Our Doctors

Our doctors and staff are dedicated to lifelong learning. We incorporate evidence-based advances into the provision of excellent healthcare.

Our mission is to demonstrate stewardship of healthcare resources via judicious and appropriate ordering. We seek to empower healthy behaviour while meeting the unique needs of the residents of Thunder Bay.

Dr. Charles Branch

Speciality: Family Medicine

Education: MD

Work Days: Monday to Friday

Dr. Carla Dubois

Dr. Carla Dubois completed her undergraduate medical education at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and her Family Medicine Residency at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. Dr. Dubois has been practicing office and hospital-based family medicine in since 2013. Areas of interest include preventive medicine and women’s health.

Speciality: Family Medicine

Education: MD CCFP

Work Days: Monday to Friday

Dr. Michelle Echum, M.D., CCFP

Dr. Michelle Echum completed her undergraduate medical education at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, and her Rural Family Medicine Residency at the Pembroke site of the University of Ottawa. Dr. Echum has been practicing office and hospital-based family medicine since 2016. Areas of interest include preventative health and palliative care.

Speciality: Family Medicine | Education: MD, CCFP | Work Days: Monday to Friday

Dr. Dani Garon

Dr. Dani Garon completed her undergraduate medical education at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and her Family Medicine Residency at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine.

Speciality: Family Medicine

Education: MD CCFP

Work Days: Monday to Friday

Dr. Michael Long

Nipigon Family Health Team July 2013 to present

Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre July 2013 to present

Dr. Michael Long completed his undergraduate medical education at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and his Family Medicine Residency at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. Dr. Long has been practicing family medicine and emergency medicine since 2013. Areas of interest are emergency medicine and aesthetic medicine.

Speciality: Family Medicine

Education: CCFP, Family Medicine

Work Days: Monday to Friday

Dr. Jason A. Shack, BSc, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Dr. Shack received his MD from the University of Toronto and completed both his Rural Family Medicine Residency and his Family Practice Anesthesia Fellowship in the North with the Northeastern Ontario Family Medicine Program.  Dr. Shack is a lifelong resident of Northern Ontario, being born and raised in Schreiber. Dr. Shack is an Associate Professor and Assistant Dean, Learner Affairs at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and is an active staff member at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre.

Speciality: Family Medicine | Education: BSc, MD, CCFP, FCFP | Work Days: Monday to Friday

Dr. Shannon Wesley

Speciality: Family Medicine

Education: MD

Work Days: Monday to Friday

971 Carrick St. Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6L9