Dr. Maegan Rutherford

Dr Rutherford grew up in Winnipeg. She received undergraduate degrees at both Queen’s University and the University of Manitoba prior to completing her Doctor of Medicine, also at the University of Manitoba. Dr. Rutherford then completed a 5-year surgical residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Dalhousie University.

In 2015, Dr Rutherford joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Brandon Regional Health Centre. She was also appointed to the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba as a lecturer in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr Rutherford is commited to educating and mentoring learners and holds the positions of Director of both the Undergraduate and Post-Graduate Obstetrics Programs for the University of Manitoba Max Rady College of Medicine Brandon Campus. Dr Rutherford takes an active role in the education of undergraduate medical students and post-graduate trainees in Family Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology residency programs, with a particular interest in simulation-based learning and hands-on skill development.

Dr. Rutherford provides surgical and emergency services in gynecology and obstetrics at the Brandon Regional Health Centre, as well as routine obstetrical care on the maternity unit. Dr Rutherford provides low and high-risk obstetrical care in the clinic, as well as general gynecology, colposcopy and minor procedures such as IUD insertion. Areas of special interest include minimally-invasive surgery, gynecologic dermatology, infertility, colposcopy, contraception, hereditary cancer-syndrome risk-reduction, transgender care and menopause.