Ryan Jackman

Family Physician

Dr. Jackman is a family physician from Mount Pearl, Newfoundland. He graduated from Memorial University and completed his residency in Labrador with a special interest in rural and remote medicine. He moved to the west coast and joined the team at Medical on Second in early 2019. In his spare time, he enjoys playing hockey, […]

Amanda Hulan-Buckle

Registered Massage Therapist

Amanda Hulan-Buckle graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy, Halifax campus in 2009. She returned to her hometown of Corner Brook and has been treating clients in the surrounding areas ever since. Amanda specializes in prenatal massage, cupping therapy, deep tissue and trigger point therapy. Amanda treats a wide variety of conditions such […]

Stephen Adams

Social Work

Stephen Adams graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Psychology from Memorial University in 2011.   He then graduated with a Bachelor of Social Work degree in 2014 and a Master of Social Work degree in 2015 from the University of Windsor. Since returning to Newfoundland, Stephen has been working as a therapist in Corner Brook […]

Dianne Kennedy

Medical Receptionist

Dianne was born and raised in the beautiful city of Corner Brook.  She graduated and completed Post-secondary studies in Office Administration and Accounting at CNA.   Previous employers were Charles R. Bell, Limited and Immaculate Heart of Mary School. Now working for an amazing team at Medical On Second with “Charlie’s/Veitch’s Angels”, Dr. Nicola Penney, Dr. Paula Cooper and […]

Karen Critch

Medical Receptionist

Dr. Sinead Mercier

Family Physician

Melissa Corbin

Medical Receptionist

Melissa was born & raised in Corner Brook, NL where she has had a variety of jobs. She attended the College of the North Atlantic where she got a Pca diploma & worked in the hospital for the past 4 years. She had the opportunity to work for a general practitioner & thoroughly enjoyed it. […]

Daniel Walters


Daniel graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland with his Bachelor of Kinesiology in 2016. He has previous experience as a personal trainer with a focus on strength training and injury prevention. Daniel is a Corner Brook native and has been involved in many different sports since a young age, some of which include gymnastics, basketball, […]

Rona Bennett

Clinic Assistant

Rona Bennett is originally from Forteau, Labrador and also lived in Truro, Nova Scotia before coming back to Newfoundland in 2005. Rona has worked in many different customer service jobs including retail, hair styling and the auto industry.  She has also previously owned her own auto detailing business! Rona currently lives on the west coast with her […]

Janine Ball


Janine received a diploma in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality from Academy Canada in 2008. She spent 10 years in St. John’s where she began her career as a guest services agent at The Battery Hotel. In 2010 she move onto travel consulting with Carlson Wagonlit Harvey’s Travel. Janine ‘moved back home’ to the west coast […]

Alanna Husch

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Alanna Husch is an orthopedic surgeon from Calgary, Alberta. She completed a B.Sc in Exercise Physiology as well as her Medical Degree from the U of C before moving to St. John’s, NL to complete a residency in Orthopedic Surgery. After becoming a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada […]

Dr. Stephanie Atkinson

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Stephanie Atkinson is an Orthopedic surgeon from Bay Roberts, NL. She completed her undergraduate and Medical Degrees at Memorial University in 2012 and remained at Memorial to complete her residency in Orthopedic Surgery. During residency, she developed a special interest in disorders of the foot and ankle. After becoming a fellow of the Royal […]

Dr. Nadean Caines


Misty Brown

Medical Receptionist

Dr. Crystal Blanchard


Dr. Crystal Blanchard was born in Corner Brook and raised in Cox’s Cove, NL. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree at Memorial University after which she completed a Bachelor of Nursing degree and worked for 5 years as a Registered Nurse in the Emergency Department at the Health Sciences Centre in St. John’s, NL. […]

Dr. Jill Carpenter


Dr. Jillian Carpenter was born and raised in the beautiful town of Norris Point. She completed her undergraduate training in biochemistry with chemistry minor through Memorial University of Newfoundland. She continued her medical training and residency in St. John’s, NL. She has been a full time obstetrician/gynecologist in Corner Brook since 2009. She enjoys spending […]

