Dr. Dujela is a frequent lecturer and instructor on foot and ankle surgery at medical conferences nationally. He has served as faculty internationally at orthopedic surgery conferences, including meetings in Europe and Asia. He teaches surgical techniques to other physicians at various surgical skills courses throughout the USA.
He serves as the national chairman of the Education and Scientific Affairs Committee for the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons which is responsible for developing regional and national surgical courses/materials. Additionally, he serves on a national committee responsible for developing the board certification exam for foot and ankle surgeons. He is a peer reviewer for the Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery as well as a consultant for orthopedic industry companies lecturing on emerging technologies.
He has also been appointed to the executive board of the Global Foot and Ankle Community comprised of an international group of orthopedic and podiatric foot and ankle surgeons who are considered to be thought leaders in the profession.
Dr. Dujela has trained with some of the world’s leading orthopedic surgeons through two international orthopedic surgery fellowships in Germany and Switzerland. Dr. Dujela additionally completed a prestigious visiting fellowship training program at the internationally recognized Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center in Columbus Ohio under the direction of Dr. Thomas Lee, M.D., current president of the American orthopedic foot and ankle society.
Dr. Dujela was born and raised in Victoria, Canada, and is an avid hockey fan. His pride and joy is his wife Liliana, and their two children Christian and Maddie who enjoy travel, soccer, skiing and the amazing quality of life in the Pacific Northwest