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About Brunswick Medical Centre


Dr. Irina Turchin, MD, FRCPC

Dr. Turchin welcomes new and returning patients and is always committed to serving you in a prompt, courteous and compassionate manner focusing on medical dermatology. As a medical dermatologist, Dr. Turchin treats patients with psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, skin cancer and many other skin conditions.

Dr. Turchin has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alberta. She did her medical training at the University of Calgary and completed Dermatology residency at McGill University. Dr. Turchin is board certified in Dermatology in both, Canada and United States.

Dr. Turchin holds memberships with Canadian Dermatology Association, American Academy of Dermatology and European Academy of Dermatology. She continuously keeps herself up-to-date with the latest medical discoveries by frequently attending national and international conferences and presenting at scientific meetings. Dr. Turchin is interested in medical innovation and is involved in clinical trials.

Dr. Turchin is committed to medical education as Assistant Professor at Dalhousie and Memorial Universities. She preceptors medical students and residents and commonly presents on dermatology topics to other physicians. She also partakes in public education forums for patients.

Dr. Turchin and staff would like to offer their expertise in assisting you with your toughest skin problem.

Meet our Team

WendyAdmin Assistant
Wendy is our Medical Administrative Assistant. She attended Atlantic Business College, Medical Secretary Course in the early 90’s. Wendy has been working at BDC since June 2017. She brings her outgoing personality and many years of administrative experience to our team. Wendy enjoys spending time with her family and her dog Rusty.
KatlynLicensed Practical Nurse
Katlyn is an LPN who graduated from NBCC St. Andrews in 2014. She began her career in the acute care setting, and after spending 9 months at home taking care of her beautiful baby girl Zoey, she joined the BDC team in 2017.
In her spare time Katlyn loves relaxing at home with her family of 3, spending time with friends, doing yoga and curling up with a good book.
ShannonRegistered Nurse
Shannon is a Registered Nurse. Shannon graduated from UNB Nursing in 2001. She worked in various fields of Nursing. Shannon joined BDC in 2013 and now heads up various research and clinical initiatives. She is an active member of Dermatology Nurses Association.
In her spare time, Shannon enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, and skiing. She has a special love for all animals.