Katherine Hutchings

General Surgeon

Katherine was born and raised in Corner Brook, NL. She attended Herdman Collegiate before attending university at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College and Memorial University where she obtained an honours degree in Kinesiology. She later obtained her medical degree from Memorial and did her general surgery residency there. She spent four years working in Northern Ontario […]

Dr. Rebecca Lethbridge

Family Physician

Dr. Rebecca Lethbridge was raised in Paradise, NL. She completed a Bachelor of Science degree with First Class Joint Honours in Neuroscience and Biochemistry from Memorial University in 2009. She then went on to complete a Master of Science degree in Medicine (Neurosciences) in 2011 at Memorial University. Afterwards, she went on to complete her […]

Tina Wells

Medical Receptionist

Tina was born and raised in Halifax, NS and moved to Corner Brook 8 years ago . Tina completed administration courses in Dartmouth NS. She has worked for physicians and specialists  for the last 28 years and also work at Cleo’s part time for the past 2 years . She enjoys the outdoors in the […]

Joy Bullen

Occupational Therapist

Joy graduated from Queens University in 2002 with a Bachelors Degree in Occupational Therapy. She has since worked in many diverse fields of practise, including spending five years working and travelling while living in the U.K. While she has worked in mental health, geriatric rehab, orthopaedics, and community support, her primary experience has been in […]

Kim Broderick

Certified Foot Care Nurse

Born and raised in Corner Brook, NL, Kimberly Broderick, LPN CFCN graduated from College of the North Atlantic – Practical Nursing Program 2011 and has since specialized in  Advanced Footcare for Diabetic Management obtaining her certification from The Centre for Nursing Studies in St. John’s NL.  Prior to her healthcare profession she worked in an industrial […]

Dr. Veronica Hutchings

Clinical Psychologist

Veronica is a registered psychologist with a PhD in clinical psychology. Prior to moving back to her hometown of Corner Brook in 2015, she worked for 10 years at the QEII Health Sciences Centre in Halifax. While there, she worked in a number of areas including: pain management unit, multi-organ transplant program (kidney and kidney-pancreas […]

Jaleesa Hawco


Jaleesa Hawco is a graduate of the Memorial University School of Pharmacy, holding a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition. She has worked in many pharmacies across the province, from the East to the West Coast, and has fallen in love with Corner Brook. She hopes to use her […]

Kelly Quinton

Pharmacy Assistant

Kelly was born and raised here in Corner Brook. After living in Ontario for 5 years to study at Humber College, she moved back to her hometown in 2015. She has been working as a healthcare professional since April 2017 and has developed a passion for providing exceptional service to the community. Along with being […]

Jeanie Hann

Office Manager

Jeanie is originally from Pasadena, NL but has been living in Corner Brook since 1999.

Crista Brake

Medical Receptionist for Dr. Blanchard

Crista Brake was born and raised in Corner Brook, NL.  She attended College and graduated from the Office Administration (Medical, Legal & Engineering) Program, Honors With Distinction. She has worked for several physicians since graduation including several General Practitioners, General Surgery, Western Health and now with Dr. Crystal Blanchard, Obstetrics and Gynecology, where she feels […]

Dr. Nicola Penney

Family Doctor

Dr. Nicola Penney is a Family Physician from St. Anthony, Newfoundland. After starting her career as a dietitian, she went on to complete her medical degree and Family Medicine Residency at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. In 2011, she was happy to move back to Newfoundland to settle closer to family. She has been working […]

Dr. Paula Cooper

Family Doctor

Dr. Paula Cooper is a family physician from C.B.S, Newfoundland. She completed both her Medical Degree, and family medicine residency training at Memorial University. During her family medicine residency, she spent the majority of her training on the west coast of the province, and decided that Corner Brook was where she wanted to stay. She […]

Dr. Melissa O’Brien

Family Physician

Melissa O’Brien was born and raised in Corner Brook.  She completed a Bachelor of Nursing Degree at Memorial University and went on to work as a BN in both Corner Brook and Yellowknife.  She then attended McMaster University for her degree in Doctor of Medicine and completed her family medicine residency at Memorial University through […]

Jennifer Veitch


Jennifer received her BScPT from Dalhousie University in 1999. She has worked in private practices in Halifax, NS, St. Johns, NL and Corner Brook, NL...

