Teresa FortunaMD, FRCPC

Assistant Professor, Chief: IWK Diagnostic Imaging


Email: tfortuna@dal.ca
Phone: 902-470-8800
Fax: 902-470-7463
Mailing Address: 
IWK Health Centre 5850/5980 University Avenue PO Box 9700 Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 6R8
Research Topics:
  • Women's Imaging
  • IWK Health Centre


  • Fellowship, Abdominal Imaging, Dalhousie University, 2013
  • Fellowship, Women’s Imaging, University of Toronto, 2012
  • Residency, Diagnostic Imaging, Dalhousie University, 2011
  • MD, Dalhousie University, 2005
  • BScOT, Dalhousie University, 2001
  • BSc, Honours Chemistry & Biology, Dalhousie University, 1998


  • Associate Chief, Diagnostic Imaging, IWK Health Centre
  • Staff Radiologist, IWK Health Centre


Dr. Teresa Fortuna is the Chief of the Department of Radiology at the IWK and is an Assistant Professor, Dalhousie Medical School, and Associate Chief radiologist at the IWK Health Centre. Before joining the IWK in 2104, she locumed at several community hospitals throughout Nova Scotia. Her practice now focuses on women’s and pediatric imaging as well as resident education.