Dr. Nili Kaplan-Myrth

Dr. Nili Kaplan-Myrth, MD, CCFP, PhD, is a local family doctor with an interest in supportive GP psychotherapy, women’s health, and GBLTQ health. She spent fifteen years before her medical training as a medical anthropologist with expertise in social determinants of health; body image, gender, sexuality and feminist theory; partnerships in health policy development; Indigenous self-determination; disability studies; and interdisciplinary action-based research methods. She’s taught women’s health, written journal articles and published two books, Hard Yakka: Transforming Indigenous Health Policy and Politics (2007) and Women Who Care: Women’s Stories of Health Care and Caring (co-edited in 2010). A third book is to be released by Pottersfield Press in spring 2017,  Much Madness, Divinest Sense: Women Who Care About Mental Heath (also co-edited). Her three children keep her on her toes, her husband teaches her guitar, and she quilts for friends.
Learn more about Dr. Kaplan-Myrth on her website: http://www.drkaplanmyrth.ca/
Please note: Dr. Kaplan-Myrth is not accepting new patients as her practice is currently full.

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102 Lewis Street
Ottawa, ON
K2P 0S7
Phone: 613-230-7891
Fax: 613-569-1831
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Mondays: 7:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesdays: 7:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesdays: 7:30am - 7:00pm
Thursdays: 7:00am - 8:00pm
Fridays: 7:00am -5:00pm

Saturdays*: 11:00am - 3:00pm

Hours are subject to change.


You can take advantage of the free 3-hour street parking on Delaware St. There are also several other streets within a couple of blocks (south) of the clinic with free 1 hour parking (Waverly, Frank, MacDonald).

If you require 2 hour parking, please go to McLaren St.