Physician stories

Physician stories

Nova Scotians care about their doctors and want to celebrate the qualities that make them special. These stories highlight the great work local physicians are doing across the province, showcasing their expertise and leadership within health care, and within their communities.


 

Dr. Rob Doyle

Dr. Rob Doyle

Kentville anesthesiologist Dr. Rob Doyle would like to see physicians play a bigger role in physician recruitment, to help ensure that patients – and communities – get the services they need.


 

Dr. Leanne DeLong

Dr. Leanne DeLong

Shelburne family physician Dr. Leanne DeLong is working tirelessly to care for patients in a community hit hard by doctor shortages. Read her view on what it will take to get more doctors in rural Nova Scotia.


 

Dr. Ian Slayter

Dr. Ian Slayter

Practising in an under-resourced area, Antigonish psychiatrist Dr. Ian Slayter is working hard to see more patients and encourage more physicians to work in rural communities.


 

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