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

Flu Shot Clinics to start Monday, October 30th

October 24th, 2017

Our supply of flu shot vaccines have arrived from Durham Region Public Health and we are ready to start our 2017-2018 flu Shot clinics. Clinics will operate Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 12:30pm and 1:30pm to 4:30pm in suite 108 on the first floor.  Please bring your heath card with you.

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

The Winter 2016/2017 Newsletter is here!

January 4th, 2016

The Winter 2016/2017 newsletter has arrived.  Winter Newsletter – 2016/2017 to download your copy today.

Prediabetes/Diabetes Awareness and Education day a HUGE success

December 1st, 2015

On November 26th, the North Durham Family Health Team hosted a Prediabetes/Diabetes Awareness and Education Day for the public.  The booth in the main lobby of the Medical Associates building greeted a large number of patients and provided information on how you can live a healthy life with Diabetes.  They also provided healthy recipes, exercise … Read the full article

Health & Wellness Fair coming soon!!!

January 29th, 2015

North Durham Family Health Team’s first annual HEALTH & WELLNESS FAIR Tuesday, March 3, 2015 1:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. Medical Associates of Port Perry We are excited to bring you a variety of interactive ideas and resources which promote a healthy lifestyle. YOUR WELLNESS JOURNEY BEGINS WITH A SINGLE STEP…. We look forward to … Read the full article