Current Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Full Time
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital
Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine
Nanaimo (PDF)
Shift/Hours of Work
Full Time


Community Information

Nanaimo is a growing, vibrant, and family-oriented community that enjoys access to abundant outdoor activities, with proximity to Victoria as well as Vancouver --- a 90-minute ferry or 20-minute seaplane ride away. 

The community of 85,000 offers a wide variety of cultural and educational opportunities including an 800 seat waterfront theatre, the Vancouver Island University and adjacent renowned private school options.

Job Summary

The Division of Dermatology of the Vancouver Island Health Authority has an opportunity for a Dermatologist in Nanaimo.

Dermatologic services on Vancouver Island are currently provided in the cities of Courtenay, Nanaimo and Victoria.

In Nanaimo you will join one other medical dermatologist providing services to a referral population of 250,000.  The patient population is quite varied with emphasis on seniors, presenting with skin cancer.  Local services include phototherapy and excellent plastic surgery expertise.  Affiliation with the University of British Columbia’s Island Medical Program provides teaching opportunities to medical students and residents.

Renowned for its natural beauty, mild climate and abundant recreation, Nanaimo offers unlimited possibilities for your career, family and future!


Education, Training and Experience

• Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) or eligible - Dermatology
• Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia


Qualified candidates are invited to submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter and three (3) references to:

Melissa Allen, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital
1200 Dufferin Crescent
Nanaimo, British Columbia  V9S 2B7
Email:  physicians@viha.ca
Fax:  250-716-7747

NOTE: In accordance with immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens, landed immigrants and permanent residents of Canada.

We would like to thank all candidates in advance for their interest and only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to confirm the receipt of individual applications or resumes.