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Our physicians are Canadian licensed and practice family or emergency medicine right here in Ontario. Each provider is passionate about delivering outstanding healthcare, and serving the community in new and innovative ways.

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Meet some of our doctors.


Dr. Adrianna Arkilander
ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Arkilander is a practicing emergency room physician in Southwestern Ontario. She received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Guelph and her Doctor of Medicine from McMaster University.  She completed her residency at McMaster and has over 10 years of experience in adult and paediatric medicine.


Dr. Brett Belchetz
ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Belchetz is CEO and a practicing emergency room physician in Toronto, with extensive experience in both adult and paediatric medicine. He received his Bachelor of Science with Honours from the University of Western Ontario, and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Toronto Medical School. He completed specialty training at the University of Toronto, having served as Chief Resident of his program. Dr. Belchetz is dedicated to improving access to care and helping the sustainability of our healthcare system.


Dr. Marni Brooks
Family Physician, Toronto

Dr. Brooks is a practicing family physician in Ontario. She received her Bachelor of Science degree at McGill University where she wrote her thesis in the area of paediatric pain. Dr. Brooks completed both a Master of Social Work degree and a Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Toronto. She completed specialty training at the University of Toronto. She is also an active member at the Ontario Medical Association, serving on the Executive for the Section on Addiction Medicine.


Dr. William Cherniak
ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Cherniak is a family and emergency physician practicing in the Greater Toronto Area. He is passionate about sustainable and equitable global health development and is actively involved in research into maternal and child health, global health education and collaborative programming. He is a lecturer at the University of Toronto in the Department of Family and Community Medicine, and a co-founder and Executive Director for Bridge to Health Medical and Dental, a Canadian registered charity working in southwestern Uganda. Dr. Cherniak recently completed a Masters in Public Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, with a concentration in health in crisis and humanitarian assistance.


Dr. Shafik Dharamshi
ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Dharamshi has been a staff physician in the emergency departments of the Scarborough Hospital and Rouge Valley Health System for the past 27 years. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from McMaster University, and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Toronto. He obtained specialty training in Emergency Medicine and Sports and Rehabilitation Medicine, and is a clinical instructor and lecturer at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Dharamshi enjoys the challenges of taking care of patients with a wide variety of clinical problems, and is a strong advocate for excellent and timely healthcare.


Dr. Mark D’Souza
ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. D’Souza is a practicing emergency room physician in Toronto, with extensive experience in both adult and paediatric medicine. He received his Bachelor of Arts & Science from McMaster University, and his Doctor of Medicine from Queen’s University. He completed his specialty training at the University of Western Ontario and his fellowship at the University of Manitoba. Dr. D’Souza has experience as well in palliative care and chronic pain.


Dr. Eric Fonberg
Family & ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Fonberg is a family and emergency physician with more than 30 years of experience practicing primary care and hospital based medicine. He received his Doctor of Medicine from Western University, and his Master of Public Health from Harvard University. Throughout his career, Dr. Fonberg has practiced medicine in a variety of settings in urban and rural communities in Ontario and Canada’s Arctic, and has been Chief of Emergency Medicine and Chief of Staff at numerous hospitals in Toronto. He is a lecturer at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine.


Dr. Francine Gerstein
Family Physician, Toronto

Dr. Gerstein practices family medicine and cosmetic medicine in Toronto. She received her Bachelor of Arts with Honours from the University of Western Ontario, and her Doctor of Medicine with Honours from the University of Toronto Medical School. She completed specialty training at the University of Toronto. Francine is committed to providing excellent and up-to-date medical care to all her patients, and has extensive knowledge and expertise in cosmetic medicine. Medical writing is another of Francine’s passions. She co-authored a series of children’s medical books which were published and released by Tundra (Random House) in 2011.


Dr. Lana Grigoriou
ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Grigoriou is a practicing emergency room physician at the Scarborough and Rouge Hospital and the Hospital for Sick Children. She received her Bachelor of Science with Honours from the University of Calgary and her Doctor of Medicine at the University of Western Ontario. She completed Royal College specialty training at the University of Toronto.


