+ 15 Weekend Courses a Year in 4 Provinces
+ Ottawa & Montréal Have Instruction in Both English & French.
+ Learn US-guided injections for joints, tendons, ligaments & nerves.
+ Learn scanning on each other
+ Learn injections on cadavers (Level 1 & 2)
Including 2 Boot Camps + 1 Year of Learning
The Mentorship offers comprehensive, ongoing support... for a whole year!
Which Handheld Machine Should I Buy?
Dr. Johnson reviews the 4 most popular handheld US machines in Canada for both SMUC and Orthopaedic-Ultrasound.com
MD, CCFP (SEM), Dip.Sport Med
RMSK Certification since 2019
One of the only Sport Med
doctors in Canada with the RMSK Certificate
"After spending more than 8 years flying all over the USA and Mexico for prolotherapy, PRP and Stem Cell courses, I was still handcuffed by my lack of US skills. "
"I finally found an excellent Ultrasound training program in the UK. I spent the
summer of 2017 flying to London seven times for the program but it was worth every penny! "
SMUC Director of Education
Kapil is a CPOCUS Independent Practitioner Certified in MSK, Core, Diagnostic, and regularly instructs for Emergency ultrasound and ATLS courses.
His extensive experience teaching the above ultrasound scanning courses gives him a unique perspective on ultrasound education amongst our group.
He works tirelessly to develop systematic, step-by-step teaching aids for the SMUC attendees and Mentorship Program participants.
Nathan has been using MSK Ultrasound for 4 years and in that time has focused him practice towards delivering ultrasound-guided regenerative medicine.
He is the medical director Regenerative MD and Birchcliff Health Concierge and previously was the lead executive health physician for the Cleveland Clinic, Toronto. Nathan has travelled to a dozen ultrasound course in different parts of the world and is proud to bring that knowledge back to Canada and SMUC.
MD, CCFP, FCFPC, EM, SEM,
RMSK since 2009
One of the very first sports medicine doctors in Canada to achieve the RMSK designation.
She divides her workweek between Emergency Room work at Georgian Bay General Hospital and her Sports Medicine Clinic in Midland.
She has served for many years as the team physician for Hockey Canada U-18 National Women's Program
Orthopaedics Course Instructor
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency- UBC
Knee-related pathology, and lower extremity trauma fellowship training- Sydney Orthopaedic Research Institute & University of Sydney (2011-2012)
"I am excited to be a part of the SMUC team in developing and delivering a new course specifically tailored to the needs of orthopaedic surgeons and our patients!"
MD, CCFP (SEM), Dip.Sport Med
SPORT MEDICINE FELLOWSHIP AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA
Chris works as a Team Physician for Alpine Canada, works in Rural Emergency Departments, in Calgary as an ICU Extender, and his Sport Medicine Practice is based at Group23 in Calgary.
MD, CCFP (SEM), Dip. Sport Med
In 2018, Dr. Hall became one of the first Canadian sport medicine doctors to perform Stem Cell injections for treatment of knee osteoarthritis.
Dr. Hall is an owner of Grand River Sports Medicine in Kitchener, Ontario.
He has worked with members of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors and the National Ballet Company and has covered Winter Olympic events in 2010 and the Pan Am Games in 2003 and 2015.
Certificate of IROM -
Orthopedic Medicine 2018
Dr. Gupta is an owner of Cloud Care Clinics in Toronto.
Trained in Family Medicine, he quickly became a firm believer in holistic pain management and has been adding new skills almost every year to help his patients heal from trauma.
His main focus at the moment is regenerative medicine techniques such as PRP and prolotherapy mixed with nerve blocks for chronic pain management.