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Prince George Division member wins 2017 My Family Doctor award

Dr Cecilia Siegling, a member of the Prince George Division, has won the 2017 My Family Doctor Award from the BC College of Family Physicians. The award honours the relationship between a family doctor and their patient, giving patients an opportunity to nominate their family doctor for providing outstanding care.

Dr Siegling was nominated by a patient whose husband she cared for through cancer treatment and hospice care. The patient described Dr Siegling as “our most trusted resource and the most compassionate support” the family could have imagined. “No matter how overwhelming and scary cancer became,” said the patient, “we always knew that we could come home to our family doctor to help us sort things out.”

Dr Siegling graduated medical school in South Africa, moved to Canada in 2002, and settled in Prince George in 2006. She now operates a solo family practice with approximately 2000 patients.

Click here to read an interview with Dr Siegling in the Prince George Citizen about her award win.

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