Dr. Peter Iracleous
ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Iracleous is a graduate of the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, practicing as an emergency room physician in the Greater Toronto Area for over 9 years. He is highly specialized in all urgent care issues, and has extensive knowledge and expertise in cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Iracleous is extremely compassionate, and dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to all his patients.


Dr. Michael Li
Family & ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Li is trained in family and emergency medicine and currently practices as a full time emergency physician in the GTA. He completed his Doctor of Medicine and specialty training in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He subsequently went to the University of British Columbia for subspecialty training in Emergency Medicine, where he concurrently practiced in a family medicine clinic. Dr. Li has a strong interest in quality improvement and medical education, and is also a lecturer at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine.


Dr. Kate McLachlin
Family Physician, Toronto

Dr. McLachlin is a family physician with a special interest in palliative care. She maintains a comprehensive rural family practice in Collingwood where she provides community, hospital, hospice, and nursing home care. She is also the Medical Director of Campbell House Hospice. Dr. McLachlin received her Bachelor of Health Science from the University of Western Ontario with an Honours certificate in rural health. She completed both her Doctor of Medicine and her specialty training in Rural Family Medicine at McMaster University, and has a certificate of added competency in Palliative Medicine recognized by the Canadian College of Family Practice.


Dr. Paul Medve
ER Physician, Simcoe

Dr. Medve is a practicing emergency room physician, and also takes care of hospital in-patients in Simcoe, Ontario. Currently, he is Medical Director of two long term care facilities, and was Chief of Emergency Medicine at Norfolk General Hospital from 2009 until 2016. From 1990 until 2002, he ran a busy family practice, giving him extensive experience with acute and chronic medical issues in all age groups. Dr. Medve received his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Medicine from the University of Western Ontario, and completed postgraduate training at the Ottawa Civic Hospital.


Dr. Michael Verbora
Family Physician, Toronto

Dr. Verbora practices family medicine in Toronto, and specializes in student health. He received his Bachelor of Science with Honours from the University of Windsor, his Masters of Business Administration from Odette School of Business, and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Western Ontario. Dr. Verbora completed specialty training at the Toronto Western Hospital, while acting as the OCFP (Ontario College of Family Physicians) Chair of the Residents Committee.


Dr. Tanja Vlahovich
ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Vlahovich has been practicing full-time emergency medicine in the GTA for the past 10 years, and has extensive experience in family medicine and urgent care. In addition, she is very comfortable in all aspects of adult and paediatric medicine. Dr. Vlahovich completed her Doctor of Medicine and speciality training in Family Medicine at Queen’s University. She finished her Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science at the University of Guelph. Dr. Vlahovich is eager to provide excellent medical care to all of her patients.


Dr. Michael Wansbrough
ER Physician, Toronto

Dr. Wansbrough works as an emergency physician at Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was post graduate education coordinator from 2003 until 2016. He is also a Critical Care Transport Physician for Ontario’s air ambulance service, ORNGE, and teaches at the ORNGE Academy of Transport Medicine, as well as an Advanced Pain Practitioner diplomate of the American Academy of Pain Management and has a busy practice focused interventional pain management at the Wilderman Clinic. After graduating from medical school at McMaster University and completing a residency in Family Medicine at McGill, Dr. Wansbrough worked with the Canadian Network for International Surgery (CNIS.CA) as both a director, and in field work, developing curricula in injury and maternal health in east Africa. He continues to work with the CNIS in developing, evaluating and expanding programs. Dr. Wansbrough has a diploma in Tropical Medicine from the London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene and a Masters in Communicable Diseases Epidemiology (University of London). He worked for the LSHTM in Gambia on vaccination research, after which he completed a fellowship in Emergency Medicine from the University of Toronto. He is involved in Ontario’s Emergency Medical Assistance Team (EMAT), and participated in medical preparedness for the 2010 G8 summit, and also developed and ran the Emergency Medicine Fellowship Simulation program at the University of Toronto.