Dr. Ferdman is a family and emergency physician that has a special interest in sport and exercise medicine. He holds the Diploma in Sport Medicine issued by the Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine. He completed his family medicine training at the University of Toronto and is a certificant of the College of Family Physicians of Canada. He earned his medical degree at Spartan Health Sciences University in Saint Lucia. Dr. Ferdman holds faculty appointments at both the University of Toronto and Queen’s University, where he is involved with teaching medical students and residents.
Dr. Ferdman is also a certified ringside physician through the American College of Sports Medicine and the Association of Ringside Physicians. He currently works for the Ontario Athletics Commissioner as a ringside physician for professional boxing and MMA, including the UFC. He also provides medical ringside coverage for amateur fights for Muay Thai Ontario and Boxing Ontario.