Rick Zarnett, MD, is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Cleveland Clinic Canada. His clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery and knee and shoulder reconstruction.

Dr. Rick Zarnett received his Orthopaedic Surgery training at the University of Toronto and received a Master’s degree in Medical Science from the University of Toronto. Dr. Zarnett has done fellowship training in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. He is on staff at Humber River Hospital and is the Surgical Director of Centric Health Surgical Centre Toronto.   

He is the Head Physician for the Toronto Argonaut Football Team and the Orthopaedic Surgeon for the varsity athletes at York University.

When he’s not treating patients, Dr. Zarnett enjoys bicycling and spending time with his family.


University of Toronto 
Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery
Toronto Western Hospital/Orthopaedic and Arthritic Hospital
Doctor of Medicine 
University of Toronto 
Toronto, Ontario
Master's Degree University of Toronto
Medical Science
Toronto, Ontario


  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons on Canada

Specialty Interests 

  • Arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery

Professional Memberships

  • Ontario Medical Association
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA