November 13, 2018

Most people may not have heard of Dr Laura Arbour. She is a BC physician who also happens to be one of Canada’s leading medical geneticists specializing in Indigenous populations, making a real difference for patients and communities throughout the province.

Two formative...

DMAD Dr Jiang
October 12, 2018

When Dr Charles Jiang first came to Canada from China, almost two decades ago, he was lucky — he was able to pick up English quickly, despite never having worked or lived in an English-speaking environment.

Trained as a surgeon in Shanghai, Dr Jiang had been awarded a scholarship, under...

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 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...