Orchard Addiction Physician
MD, MSc, FRCPC
Dr. Renée Janssen completed her medical training in General Internal Medicine at the University of British Columbia and completed the Addiction Medicine Fellowship through the BC Centre on Substance Use. She has been in medical practice for 3 years.
In addition to her time at the Orchard Recovery Center, Dr. Jensen is Physician Lead for the Addiction Medicine Consult Team at Saint Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver. She is the Site Lead for the Internal Medicine Ambulatory Rotation at St. Paul’s Hospital. Dr. Jensen also serves on the Opioid Stewardship Advisory Committee at St. Paul’s Hospital. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the UBC Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine.
Her interests include addiction medicine, central sensitization syndromes, and medical education. Orchard clients also benefit from her experience caring for patients with fibromyalgia, myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome, and other similar disorders from her practice at the Complex Chronic Disease Program at BC Women’s Hospital.