Derek JensenHe provides care to post-overdose, stroke, and brain injury patients at a local facility in Winnipeg.
Derrek Jensen BSc, BSc (Med), MD, CCFP – Medical Director, Withdrawal Management
Aurora Recovery Director of Detoxification Services
Dr. Jensen has played an integral role in establishing detoxification services at Aurora Recovery. Having obtained his Bachelor of Science with Distinction in Chemistry and Microbiology at the University of Manitoba, he continued at the University of Manitoba to obtain his Bachelor of Science (Medicine), Doctor of Medicine and Postgraduate Medical Education in Family Medicine.
Dr. Jensen is also the medical director of an organization providing medical care to home bound patients dealing with various medical issues which can include addictions and withdrawal management. In addition, he provides care to post-overdose, stroke, and brain injury patients at a local facility in Winnipeg. With an interest in opiate addiction, Dr. Jensen currently works at a clinic providing opiate replacement treatment. He is a recipient of the Governor General’s Bronze Medal Award and maintains membership with The College of Family Physicians of Manitoba, Doctors Manitoba, The College of Family Physicians of Canada, and The Canadian Medical Association.