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Professional Panel


Mona Kshatri 


Mona Kshatri is a practicing retail pharmacist. She graduated in 1996 from University of Saskatchewan School of Pharmacy and Nutrition with a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy. In 2005 she became a Certified Diabetes Educator focusing on diabetes awareness and education. She has expanded her practice beyond dispensing by giving community presentations, performing medication reviews, diabetic consultations, smoking cessation consultations, and giving flu vaccines.

Dr. Sunil Sharad

Internal Medicine Physician  /Cardiologist



Dr Sunil Sharad received his BSc. (Biochemistry) and MD from Memorial University, followed by specialization from Queen's University and The University of Western Ontario. He has been practicing in the Kitchener area for the past 20 years.

Dave Patterson


Dave is passionate about life and enjoys working, volunteering and playing to see others also experience the most out of life.  He has worked in institutional and clinical settings for over 3 decades, serving clients to optimize physical performance and motor function when dealing with orthopedic or neurological challenges, injuries and chronic conditions.  Dave is an avid runner, cyclist, Judo instructor, community volunteer, teacher/preacher, husband and dad, but he is most enthused these days in his newer role as grandpa.

Dr. Ali Kapasi


Dr. Kapasi completed a Bachelor's in Science at the University of Western Ontario, followed by his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Toronto in 1995. He then completed a surgical residency at Columbia University in New York before returning to Kitchener -Waterloo and starting his own Family Dental practice in 1996. Dr. Kapasi also provides dental consulting services for Manulife Financial and its related companies. He is an active member of the Canadian Dental Association, Ontario Dental Association, Waterloo-Wellington Dental Association, Academy of General Dentists and the Canadian Association of Dental Consultants.

Robert Chalmers



Received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Physical Education (1986) and a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy (1989) from the University of Western Ontario. Robert has worked in Out Patient Orthopaedic Clinics around Waterloo Region since 1989. There has always been a special interest in sports injuries. He has worked as a sports therapist with a variety of teams at the local, provincial and national levels. Robert has consulted with industry for a number of years on the prevention of overuse injuries in the workplace. He enjoys time together with his wife Armanda and their four children. His hobbies include reading, skiing and playing golf.

Dr. Indy Saluja

Emergency Medicine Physician

Works full time for KW Emergency Department at Grand River Hospital and St. Mary's General Hospital. Assistant Professor with McMaster University, and also works part-time at the Waterloo Regional Campus as the "Post-graduate Specialty Development Coordinator." 

Dr. Jigna Purohit

Family Physician 

Dr Jigna Purohit started her medical career in Africa where she worked for 10 years. After coming to Canada, and re-writing her Canadian exams, she worked in Oncology and Family Practice at The Moncton Hospital in New Brunswick. She has now relocated to Kitchener, Ontario where she has her family practice. Her hobbies include reading, cooking and spending her time with her family.