2018 Family Practice of the Year

November 21st, 2018

We are proud to be named the “Family Practice of the Year” for 2018 by the Ontario College of Family Physicians.    Each year the OCFP celebrates the outstanding skill, knowledge and dedication of family doctors across Ontario through their Awards program. The recipients exemplify the vital work family doctors do to help keep Ontarians … Read the full article

It’s Nurse Practitioner Appreciation Week – Nov 11-18

November 11th, 2018

Medical Associates of Port Perry Give thanks to our Nurse Practitioners! Happy Nurse Practitioner Week,  November 11-18, 2018.

Regular Walk-in Clinic hours set to resume following Port Perry Hospital re-opening Sept 5th!

July 27th, 2018

With Port Perry hospital set to re-open on Wednesday, September 5th, our regular Walk-in Clinic hours resume.  The walk-in clinic will remain open from 9am – 9pm 7 days a week until Tuesday, September 4th.  Enhanced services will not be available on Sept 4th, as the equipment that was utilized for these more specialized services … Read the full article

It’s Nursing Week!

May 9th, 2018

On behalf of the physicians and staff at Medical Associates of Port Perry and the North Durham Family Health Team, a huge shout out of “THANKS” to our amazing nursing team!

Many thanks for a job well done!

Enhancing Care for North Durham Residents

November 9th, 2017

Lakeridge Health and Medical Associates of Port Perry Partner to Offer Extended Urgent Care Close to Home Durham Region – Lakeridge Health and Medical Associates of Port Perry are joining to provide new services and access to more urgent care, which will allow those with complex health care needs to receive treatment closer to home. … Read the full article

We Walked for Mental Health Awareness….

June 15th, 2017

The 12th Annual Community Care Durham Walk for Mental Health Awareness took place at Heydenshore Park in Whitby, and NEW THIS YEAR also at Palmer Park in Port Perry.  Participants had the option to walk or run a 1, 2 or 5 km path along the scenic waterfront trail at each location.  it was a … Read the full article

Thanks for getting involved in #GETLOUD for Mental Health Week 2017

May 8th, 2017

Your participation in Mental Health Awareness Week 2017 was greatly appreciated. Please continue to participate in mindfulness activities in your daily life to reflect on your own attitudes and take action for increased mental health awareness.   Take a social media break You are what you eat – Take note of what and how much … Read the full article

National Immunization Awareness Week was a GREAT SUCCESS!!

April 28th, 2017

Thanks to all for your participation in our Immunization Awareness Event.  Well done.  It was a GREAT SUCCESS!!

Please join us again next year when we can again spread the word on the importance of immunization for our
patients, ourselves and our community.

Canada’s Family Physicians of the year

November 14th, 2016

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Merrilee Brown on being named one of Canada’s Family Physicians of the year by the College of Family Physicians.  Dr. Brown was nominated based on her contributions to outstanding patient care as well as her dedication to well-being in the community along with her passion for educating future generations … Read the full article

It’s Canada’s National Non-Smoking Week!!!!

January 21st, 2016

Wednesday, January 20th the North Durham Family Health Team Smoking Cessation Counsellors and our Public Health Representative held our “Trash the Ash Smoking Cessation Day” the main lobby of the Medical Associates building from 9am to 4pm.  Counsellors provided education and resources to promote Smoking Cessation. The event saw many people stop by and take … Read the full article