Dr. Patrick Whelan
Dr. Patrick Whelan is Chief of Surgery at Markham Stouffville Hospital, a position he has held since 2009. He has a lead role in surgical quality improvement at the hospital.
Dr. Whelan completed his BSc degree at Memorial University and went on to medical school at Dalhousie University. He completed his surgical training at the University of Toronto and worked for a year in British Columbia. Dr. Whelan has a special interest in surgical oncology and has completed extra training in that field.
Dr. Whelan is a proud Newfoundlander. He is well known for his gregarious laugh and his significant volunteer efforts around the world. He has seen the whole country and he thinks MSH is the best!