The Waterside Clinic

Specialty: Rheumatology


125 Bell Farm Road
Suite 203
Barrie, Ontario
L4M 6L2 CA

Active Studies


Dr. Derek Haaland, Rheumatologist
Dr. James Tyler

Derek Haaland, MSc, MD, FRCPC

Dr. Derek Haaland is a board certified rheumatologist and Medical Director at The Waterside Clinic. Dr. Haaland has been conducting clinical trials since 2008 and has experience in over 35 phase II, III, and IV clinical trials, with disease conditions including acne, ankylosing spondylitis, atopic dermatitis (eczema), psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and urticaria (hives). Additional research interests include allergies, asthma, connective tissue disease, fibromyalgia, inflammatory myopathies, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, rhinitis, scleroderma, tendinitis, bursitis, and vasculitis.

Dr. Haaland is also an Assistant Clinical Professor at the McMaster University Department of Medicine, and an Instructor for the McMaster University Internal Medicine Program.

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