Ontario hospital mourns the sudden death of three doctors

A hospital in Ontario mourns three doctors in the Greater Toronto Area and died suddenly within four days of the past week.

“Dr. Jakub Sawicki, Dr. Stephen McKenzie, and Dr. Lorne Segall were respected physicians who devoted their lives to caring for patients and communities,” said Trillium Health Partners. statement On social media. “It is a deep sorrow for THP to mourn the deaths of the three doctors who recently died.”

A Trillium Health spokesperson refused to provide details of the doctor’s cause of death because of the need to protect the doctor’s health information.

Segall, a 49-year-old otolaryngologist at Credit Valley Hospital, died on July 17 after “a year of ridiculously unfair and fierce fighting against advanced lung cancer.” His obituary Read.

A hospital in the Peel region died shortly after starting a fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccine to adult residents. July 14..

However, Trillium Health, which operates hospitals in Toronto and Mississauga, Another tweet The rumors prevailing on social media linking the death of a doctor to the COVID-19 vaccine are “just not true.”

After the tragic news about the death of a doctor was announced, several hospitals in Ontario’s medical network expressed their condolences.

“Please accept our deep sympathy and heartfelt condolences from all of us in Sunny Brook,” said Sunny Brook Health Science Center. Said on twitterThe doctors added that they would be remembered for their commitment to health care and the health of their community.

“During this time, our hearts reach out to each family. We seek counseling about their sorrows and that these doctors have lived an honorable life to save others. I hope we know and find peace in ourselves. ā€¯Homewood Health Said on social media..

William Osler Health System Sent Condolences to family, friends and the entire THP team.

Another GTA Doctor, Dr. Paul HannamHe is responsible for emergency medical care at North York General Hospital, but died suddenly while running on July 18. Hannam was an Olympic sailor and a marathon runner.

Andrew Chen


Andrew Chen is a Toronto-based Epoch Times reporter.