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Dr. Justin Cumberbatch

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

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Dr. Liliana Diaz

Family Physician - M.D

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

Dr. L. Diaz is a Certified Canadian Family Physician providing general family medicine in Guelph since 2013, after completing a family medicine residency at the University of Western Ontario. As a Family Physician, Dr. Diaz provides primary care to infants, children, adolescents, adults and the elderly. Services include episodic care, periodic general examinations, medication review, immunizations, preventative care, smoking cessation, primary mental health care, urgent care, prenatal care, newborn care, etc. In the spring of 2015, Dr. Diaz obtained focused practice designation in medical psychotherapy. She currently provides medical psychotherapy in a consultation basis to those referred by their family physicians, however she is not taking new referrals at this time. Services include supportive, cognitive behavioural, mindfulness based and interpersonal psychotherapy, as well as coaching in mindfulness and meditation for the management of anxiety, depression and lifecycle events. Dr. Diaz is a certified member of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and a member of the Medical Psychotherapy Association of Canada.

Dr. Robert Goldsmith

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

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Dr. Kristin Engeland

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

Dr. Engeland has recently joined the group at Westminster Woods Medical Centre. Dr. Engeland completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Guelph, and then went on to medical school at Western University, graduating in 2017. She subsequently completed her family medicine residency and additional low risk obstetrical training in Mississauga, through the University of Toronto. Dr. Engeland practices general family medicine for all age groups, and has a special interest in pregnancy care. She also works on the Family Birthing Unit at Guelph General Hospital, where she delivers babies and cares for newborns as a part of the Family Practice Maternity Care Group. Dr. Engeland is excited to be joining the WWMC team.

Dr. Pooja Kaushik

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

Dr. Pooja Kaushik grew up in London Ontario and finished her undergraduate medical education at the University of Manitoba in 2016. She then completed her Family Medicine Residency at the University of Ottawa and moved to Guelph in 2018 where she has been practicing since.

Dr. Manu Kaushik

BSc., M.D., ABFM

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

Dr. Kaushik grew up in Guelph and after completing his undergrad degree at the University of Guelph he went to Medical University of Lodz for medical school. He then completed his residency in Family Medicine in West Virginia and spent a few years as a Hospitalist and Intensivist at University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre before returning home to serve his hometown.

Dr. Kristen Scott

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

Dr. Scott grew up in Dundalk, before moving to Kingston to complete an undergraduate degree in Life Sciences at Queen’s University. She was accepted into Schulich’s School of Medicine at Western University and graduated in 2012. Her training was completed in the University of Toronto’s Rural Residency Program for Family Medicine before moving to Guelph where she is happy to be practising.

Dr. Aaron Smith

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

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Dr. Erin Weersink

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

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Rhiannon Dr La Franier

Nurse Practitioner

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

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Lauren Koz

Nurse Practitioner

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

Lauren is a Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner who has been with the Guelph Family Health Team since 2017, after completing her Masters of Science in Nursing/Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner at York University. Prior to becoming an NP, she received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from McMaster University in 2009 and her Bachelor of Physical and Health Education through the University of Toronto in 2005. Lauren has worked in a variety of clinical settings including the Emergency Department and the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit/Cardiac Surgery, and has also taught nursing students at Conestoga College. Through her experiences, Lauren has developed a passion for the holistic approach to preventative health care, women’s and children’s health, as well as caring for patients across the lifespan. When she’s not working, she spends time with her husband and two young children.

Administration

Business Phone: 519-837-8137

Behind the scenes is our lovely team consisting of nursing professionals and administration staff, managed by the Clinic Manager.