Meet Dr. Allan

Dr. Bruce Allan, PhD, MD, FRCS(C), is the heart of the Allan Centre. Highly respected by the women he treats, their families and the medical community, he is one of Calgary and Canada's best-known and most trusted obstetrician-gynecologists. Dr. Allan is noted for the atmosphere of trust and respect he has fostered and his ability to put his patients at ease.

Dr. Allan's training as a specialized gynecologist enables him to understand all aspects of a woman's cosmetic, gynecologic and sexual health concerns.  Only a certified gynecologist has the training and expertise to address all the areas of genital, vulvar, vaginal and labial health and wellness, and the very specialized surgeries to address these very intimate areas.

Education and Training

Dr. Allan obtained his undergraduate degree in science from the University of Manitoba in 1979 and did graduate work at the University of Alberta, obtaining a PhD in genetics. He received his Medical degree from the University of Calgary and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Calgary. He is currently both a staff surgeon and the Chief of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the South Health Campus hospital in Calgary. He has a special interest and advanced training in all types of vaginal cosmetic surgery. This special interest, and inquiries from his patients, led Dr. Allan to train with Dr. David Matlock at the Beverly Hills Surgery Center where he perfected his female genital cosmetic surgery techniques. Dr. Allan was also trained in hair transplant techniques in California and Canada. He is a certified surgeon for Hair Club and provides hair loss services for both women and men.

Professional Registration and Licensing:

Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada (LMCC)

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC)

Registration with the College of Physicians & Surgeons, Province of Alberta

Staff Surgeon, South Health Campus, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Chief, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, South Health Campus, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Past President, Alberta Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists

Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Calgary

Hair Transplant Surgeon, Hair Club, Boca Raton, FL, USA

Professional Memberships:

Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

Alberta Medical Association

Canadian Medical Association

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists

International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery

Publications by Dr. Allan:

Allan, B., R. Brant, J. Seidel and J. Jarrell. Declining sex ratios in Canada. Canadian Medical Association Journal 1997; 156(1):37-41.

Martyn, P. and B. Allan. Long-term follow-up of endometrial ablation. Journal of the American Association Gynecol. Laparosc. 1998; 5(2):115-118.

Hilton, J., B. Allan, C. Swaby, R. Wahba, J. Jassell, S. Wood, S. Ross, Q. Tran. IV Nitroglycerin for external cephalic version: randomized trials in nulliparas and multiparas. Obstet. Gynecol. 2009; 114(3): 560-567.