About Durham Vein & Laser Centre

Dr. Martin C. Stewart, M.D.,C.C.F.P., F.R.C.S.(C)

Martin StewartDr. Stewart is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He has Canadian College of Family Physicians certification in Family Medicine. He is a graduate of the Queen’s University Faculty of Medicine and The University of Toronto Surgical Residency.

Dr. Stewart is a General Surgeon with 25 years of clinical experience in the treatment of venous disorders. He has worked as a staff General Surgeon with Lakeridge Health Corporation since 2002. He is active in the surgical training of residents from both the department of Family Medicine and The Department of Surgery from Queen’s University and the University of Toronto.

Our Philosophy:

It’s simple. At Durham Vein and Laser Centre we take pride in a careful, individualized approach to vein care. Each patient comes with a unique set of venous issues and the care must be tailored to them. We utilize only the safest, and most regulated technology in the delivery of our care.

…meet the rest of the team

Lisa Cochrane, B.Sc., RDMS

Lisa CochraneLisa graduated from the University of Charles Stuart with her Bachelor of Science and remains an active member of the Canadian Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography and the American Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonography.

Lisa has been a member of Lakeridge Health for over 15 years.

She strives to provide quality, patient-centered care through continued education and dedication to her patient’s individual needs.

Lisa is very excited to be part of the Durham Vein and Laser Centre.




Roshelle Thorpe B.Sc., RDMS

Roshelle ThorpeRoshelle Thorpe is a sonographer who graduated from the Mohawk-McMaster Institute for Applied Health Sciences with a diploma in Medical Imaging in 2001, after receiving her Bachelor of Science from McMaster University.

She worked at the University Health Network in Toronto for five years prior to joining Lakeridge Health Corporation.  Roshelle has prioritized patient care and comfort in her role at Lakeridge Health.

She is pleased to have the professional challenge of being part of the Durham Vein and Laser Centre team.

Come and see us for a free consultation.