Michael Wight


A graduate from the Dalhousie University School of Physiotherapy, receiving a Masters of Science in Physiotherapy degree in 2012...

Kelsey Kent


Kelsey graduated from Dalhousie University in 2012 with her Masters in Physiotherapy after completing two Bachelor degrees from the University of Winnipeg...

Deanne Wareham


Deanne graduated from Dalhousie University with her BScPT in 1998. Since then, she has had varied experience in many areas of physiotherapy and has...

Heather Huybregts


Heather graduated from McMaster University in 2008 with a Master of Science in Physiotherapy after completing a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry-Nutrition at Memorial University in 2005. Heather completed post-graduated courses in Functional Dry Needling (Kinetacore), temperomandibular joint dysfunction (APTEI), therapeutic taping (Bahram Jam) and treatment of lumbar spine dysfunction (Jim Meadows). She has incorporated […]

Dr. Katy Smallwood

Obstetrician – Gynecologist

Katy Smallwood was born and raised in Corner Brook, and was thrilled to move back to Corner Brook to work in January 2014. she did her bachelors of Science degree at Acadia University, medical school at Memorial University, and her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Queen’s University, finishing her training in June 2012. She worked […]

Dr. Tracey Wentzell

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Tracey Wentzell, MDCM/MBA, FRCSC, is an Orthopaedic Surgeon. She is originally from Portland Creek, NL and attended Holy Cross School in Daniel’s Harbour. She finished high school on a full scholarship at Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific on Vancouver Island, BC in 1996. She then attended Mount Allison University in Sackville, NB […]

Dr. Shanda Slipp

Family Physician

Dr. Shanda Slipp is a Family Physician originally from Fredericton, New Brunswick.  After attending the University of New Brunswick for her undergraduate degree, she completed her medical degree at Memorial University of Newfoundland, graduating in 2007.  She then completed her Family Medicine residency at Memorial, spending time all over the province from 2007-2009.  After finishing […]

Dr. Perry Osborne

Family Physician

Dr Osborne is originally from Seal Cove, White Bay, on the Baie Verte Peninsula. He graduated with a Masters of Medicine (Immunology: colorectal cancer research) prior to graduating from Memorial University’s School of Medicine in St. John’s, NL in 2006. He completed a residency program in Family Medicine at Memorial University in 2008. He worked […]

Daniel DeGrace

Kinesiologist / CSCS / Personal Trainer

Daniel graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland in May 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. After completing his degree in human movement science Daniel acquired the CSCS credential. Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCSs) are professionals who apply scientific knowledge to train athletes for the primary goal of improving athletic performance. They conduct sport-specific […]

Angie Knee

Registered Dietitian

Angie received her Nutrition degree from Acadia University and became a registered Dietitian after she completed her dietetic internship in Edmonton, AB...

Megan Adams

Registered Dietitian, Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Diabetes Educator

Megan Adams graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Applied Human Nutrition from Mount Saint Vincent University in 2011. For the last three years Megan has been working as a Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator with Family Health Teams and Diabetes Education Centers in Ontario. Megan has extensive experience treating a variety of clients with […]

Erika Fewer

Occupational Therapist

Erika is originally from Central Newfoundland. She graduated from Queen’s University in 2012 with a Masters of Science in...

Beth Crummey

Registered Nurse, Certified Lactation Consultant

Beth is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) with a passion for working with breastfeeding infants and their families ...

