Meet Our Team



Sport Medicine Physician

MD, FRCPC, Physical Medicine + Rehab

Diploma Sport Medicine

Dr. Douglas Dittmer runs a sport injury and musculoskeletal consultancy clinic at Physical Edge Physiotherapy. Dr. Dittmer is a graduate of Queen’s University and McMaster University and has over 25 years experience as a medical doctor with specialty in Physiatry and Sport Medicine. He has been a Team Canada Physician for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games, 3 Paralympic Games.and the Toronto 2015 PanAm and ParaPanAm games. He recently completed a term as the president of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine Physicians.

Dr. Dittmer can help you with any of the following musculoskeletal problems:
• Low Back Pain
• Neck Pain
• Shoulder Pain
• Tennis-Golfers Elbow
• Knee Injuries
• Ankle and Achilles tendon Injuries
• Plantar Fasciitis
• Custom Bracing + Orthotics
• Cortisone Injections
• Viscosupplementation


Initial consultation and follow up appointments are covered by OHIP. Since Dr. Dittmer is a specialist, a referral from a family doctor is required for the initial consultation.