Meet our Physicians

We believe in delivering healthcare to our community at a level above the rest. As part of the Sudbury Family Health Organization (, NEOMO is a team of 4 physicians who work with 2 physician assistants in an interdisciplinary model.

Dr. Reena Dhatt
Dr. Dhatt is in her 24th year of family practice and still provides office hours five days a week. In addition, she is often here on weekends offering “overflow” appointments for all NEOMO patients. She is also active in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching as an Associate Professor at NOSM. She has recently taken on the position as primary care LHIN lead, Sudbury in an effort to build a strategic partnership between the Ministry of Health, family practice and community partners. She is participating in boards at the OMA, PCTA, NOAMA, Ontario College of Family Physicians, OMD and NOSM and is also a member of the Provincial Council on Child and Maternal Health. Dr. Dhatt is also helping to build a Health Link with the Canadian Association of Mental Health, participate in a Managed Alcohol Program (wet shelter) and help develop a clinic downtown for marginalized populations. She provides Allergy Services for all of Northern Ontario. She is holds certification in Travel Medicine and Occupational Health. She is the lead of our Clinical Trials, Travel, Allergy and Skin Departments. Dr. Dhatt plays golf, tennis, paddle boards in the summer and snowboards in the winter. She tries to keep up with her teenage boys.
Dr. Michel Gauthier
Dr. Gauthier has been in practice for 37 years and continues to work full time providing comprehensive care to patients here at NEOMO. In addition, he provides after hours and “overflow” appointments in the evenings and weekends. He is the Medical Director at St. Gabriel’s Villa in Chelmsford. He is also an Associate Professor at NOSM and provides clinical teaching to undergraduate, postgraduate medical students and physician assistant learners. He also provides GP allergy services for all of Northern Ontario. He is certified by the International Society of Travel Medicine to offer all travel related services. He also holds certificates in Occupational Health and Independent Medical Examinations. He is the lead of our Corporate and Occupational Health Departments. He is an avid golfer and snowboarder. He is the proud father of six children and five grandchildren.
Dr. McKay
Dr. McKay graduated as an aeronautical engineer from the University of Alberta in 1981. Following this he returned to Medical School at Queen’s University graduating in 1989 and completed his residency at McGill University in 1991. He has now been practicing comprehensive family since 1991. Dr. McKay is also an Assistant Professor at NOSM and participates in teaching at all levels of learners including the physician assistant program. He has provided excellent care to residents at St. Gabriel’s Villa. He offers Independent Medical Examinations and is also certified in Occupational Health. He leads our Insurance Department and is the Chief Financial Officer at NEOMO. He is an avid sailor and is the proud father of two Engineers.
Dr. Gervais
Dr. Gervais officially joined NEOMO on April 1, 2015 and is an incredible addition to our physician team. She is a kind, compassionate, and brilliant new doctor who is working on building her practice while also being a busy mother of two.