Dr. Marie Gear Nominated for Outstanding Physician Award!
The Municipality of South Bruce Council is honoured to have nominated Dr. Marie Gear for the 2019 Council Award through the College of Physicians, honouring Outstanding Physicians. This nomination was seconded by the Wingham and Area Health Professionals Recruitment along with numerous letters of support.
This nomination is to recognize Dr. Marie Gear for the outstanding service that she has provided to her patients in South Bruce and surrounding communities over the past 38 years and for her satellite office here in Teeswater. Dr. Gear has previously been awarded the Rural Service Award from the Society of Rural Physicians and for Outstanding Community Service Award by the CCAC.
Patients of Dr. Gear hold her in high regard for her empathy, kindness, intelligence and commitment to their health and wellbeing and has been described by her colleagues as an exemplary role model as a rural physician. South Bruce Council is honoured to have a physician that they feel exceeds the criteria required to achieve this prestigious award.