Open Thoracic and Aortic Surgery
  • Peripheral Arterial Surgery
  • Stroke (Carotid) Surgery
  • Renal Access Surgery
  • Venous Surgery
  • Vascular Ultrasounds

Our surgeons have experience in a wide range of vascular procedures.