1. Dr. Abdullah Hussaini is joining February 2024 and taking over for Dr. Lavanya Dinesh
Dr. Lavanya Dinesh is leaving as of February 19th, 2024.
Dr. Abdullah Hussaini is joining in January 2024 and is taking over her practice in February 2024. He is also accepting new patients. He is eager and excited to begin caring for you and growing his practice.
He speaks Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi in addition to English.
Please see his bio link here
2. Dr. Lawrence Lerner has retired
After 50 years practicing medicine Dr. Lawrence Lerner has retired.
Dr. Massoome Najafi has taken over his practice.
If you are Dr. Lerner's patient please call the office to confirm you would like Dr. Najafi to take over your care.
Click here to read a letter Dr. Lerner has written thanking his patients.
Join us in wishing Dr. Lerner a happy and well deserved retirement!
3. New family doctors have joined our group:
Dr. Isaac Sobukunola and Dr. Shihani Thillaivasan
Malvern Medical Centre welcomes 2 new family physicians to our group. They are currently accepting new patients.
Please complete our New Patient Registration form or call 416-291-7719 to book an appointment with them.
FYI DR. THILLAIVASAN IS ENGLISH SPEAKING ONLY
4. Health811 (Formerly Telehealth)
Do you have a medical questions outside of our clinic hours?
Contact Health811 for medical advice from a registered nurse at:
1-866-797-0000 or TTY : 1-866-797-0007
or visit their website at: Health811 - Health811 (ontario.ca)
5. 211 Ontario Hotline
211 Ontario is a hotline that connects people to social services, programs and community supports. Live support is available Monday-Friday 7am-9pm in 150+ languages. Navi the ChatBot is available 24/7.
Visit the website at: 211 Ontario