Rick Gardner

Medical Director / Medical

Rick Gardner serves as an orthopedic surgeon and Medical Director at CURE Ethiopia. He completed his surgical training in the UK and spent his fellowship at the Hospital for Sick Children, in Toronto, Canada. His first introduction to CURE was in 2009 as a surgical fellow at CURE Malawi. Seeing the burden of childhood disability firsthand in Sub-Saharan Africa and the impact that CURE was having in the country were instrumental in his move to Ethiopia.

His wife, Anne, is a microfinance consultant. They have three children.

Articles by Rick Gardner


Coming Together Through Adversity

Access to Essential Surgery

Can mission hospitals contribute to capacity building?

In the Field

Why I chose to work for CURE