Dr. Avneet Parmar, whose been taking emergency room shifts at Stevenson
Memorial Hospital since November, and joined the Alliston Family Health
Team in February, was "officially" announced this afternoon as the
area's newest physician recruit.
Dr. Parmar received her medical degree (MBChB Medicine) from the
Leicester Medical School in England and completed her family medicine
residency at McMaster University in Ontario in 2013.
The press release noted she enjoys working with children and was
involved in public health initiatives designed to encourage children
and adolescents to take an interest in their own health... hopes to
work collaboratively with patients to help them achieve their own
health care goals.
"Coming from a small town in England, I'm thrilled to be joining your
community in the New Tecumseth area," said Dr. Parmar. "As a general
practitioner, I am passionate about providing care to everyone from all
backgrounds and ages and I look forward to bringing my experience to
the Alliston Family Health Team and Stevenson Memorial Hospital. Thank
you to everyone who has made me feel so welcome and made this
transition a pleasure."