Our Team

Dr Saad Yasin

MBBS, CCFP, MRCGP (UK), DRCOG (UK), DFSRH (UK), DOccMed (UK)

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary 

Qualified as a Medical Doctor from Karachi (1998), Dr Saad Yasin immigrated to the UK in 1998. He completed his first 2 years of postgraduate training in the UK which consists of 6 months each in General Medicine, General Surgery, Accident and Emergency and Trauma & Orthopedics surgery. He further spent 3 more years in the Family Medicine Training consists of General Medicine, Elderly Care, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Psychiatry, Palliative Care and Primary Care in Community.

Dr Saad Yasin achieved postgraduate qualification in the following fields of medicine:

  • Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynecology awarded by Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynecology UK
  • Diploma in Sexual and Reproductive Health awarded by Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health UK
  • Diploma in Occupational Medicine awarded by University of Manchester UK
  • Certificate in Medical Acupuncture awarded by British Medical Acupuncture Society UK
  • He is certified not only from the Royal College of General Practitioner UK but also from College of Family Physicians Canada.
  • He practiced in the UK as Family Physician till 2012 before moving to Canada (closer to his family) and decided to make Calgary his new home.

Dr Saad Yasin is married with 2 young children. He likes to travel, Ski, hike  in his spare time.
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Dr Christine Y. Kang

MD, CCFP

Doctor Christine Kang received her medical degree at University of British Columbia and completed her residency in Family Medicine at University of Calgary. Prior to her medical training, she studied Molecular Biology and Biochemistry with a minor in Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology at Simon Fraser University, where she also obtained a Certificate in Health and Fitness Studies. She was actively involved in numerous research projects throughout her education, including transplant immunology and physiological effects of pediatric cancer treatment.

Her passions outside of work include trying out new recipes and restaurants, making travel plans (and if lucky, travelling), and going to the park with her very energetic dog.
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Dr Adina Constantinescu

MD, CCFP, COE

Raised in Calgary, Doctor Adina Constantinescu majored in Biomedical Sciences with a Bachelor in Health Sciences through the University of Calgary. She went on to receive her Medical Degree from the University of Calgary. With a passion for patient and family centered care; she chose to complete her Family Medicine specialization in Calgary training in obstetrical and gynecologic care, pediatrics, adolescent and adult medicine. After completing her comprehensive family medicine training she went on to pursue a sub-specialization year in Care of the Elderly/Geriatric medicine.

Doctor Constantinescu has a passion for medical research focusing on improving care for individuals with dementia and those living in long term care facilities. In addition to her family practice she also works in long-term care and wound care.

Doctor. Constantinescu is married and values spending time with her family. In her free time she enjoys ballroom dancing, biking, yoga, and being with friends.
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Dr Saumya Selvaraj

MD, CCFP

Dr. Saumya Selvaraj received her medical degree in her hometown of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan before completing her family medicine residency through the University of Calgary. Dr. Selvaraj works alongside patients in a collaborative manner when it comes to their medical care. She believes in the power of a strong healthcare team and enjoys working with her colleagues to empower patients and improve their health. She has special interests in preventative health, women's health, youth health, and nutrition and weight management. She has completed additional training in the administration of Botox and she provides injections for migraine headaches, hyperhidrosis, and cosmetics.

Outside of work, Dr. Selvaraj enjoys cooking, travel, the outdoors, and spending time with family and friends.
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Dr Amira Sultana Imdadullah

MBBS, CCFP, DGO (Dublin)

Dr. Amira received her medical degree from India and post graduate diploma from Dublin. She has been practicing medicine in different countries India, Middle East before migrating to Canada. For the past 4 years she was working at Charles Curtis Hospital in Newfoundland and Labrador as ER and family physicians. She has quite an extensive experience in family medicine, emergency medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, mental health counselling, Palliative and geriatric care. Working in hospitals she has good experience in minor procedures as well.

She is very patient in providing patient care, believes in active listening and being trusted intermediary is the cornerstone of good clinical practice. Besides English she can converse in other Indian languages like Hindi, Urdu, Kanada and Tamil., also has learnt Arabic medical language in dealing Arabic clients.

She likes travelling, cooking, reading and spending time with her family. She is also interested in  volunteering with elderly population

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Physiotherapist

Yaara Eilon-Avigdor 

BPT, MClSc, FCAMPT, CAFCI, Vestibular Therapist

A graduate of the prestigious Tel-Aviv University (2000), Yaara continued to complete a Clinical Masters in Manual Therapy from The University of Western Ontario in 2010. Yaara is excited to share over 15 years of experience with you. Yaaraʼs knowledge and exposure received when working with patients and their families, as well as family physicians, pain specialist, neurologists and orthopedic surgeons over the years, helped her develop a sense of what a personalized rehabilitation program should include.

With 3 years of experience working at a multidisciplinary Primary Healthcare setting, Yaara has offered her patients education, promotion of self-management and refined triage skills, Yaara would like to continue working side by side with family physicians, to promote a comprehensive approach to health.

Along with a vast clinical practice, Yaara is involved with the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association as an instructor and facilitator of Manual Therapy courses.
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Chronic Disease Management Nurse

Beth Gardiner

RN CDE GNC(c) CRE

Beth Can assist with issues such as chronic disease education and management (Hypertension, Heart disease, Diabetes, Obesity, Asthma, COPD and more) , Blood pressure monitoring , weight management, smoking cessation, Insulin management etc
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Behavioural Health Consultant

Sarah Doruch

RSW, MSW

Sarah has a pivotal role in the clinic's comprehensive care model. She supports patients in maintaining psychological health, moving through difficult life transitions and making good decisions around their well-being. Sarah sees individuals, couples, families and teenagers to assist with anxiety, depression, relationship challenges, ADHD, sleep concerns, substance abuse and lifestyle modification. She is in the clinic on Fridays and happy to help.
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Clinical Pharmacist

Fausta Charlong

BSc, Pharm

Fausta is a qualified Pharmacist, Diabetic Educator, Respiratory Educator and Travel health adviser. As a pharmacist, Fausta works in collaboration with the doctors and provide crucial information and advise on patient's medications regarding indication, usefulness and most importantly continuation. Fausta conducts medication reviews periodically to ensure that the medication is still required and is suitable for ongoing medical conditions and for patients, hence avoid poly-pharmacy and unnecessary medications.
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Manager

Nadia Saad

BBA, MBA

Nadia has a Bachelor and Masters degree in business administration. Nadia enjoys building a long-lasting relationship with the clients.

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Our Staff

Shelmer B Millan

Shelmer attained MOA and Unit Clerk diploma in November 2017. She has  had experienced working in a medical office prior to her diploma. Shelmer has also worked as a manager in a well known restaurant in the past. Outside of work she likes to watch movies, passion about cooking and travelling.
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Laila Cabalo, LPN

She is MOA / Receptionist. Laila is qualified LPN. She has previous experience of working in health care. Laila has also previously worked as caregiver.
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