Alegro Health Corp.

Alegro Health Corp.

January 16, 2007 15:55 ET

ALEGRO HEALTH CORP. Announces New Superintendent for Don Mills Surgical

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 16, 2007) - Alegro Health Corp., (TSX VENTURE:AGO) a provider of medical, surgical, disability management and multidisciplinary rehabilitation services announced today that the Company has appointed Dr. Robert G. Gordon as new Superintendent of its Don Mills Surgical Unit division.

Dr. Gordon received his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Calgary and was an orthopaedic intern at the University of Toronto. He is certified by The Royal College of Surgeons of Canada in Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Clinical Fellow of Sports Medicine at the U. of T. Currently Dr. Gordon serves on the orthopaedic staff of both the University Health Network (Western Hospital) and the Sir William Osler Health Centre (Etobicoke Hospital). He also serves as a Board Member of the Ontario Orthopaedic Association Executive. In addition to being the author or co-author of numerous orthopaedic research papers, Dr. Gordon has delivered many related speeches and presentations, both in North America and abroad.

"We are very pleased to have a surgeon with Dr. Gordon's experience and dedication as Superintendent of the DMSU", said Brenda Rasmussen, Chairman and CEO of Alegro. "The appointment of a highly-regarded othropaedic specialist to this position indicates our resolve to increase the level of orthopaedic services offered at the Don Mills Surgical Unit", she added.

"The Company would also like to thank Dr. William Orovan, who is retiring from the position of Superintendent and has been instrumental in the development of the DMSU since its acquisition by Alegro" Ms. Rasmussen said.


Alegro Health Corp. is a Canadian healthcare service provider.. The Company is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "AGO". (

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