I am a sports medicine physician new to the Victoria-area and I have recently been appointed Chief Medical Officer of Rugby Canada. My office is based at the rugby Canada National Training Centre in Langford.
Regenerative injection therapy under ultrasound guidance for joint, ligament and tendon regeneration. Comprehensive care for chronic unresolved injuries.
Undergraduate Degrees: University of Michigan 1970 BSc. Magna Cum Laude University of British Columbia 1976 M.D. Graduate Degrees: University of Michigan 1972 MSc Education, Physiology of Exercise Special Professional: Rotating Internship - Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, completed 1977 Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada 1977 Certificant of the College of Family Physicians of Canada 1986.
Linda is a sport & emergency physician in Nelson, BC. She works with Whitewater Ski Patrol, and Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing, where she is a certified ski guide and mountain rescue physician. She has also worked for the Canadian Alpine Ski Team as part of the Medical Group. She does consultations in Sport Medicine in Nelson as well as in remote communities, and has served on medical crews for various events, and as expedition physician for high altitude ascents in Nepal. She is an instructor in wilderness pre-hospital medicine and a co-developer of The Wilderne
MD-University of Toronto, FRCSC-ortho,University of Toronto, Fellowships-University of British Coumbia & University Hospital in Geneva, Switzerland. VanOC 2010-Alpine Skiing Orthopaedic Surgery Venue Manager, Canadian Alpine Ski Team-member of group of team physicians, Canada Winter Games-volunteer physician.