Dr Stephanie Rhone 1
September 14, 2018

As an obstetrician/gynecologist, Dr Stephanie Rhone is highly respected by her colleagues and patients as a top-notch clinician, especially with early pregnancy complications, pregnancy loss, gynecologic surgery and reproductive imaging.

Had she decided to simply focus on her clinical ...

Dr David Wood
August 17, 2018

When Dr David Wood was four years old his maternal grandfather, only 64, died of a sudden heart attack while chopping wood on the Sunshine Coast. That tragic event, combined with Dr Wood's later fascination with the workings of the human body, meant there was never any question that he would...

Dr Linda Uyeda
July 26, 2018

Dr Linda Uyeda first learned about the impact of stress, and how mindfulness practices could help reduce it and improve health and wellbeing, when two life events collided.  

She was a busy GP, a few months out of residency, living in Vancouver, when she developed muscle stiffness,...

Dr Richard Wadge
July 10, 2018

Since April, in the series "Doctors Making a Difference, "Doctors of BC has been profiling BC physicians going above and beyond to create better patient care or improve the medical system. 

We've asked doctors to nominate their colleagues, a number of whom this spring...

Dr Melissa Obersholster
June 20, 2018

In addition to caring for her patients, she is a leader in recruiting physicians to Vancouver Island. “We don’t recruit a physician, we recruit a family.”

 

When Dr Melissa Oberholster first arrived in Nanaimo BC, straight from South Africa in January 2009, two feet of...