Are you a Physician Looking for Job in Ontario?

Ontario's cities have become hubs for global talents, with Toronto being considered the most diverse city in the world. Over half of its 3 million population is made up of people who were born outside of Canada, and over 180 languages are spoken here. According to Statista, Ontario is experiencing an upward trend in population growth, with a current population of almost 16 million and growing by 114,225 people in just one quarter. With population growth comes the need for access to more healthcare providers.

Recently, analytics have shown a possibility that in 2024, around 2.3 million Ontarians will not have access to family doctors. However, the province is home to more than 400 hospitals, which is over 40% of all hospitals in Canada. The employment demand for medical professionals and family physicians in Ontario is booming with job offers, especially since many baby-boomer generation doctors are planning to retire.

Overall, Ontario presents doctors with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to build a balanced life, achieve professional goals, and enjoy a substantially higher quality of living.

Open Jobs for Physicians and Doctors in Ontario

Cornwall, Ontario
Long Term
Jun 21, 2024
FULLY LICENCED ONLY / Job ID: Check 2276 Pediatrician required for Community Hospital, 1 Hour from Ottawa  Job Details: Our client in Cornwall, Ontario is looking for a full-time Pediatrician to join their community hospital team in the Pediatric and Obstetrical units combined as Women’s and Children Health Services, offering 24/7 pediatric and obstetric coverage for newborns, teenagers, and children. Hospital on call pediatric coverage includes seeing healthy newborns, managing paediatric inpatients, seeing emergency consults at the request of the emergency physicians as well as attendance at delivery if requested. Hours of work and on call schedule to be discussed. The Department works closely with the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) in Ottawa who are also the referral center to help manage more complex patients. Every year, the hospital Labour and Delivery Unit helps to deliver around 600 babies from across Eastern Ontario. This opportunity offers a quality of work life in an environment where physicians, staff and volunteers live by the values of Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Engagement (ICARE).  The clinic uses Cerner EMR, and training is provided prior to start date with support provided during the first few shifts. Payment structure is fee-for-service, and the range of potential full-time annual earnings is $250,000-$350,000.   Incentives Available to the Physician: Reimbursement incentive to be discussed.  Clinic Details: This is a level 1 community hospital with Pediatric and Obstetrical Units combined as Women’s and Children Health Services offering 24/7 obstetrician coverage and pediatrician coverage for newborns, teenagers, and children. Serving a catchment area of 120,000 people. There is one full-time Pediatrician currently working in the department assisted by locums.  Cornwall is an exceptional location along the shores of the St Lawrence River, with lots of water access available. The city has an extensive bike trail system as well. Located approximately 1 hour’s drive from both Ottawa and Montreal, as well as being minutes away from the US border. Many physicians commute from Ottawa or Montreal, while others live on beautiful waterfront properties right here in town. Cornwall has a VIA railway station with easy access to major Canadian cities; Toronto is around 3 hours 30 minutes away by train.  Requirements:  •  Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) Certification  •  College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) Full Licence        
Kingston, Ontario
Long Term
Jun 18, 2024
FULLY LICENCED ONLY / Job ID: 1696 Site Visits Welcome at Busy Clinic! (with pics) Job Details: Our client in Kingston, Ontario is looking for a full-time Psychiatrist to join their busy Family Practice and Walk-in clinic. High demand for services, and you can expect to quickly fill your clinic. The clinic uses PS Suite EMR, and offers billing support. Payment structure is fee-for-service, split arrangement is 70/30, and the range of potential annual earnings is $200,000-$350,000.  Incentives: Site visits are welcome; to be discussed with eligible candidates. Clinic Details: This is a polyclinic medical facility in a prime location in Kingston offering walk-in services and specialty services including Pediatrics and Obstetrics/Gynecology. It is a turn-key operation with onsite Pharmacy and Laboratory. The facility currently operates Monday – Saturday 9am - 6pm.  Requirements:  •    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) Certification •    College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) Full Licence  
Toronto, Ontario
Long Term
Jun 17, 2024
FULLY LICENCED ONLY / Job ID: 1998 Option to join FHO and No Split for First 3 Months  Job Details: Our client in Toronto, Ontario is looking for a full-time and/or part-time Family Physician to join their Family Practice/Walk-in clinic. There is an opportunity to join a FHO. The clinic is open 7 days a week with about 50 working hours. You can expect to see 40 patients per day and can see more at your choice. There is currently one other physician in the clinic with a full practice who is retiring in the near future and will be gradually passing patients to the incoming physician. Marketing support will be provided to ensure patient flow. The clinic uses Telus Health EMR and offers billing support. Payment structure is fee-for-service, and the range of potential annual earnings is $300,000-$400,000.  Overhead Split Incentive: Overhead split is 0% for first 3 months, then 10% for 3 months then 15% for 3 months, then 20% going forward for a 2 year contract  Clinic Details: The clinic is in a state-of-the-art building that has a lab with on site testing, x-ray, physiotherapy, pain clinic, pharmacy, pediatrician, hearing clinic and a café. There is also plenty of parking for patients and staff. The clinic is in mid-town Toronto with restaurants and shopping centres that is surrounded by a dense diverse residential community. Requirements:  •    College of Family Physicians Canada (CFPC) Certified •    College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) Full Licence    
Cobourg, Ontario
Long Term
Jun 3, 2024
IMG SUPPORT AVAILABLE / Job ID: 2270   GP Anesthesia required on the Beautiful Shores of Lake Ontario  Job Details: Our client in Cobourg, Ontario is looking for a full-time Family Practice Anesthesia Physician or Anesthesiologist to join their community hospital team. This is a full scope anesthesia service, the physician should be comfortable with peds under 2 years of age, assisting in ICU and ER. Anesthesia services include General Surgery, Obstetrics, Gynecology, ENT, Ophthalmology, Urology, Plastics, and Dental procedures. Hours of work are a regular OR day from 7:30am-3:30pm. On Call is 24 hours and is home call, which requires you to be nearby the hospital. Weekend call is typically taken as 72 hours from Friday at 6am-Monday 6am. The facility uses Epic EMR hospital wide. Payment structure is fee-for-service with on call stipend. The range of potential full-time annual earnings is $300,000-$400,000.  Incentives Available to the Physician: Physician keeps all fee for service billings and on call stipend from hospital.   Clinic Details: The hospital is open 24/7 and offers 365 days Anesthesia service. There is a multidisciplinary team including ER, OBGYN, Gen Surgery, ENT, ICU, and a Hospitalist in house, as well as other multiple visiting specialists.   The town of Cobourg is situated, along the beautiful shores of Lake Ontario with a population of around 20,000 and is only an hour from the Greater Toronto Area.  Requirements:    •  Postgraduate training from Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, or USA  •  Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) Certification or  •  College of Family Physicians Canada (CFPC)-FMA Certified   •  Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO)    
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Moving to Ontario

