Wolfish, Karen

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Dr. Karen Wolfish MD, FRCSC
Assistant Professor,Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Ottawa

Contact Information

311-1919 Riverside Dr.,
Ottawa, ON K1H 1A2
Phone: (613) 526-0080
Fax: (613) 526-9749


Dr. Karen Wolfish is an Obstetrician Gynecologist in the Division of General Obstetrics & Gynecology. She has been on staff at The Ottawa Hospital since its amalgamation in 1999 and was previously in practice at the Riverside Hospital of Ottawa since 1996.

After obtaining her medical degree at University of Ottawa in 1990, Dr. Wolfish undertook residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at The University of Toronto. She became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in 1995. She undertook an additional year of postgraduate training in 1996 in Colposcopy and Hysteroscopic Surgery at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Wolfish is an Assistant Professor at the University of Ottawa. She is involved with undergraduate and resident clinical teaching in the office and hospital. She has a private office practice and is based at the General and Riverside Campuses for hospital care. Her office practice comprises general obstetrics, gynecology, and colposcopy.

Dr. Wolfish is a member of University of Ottawa Gender and Equity Committee.

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