HealthChoicesFirst.com Announces Appointment of Dr. Grant Lum to Medical Board
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 4, 2013 (VANCOUVER) Dr. Grant Lum has joined the Medical Board of HealthChoicesFirst.com, a directory and community of 300 leading health and wellness providers sharing healthy living solutions through a comprehensive online library of videos.
Dr. Lum is a Sports Medicine physician and medical director of Athletic Edge Sports Medicine Centers in Toronto. He is a lecturer at the University of Toronto in the Faculty of Medicine, teaching sports medicine. He is the medical director of the Fitness and Lifestyle Management Program and varsity team physician at George Brown College, the Team Physician for the National Squash Team, a consultant for the NHL Players’ Association, and was recently appointed to the National Hockey League’s Second Opinion Group.
“Sports medicine is such a central part of HealthChoicesFirst.com,” says Jackson Sayers, CEO, HealthChoicesFirst.com. “We have videos on a variety of sports and activities, as well as injury prevention, MRI and CT scans, sports equipment and much more. We look forward to working with Dr. Lum as we continue to build these unique, solution-based videos that help people safely stay active.”
In addition to his expertise in sports medicine, Dr. Lum has worked extensively with the Performing Arts Community. He is an adjunct professor in the Faculty of Fine Arts in the Department of Dance at York, was the Toronto physician for three Cirque du Soleil productions, and has worked with performers from the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and the Canadian Opera Company with shows including Fame, Rent, The Lion King, Miss Saigon, and Chicago and more.
“Not only has Dr. Lum had a long and successful career as a physician, he is also involved with the performing arts community and has appeared many times in print, on radio and on television,” says Sayers. “He has been interviewed by the Canadian Press, The Toronto Star, The Globe and Mail and more. He is a trusted speaker and this is key when it comes to providing consumers with crucial health information they can rely on, which is what HealthChoicesFirst.com prides itself on.”
HealthChoicesFirst.com is a national health and wellness directory that connects consumers with providers such as physicians, dentists and physiotherapists based on their geographic location, and features over 1,500 solution-based videos and articles. With resources on topics such as diabetes, nutrition, fitness, prenatal and postnatal health, sexual health and sports injuries, HealthChoicesFirst.com is the largest provider of video content of its kind in North America. HealthChoicesFirst is backed by a number of qualified and experienced partners, and continues to expand its medical and corporate governance boards across the country.
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