Dr. William Harvey was born and raised in rural Newfoundland and studied biology and music at Acadia University before completing his MD at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He went on to complete a residency in family medicine at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia where he has practiced and taught medicine in a small town outside Halifax for 15 years before working in Etobicoke doing family practice for 5 years. He also is a piano player, singer, and recording artist on the pro music scene with his wife Eileen Joyce.
He has always strongly emphasized preventative medicine in his practice with a strong interest in nutrition, exercise, and natural therapies. He has an interest in minor surgical procedures such as joint injections, IUD insertions, skin biopsies. practice. Dr. Harvey is interested in providing care to patients in the full spectrum of life from well babies and treatment of childhood illnesses to contraception, women’s and men’s health, prenatal care, treatment of chronic disease, and palliative care.
He is excited at this move to small-town Innisfil to begin a new life and medical practice away from the big city.