Hamilton’s hospitals, through their affiliation with McMaster University’s Faculty of Health Sciences, are able to offer an academic environment where patients benefit from some of the most technologically advanced treatments and are cared for by some of the most talented medical professionals in the country.

“Hamilton Health Sciences is such a hot bed for innovation that it’s easy to get excited about research and find the mentors and support you need.”

-Dr. Alison Niccols

To practice as a specialist in Ontario, you must become certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Specialists may work in a variety of settings, including offices, hospitals and health sciences centres. They might also have a practice that encompasses different components, such as hospital and academic. Read about specialist physician compensation models.

Specialists in Hamilton are recruited directly by McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences or St. Joseph’s Healthcare. Please visit their websites for more information about your specialty.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Hamilton Health Sciences

St. Joseph’s Healthcare