“When we got here after being in Columbia and in Ontario, we said, “Well, the search is over. There is no need for us to keep looking.” — Dr. Victor Espinal

The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia serves the public by regulating the province’s medical profession in accordance with the Medical Act and its regulations. All physicians in Nova Scotia must be licensed by the College in order to practise medicine in the province.


With a great diversity in the sizes and locations of health centers across the island there is a work place to suit the career path and lifestyle of any doctor. From fishing villages, to urban centers, Cape Breton Island welcomes you.

Have a look around at some of the things our island has to offer #EXPLORECB