Robert Sookochoff, M.D., has been named of president of Ministry Medical Group (MMG).
Dr. Sookochoff has more than 30 years of family-practice experience including outpatient, inpatient, emergency department and obstetrics care. He has been practicing medicine since 1981.
Dr. Sookochoff has held a position in senior medical leadership with MMG for the past seven years working in MMG’s Northern Region. He completed his medical training at the University of British Columbia and held an internship at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine, Ottawa, Ontario. Recently, he earned an MBA from the University of Tennessee.
“I am excited to begin my new role with Ministry Medical Group,” Dr. Sookochoff said. "I look forward to working with our medical teams, as well as Ministry leadership, to meet the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead in healthcare.”
“Bob brings strong leadership skills and the ability to work well with people. In addition, as a physician leader he brings great insights about care delivery to Ministy,” Nick Desien, president and CEO of Ministry Health Care, said.
“I am pleased that he has accepted this role with the medical group and as a member of the organization’s senior leadership team.”