Sports Medicine Physicians
The four physicians at WSM are certified as specialists in sports medicine by the Canadian Academy of Sports and Exercise Medicine (CASEM) and received post graduate fellowship training in sports
medicine. The WSM physicians are committed to providing expert and comprehensive medical care for both high performance and recreational athletes.
Dr. Doug Dittmer, MD
FRCPC, Physical Medicine + Rehab., Dip. Sport Medicine (CASEM)
Dr. Dittmer is a graduate of Queen’s University and McMaster University and has over 20 years experience as a medical doctor with specialty in Physiatry and Sport Medicine.
Dr. Dittmer has been a Team Canada Physician for three Paralympic Games and several Canada Games events. He was thrilled to be one of the Sports Medicine physicians at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games. He can be seen cheering right behind the bench in the Sports Illustrated photo of the Canadian Men’s Hockey Team’s gold medal goal. He is also currently on staff at McMaster University Sport Injury Clinic, Physical Edge Sports Medicine Clinic in Oakville, and Grand River Hospital at Freeport.