Ontario is a popular destination for healthcare professionals who are looking to level up their lifestyle with numerous attractions, such as Niagara Falls, beautiful provincial parks, and four of the five Great Lakes. The major cities of Ottawa and Toronto offer historical heritage and amazing museums. Additionally, Ontario has an outstanding infrastructure for recreation and sports, including Scotiabank Arena, Rogers Centre, 841 golf clubs, and hundreds of leisure centers with swimming pools, hockey rinks, and a variety of sports facilities under one roof. There are even casinos available for entertainment.

The province has major cities like the Greater Toronto Area and Ottawa, as well as smaller cities such as London, Windsor, and Hamilton, in addition to beautiful rural locations across the province, which provide many living options for a healthy work-life balance.

Although the cost of living in Ontario is higher than in other Canadian provinces, the opportunities for career growth, education, business development, and discovery make it an attractive destination for talented professionals. The province has a favorable climate, 48 airports, and numerous tax credits and benefits that reduce tax pressure.

Key facts about Ontario to consider your relocation:

  • Ontario's budget for 2024 includes $546 million over three years, intending to connect an additional 600,000 people to primary health teams (composed of family doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, social workers, dieticians, and health professionals).

  • The province has 48 airports, including the biggest international airport across the East Coast, Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) offers direct and convenient flights to other provinces, daily flights to Ireland, UK, Europe, US, and other international destinations.

  • The population of Ontario reached 15.61 million people by the end of 2023, currently growing at a record-setting pace.

  • GST tax in Ontario (HST) 13%

  • Ontario offers 23 provincial universities and hundreds of prestigious colleges, making this an ideal province with educational opportunities for physicians and families.

  • Ontario borders on the US with access to 14 road border crossings including the Buffalo- Niagara Falls, which is a 2 hour drive from Toronto into New York State, US

About Ontario

Learn More About Major Ontario Cities and Townships


Ajax is a town in the eastern part of the Greater Toronto Area, located about 30 minutes from downtown Toronto. It’s proximity to the city, but quiet setting has been attracting many to the area that want to be close to everything, but still feel like they are in a rural setting. Ajax is a progressive, diverse and vibrant waterfront community that prides itself on fostering community inclusion and diversity, and having an environment friendly philosophy. 

If you are wanting to capitalize on the fact that Ajax is along the shores of Lake Ontario, there are a number of options for neighbourhoods - Duffins Bay, Discovery Bay, Clover Ridge and Pickering Beach are just some of the neighbourhoods that residents have flocked to in order to capture the views and be close to the beach. For commuters, the west side of town may be ideal to cut down travel time. The neighborhoods of South Greenwood, Duffins Crossing and Riverside are all great options. If you are wanting to be right where the action is and close to amenities then the east side of town has some great locations. The neighbourhoods of Deer Creek, Audley North or Audley South all offer easy access to shopping, restaurants and entertainment. 

For further information please check the following links:

Town of Ajax

Ajax Wikipedia


Nepean is a residential municipality of Canada’s capital city of Ottawa that was an independent city until it amalgamated with Ottawa in 2011. The population of Nepean is about 170,000, and the population of the entire city of Ottawa is 1,394,000 people. The area borders both the Ottawa and Rideau River, so there are plenty of ways to enjoy waterfront activities, and there are plenty of beautiful parks to enjoy as well. 

For further information please check the following links:

Nepean Wikipedia

Nepean Guide

Ottawa Tourism

City of Ottawa

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