Physicians

Dr. Chris Ayers grew up in Winnipeg and Edmonton. His first degree was B Eng at the Royal Military College. He graduated in Medicine in Winnipeg, sponsored by the Canadian Forces. He retired from the armed forces after two decades in 2001 and moved to Calgary with his wife, Dr Sarah Furtado, who is a Neurologist with a specialization in Movement Disorders at Foothills Hospital.
Dr. Ayers specialises in family medicine and is interested in urban social issues in the city of Calgary.
Dr. Ayers is  not accepting new patients.
 
 
Dr. Andrew Dottridge graduated from the University of Cape Town, South Africa, in 1986. He immigrated to Canada in 1992, and worked in rural practice for 10 years as a GP Anesthetist in Saskatchewan and then in Rocky Mountain House, Alberta.
 
In 2002 he moved to Calgary and, having obtained his Certification in Emergency Medicine, worked in the ER for a year. He opened his own family practice in January 2003.
Dr. Dottridge has an interest in Cardiac Rehabilitation and is a program physician at the Cardiac Wellness Institute of Calgary. He places an emphasis on preventative medicine and lifestyle modification.
Dr. Dottridge is not accepting new patients. 
 
 
Dr. Heidi Fell graduated from the University of Calgary with her MD in 1995.  She completed her family medicine residency in Calgary in 1997 and has been in family practice ever since. Dr Fell has a special interest in the application of information technology in physicians' offices and is a consultant for the Physician Office Systems Program.
Dr. Fell is not accepting new patients.
 
   
Dr. Amy Nakashima is originally from Southern Alberta. Her schooling has been through the University of Calgary, completing a PhD in behavioural neuroscience (psychology) in 2011, an MD in 2014, and her family medicine residency in 2016. She has been in active practice since then.
Dr. Nakashima is not accepting new patients.
 
 
Dr.Imran Sumar was born and raised in Alberta. His first degree was a BSc completed at the University of Calgary. He went abroad and obtained an MSc MD from Saba University. He then returned to Calgary, completed his family medicine residency in 2017 and has been in active practice since.
Dr. Sumar is accepting new patients.
  
 
Dr. Gilbert Yuen completed both his MD and family medicine residency at the University of Calgary in 2012 and 2014 respectively. He has an interest in geriatrics and works part time in long term care at the Bethany Care Center.
Dr. Yuen is not accepting new patients.