Dr. David Sommerfreund is an Anesthesiologist at London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.
He is a graduate of Queen’s University, and worked as a pediatric Physiotherapist in Vancouver, BC and New Glasgow, NS for 4 years prior to entering Medical school at the University of Sydney, Australia. He graduated from there in 2007. He completed his internship in Sydney and then returned to London, ON for residency training. He achieved his Royal College Certification in 2013 and subsequently returned to Australia for a Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship before coming back to London, ON to set up practice.
Originally from London, ON, his interests are far reaching, and both sports and family feature prominently in his life outside of work. As the current Vice President of the PSO, he has board responsibilities as well as being a member of the Governance Committee and Medical Advisory Committee for St. Joseph’s Health Care London.