Welcome to the sault ste. marie, ontario website for physician recruitment

We’ve got your prescription for the lifestyle that you desire. The Physician Recruitment and Retention Committee would like to welcome you to a community where life is at a relaxed pace, you have immediate access to outdoor activities and attractions and where you can enjoy life to the fullest at a cost of living that is well-within your means. And its all right here.....in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario!

To read our brochure, please see It's about time. (52mb)

To read our quarterly newsletter, please see fall 2011 issue.

Explore Sault Ste. Marie

With a population just under 80,000 Sault Ste. Marie is large enough to offer the amenities of a mid-sized city but still small enough to be personable. You can commute from the cottage into work in under an hour and ‘rush hour’ is an unknown reference of time.


  • four distinct seasons
  • just over an hour's flight time to major cities
  • twenty-minute drive to the beach
  • located on the TransCanada Highway and the U.S. border
  • a setting that includes lakes, forests, and the mountains of the Canadian Shield