Jennifer Harte

Registered Acupuncturist

Jennifer Harte is a Registered Acupuncturist new to Corner Brook and Veitch Wellness Centre. A native Newfoundlander, Jennifer graduated from the Traditional Chinese Medicine ...

Lee Miles

Registered Massage Therapist

Lee graduated from CCMH (Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy) Newmarket, ON in 1997 after completing a Bachelors degree at...

Andrew Stagg

Registered Massage Therapist, Sports Massage Therapist (cc)

Andrew studied Massage Therapy at Academy Canada in St. John’s and completed the 2200hr program in 2012. After obtaining certification with the CMTNL and NLMTA, Andrew joined the Canadian Sports Massage Therapy Association and began the certification process as a Sports Massage Therapist. Andrew has worked with every level of athlete from student to Olympians, […]

Kalia Knight

Registered Massage Therapist

Kalia is originally from Corner Brook and successfully completed the Massage Therapy program at Eastern College in St. John’s. As a RMT, Kalia’s goal is to assist clients into recovery so they leave feeling more relaxed overall, and experiencing relief from their symptoms. Kalia’s treatments and treatment plans will be based specifically on each client’s […]

Irene Barrett

Registered Psychologist

Irene A. Barrett completed an undergraduate degree in Psychology as well as a Masters in Counselling Psychology/Education degree from Memorial University...

Laura Casey Foss

Registered Psychologist

Laura is a registered psychologist who specializes in helping parents, caregivers, and educators meet the developmental needs of children. Her approach...

Suanne Collins

Registered Psychologist

Suanne Collins graduated from Memorial University with a Master of Education degree in Counselling Psychology. After finishing school, Suanne worked within the school system...

Nancy Buckle

Professional Development Counsellor and Yoga Therapist

Nancy Buckle is a Corner Brook native. She holds Masters Degree in Counselling Psychology from Memorial University and is also a Yoga Instructor with Yoga Certifications in Hatha, Vinyasa, Kids/Teen, Partner Yoga and Yoga Therapy. She has spent the past decade in NYC and New Jersey working as an Entrepreneur, Preventative & Developmental Counsellor, Staff […]

Sheila Rowe

Speech-Language Pathologist

Sheila began her professional life as a teacher and received her B.A.(Education) from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1984. During her first 5 years of teaching...

Gina Wheeler

Speech-Language Pathologist

Gina graduated from Memorial University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Linguistics and Psychology, before receiving both a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders (S-LP) from Western Illinois University in Macomb, Illinois. Since completing her education, she has practiced as a Speech-Language Pathologist with Labrador-Grenfell […]

Jolene Martin

Office Manager

Jolene grew up in St Paul’s, NL which is a small community in the middle of Gros Morne national park. She graduated in 1993 from...

Pam Keeping

Clinic Assistant

Pam Keeping joined the Physiotherapy world as a secretary back in 2007. Prior to working with us here at Veitch Physiotherapy, she owned...

Stephanie Sparkes

Medical Receptionist

My name is Stephanie Sparkes and I graduated from college with a Medical/ Legal Office Technology Diploma 17 years ago. Since then...

Sheri Lee Hersey

Medical Receptionist

Hi, my name is Sheri Lee Hersey and I moved to NL as a young girl from NS. I now live in Frenchman’s Cove, which is a small community just outside Corner Brook. I attended university and graduated from CONA with office administration. I have worked in a variety of fields, but felt that the […]

Chris Maddigan

Medical Receptionist

Christine (Chris) was born and raised in Corner Brook, NL. In 1978 she completed Business Administration at CONA and commenced full time employment with Bell Aliant where she exceeded in Customer Service from working in a Business Office environment. She’s a highly motivated team player with strong public relation skills. Chris has always been involved […]

Lisa Colbourne

Clinic Assistant, Receptionist

Lisa was born and raised in Corner Brook. In 1993 she left home with her husband Darren to live in the USA, Germany and Scotland. They moved back home in 1999 ...