Medical Director Lumps & Bumps Specialist Medical Aesthetics Specialist
Dr. McConville is a graduate of the University of Glasgow. He is a seasoned and skilled medical practitioner with more than 26 years of experience focused on primary care, men’s health and lumps & bumps.
Practising at our Richards Street location, Dr. McConville has a keen interest in mental health. He is active in his community and contributes his time as a director on the board of the Mood Disorders Association of BC (MDABC). When he is not busy taking care of patients or volunteering, Dr. McConville, an avid cook, relaxes by preparing meals for family and friends. To keep fit, he snowboards frequently.
Dr. McConville is part of the medical aesthetics team at Care Point Gold WholeHealth: Yaletown.
He will be providing consultations for fat loss and body contouring (non-surgical), double chin removal (non-surgical) and facial rejuvenation, call 604-683-3220 or click here.
Dr. Tharwat Fera
Respiratory and Allergy Specialist
Dr. Fera brings a vast amount of experience in both clinical practice and clinical research.Dr. Fera has led a distinguished career serving as the head of medicine and director of the intensive care unit (ICU) at Mount Saint Joseph Hospital. He is currently a clinical professor in the University of British Columbia’s respiratory division. Dr. Fera provides expert advice on respiratory and allergy consults, allergy tests for skin and pulmonary function testing, as well as sleep apnea evaluations. Dr. Fera is also on staff at Vancouver General Hospital and Providence Health Care.
Dr. Yoon graduated from the faculty of medicine at the University of British Columbia in 2010 and completed his family medicine residency at University Hospital in 2012. Dr. Yoon joined the Care Point community in the same year and currently practices at our Joyce Street location. Dr. Yoon has a special interest in chronic disease management and cardiovascular risk reduction, including treatment of hypertension and diabetes.
Dr. McCallum graduated from the University of British Columbia with her medical degree in 1969. She provides a wealth of care and insight to the Care Point community. Her depth of knowledge has been informed by working as a family physician in rural and urban settings in Newfoundland, Ontario and British Columbia.
In 2000 Dr. McCallum completed a one-year program in Care of the Elderly at the University of Western Ontario and has since turned her focus to geriatric care. Practising at our New Westminster and Joyce Street Care Point clinics, Dr. McCallum runs a weekly women’s wellness clinic. She is also a staff physician at George Derby Centre, a long-term care facility in Burnaby. Dr. McCallum enjoys playing the piano, as well as outdoor activities such as canoeing, swimming, biking and hiking.
Women’s Health Specialist NAMS Certified Menopause Practitioner (NCMP)
Dr. Trainor graduated from University College Dublin in Ireland and completed her residency in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She is a NAMS certified menopause practitioner (NCMP) and a clinical faculty member of the department of family medicine at the University of British Columbia. Dr. Trainor currently offers women’s health clinic by appointment at the Commercial Drive location.
Outside of the office, Dr. Trainor enjoys a balanced life that includes yoga, meditation, weightlifting and family time.
Dr. Polay graduated from medical school at the University of Calgary in 1996 and completed his family medicine residency program at the University of British Columbia in 1998. Over the past two decades, Dr. Polay has treated many patients throughout the Lower Mainland, and he is currently developing a large practice of regular patients at Care Point’s Commercial Drive location.
Dr. Shahin Jaffer is an internal medicine specialist with expertise in cardiology and diabetes. She has over 20 years of clinical experience and holds a faculty position at the University of British Columbia as a clinical associate professor.
Dr. Jaffer is also involved in clinical research and is on staff as a consultant in the Fraser Health Authority region.
Obstetrician & Gynecologist Women’s Health Specialist Urogynecologist Specialist
Dr. White completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology in 1976.
He became deputy head of the division of gynecology in Vancouver followed by head of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Prince George Regional Hospital. Soon after, he assumed the role of director of urogynecology services for a large network of clinics in the United States.
Outside of work, Dr. White actively supports institutions pursuing research and clinical trials into retinal-related blindness disorders.
Dr. White offers OB/GYN services by appointment at our Richards Street location.
Quita Harman graduated from Curtin University in Perth, Australia, with a master of physiotherapy in 2004. Since then she has worked exclusively in private practice, treating patients of all ages with musculoskeletal conditions, including sports-related injuries.
Quita has been with the Care Point community since 2009. With over 10 years’ experience, you can expect a whole-body integrative approach that focuses on optimizing movement patterns to treat your specific injury and maximize your overall function. She has an extensive background in personal training and has delivered workshops in the community with a focus on injury management, exercise prescription and postural education. Her hobbies include skiing, cycling, kitesurfing, stand-up paddle boarding, swimming and pilates.
Dr. Sharon Fong MD CCFP is a graduate of the University of British Columbia. She is a seasoned and skilled medical practitioner with over 20 years of experience focused on women’s health, primary care and medical aesthetics.
Practising at our Richards Street location, Dr. Fong has a keen interest in women’s health and medical aesthetics. She is active within her community and has been a scout leader for the past 4 years. On her free time she enjoys listening to audio books and travelling.