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Dr. Benjamin Ritsma MD, FRCPC, CSCN Diplomate (EMG)
Dr. Benjamin Ritsma
Assistant Professor

Educational Background:

Bachelor of Science (BSc) – University of Waterloo

Doctor of Medicine (MD) – The University of Western Ontario

PM&R Residency – University of Ottawa & FRCPC (2016)

Fellowship – University of Toronto (2017)

CSCN Diplomate (EMG) (2017)


Clinical Interests:

Stroke Rehabilitation

Electrodiagnostic Medicine (NCS/EMG)

Spasticity Management (including botulinum toxin therapy)

ALS/Neuromuscular Rehabilitation


Educational Activities:

Resident teaching

Clinical skills


Research Interests:

Post-stroke recovery

Qualitative patient assessment in ALS care