Leadership & Members

The Ottawa Department of Medicine, Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation prides itself on its outstanding leadership. Our leadership team delivers a compelling combination of vision, collaboration and support.  Our approach creates an environment that inspires and encourages individuals to be the best in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and ensures that we are working together to meet the goals of our organization, our partners and the broader health care community.

Shawn Marshall MD MSc FRCPC

Head, Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Shawn Marshall is a specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Professor and Division Head of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Ottawa and The Ottawa Hospital. He is also Department Head of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Bruyere.  READ MORE about Dr. Shawn Marshall.

Gerald Wolff MD FRCPC

Director Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency Program

Dr. Gerald Wolff is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa. He received a BSc in Kinesiology from the University of Western Ontario in 2000, and completed his medical school training at Queens’ University in 2004. Read more about Dr. Gerald Wolff


Physical Medicine & Rehabiliation Staff and Their Subspecialty Areas:


  • Dr. Meena Acharya (Stroke Rehab)
  • Dr. Jeff Blackmer (Spinal Cord Injury Rehab)
  • Dr. Usha Buenger (Pain & ALS Rehab)
  • Dr. Sue Dojeiji (Musculoskeletal Medicine & Rehab)
  • Dr. Nancy Dudek (Amputee Rehab)
  • Dr. Hillel Finestone (Stroke Rehab)
  • Dr. Anthony Lentini (Musculoskeletal Medicine & Rehab)
  • Dr. Lynne MacGregor (Spinal Cord Injury Rehab)
  • Dr. Shawn Marshall (Acquired Brain Injury Rehab)
  • Dr. Anna McCormick (Pediatrics Rehab)
  • Dr. Vidya Sreenivasan (Spinal Cord Injury Rehab)
  • Dr. Guy Trudel (Musculoskeletal Medicine & Rehab)
  • Dr. Scott Wiebe (Musculoskeletal Medicine & Rehab)
  • Dr. Gerald Wolff (Musculoskeletal Medicine & Rehab)
  • Dr. Christine Yang (Stroke Rehab)

Cross Appointment:

  • Dr. Douglas McKim (Respirology )

Family Physicians:

  • Dr. Anthondy Lofaro (Family Medicine)
  • Dr. Andrea Faught (Family Medicine)