Our Team Awaits You!

Dr. EMA GYE

An experienced physician 
Specialized in Obesity Management
and trained in Lifestyle Medicine.
Also a member at: 

His dedication to his clients’ well-being is the foundation upon which he has built the Alberta Bariatric & Lifestyle Clinic. Gye is passionate about individuals attaining their best selves and has run his practice in Airdrie as a Family Physician for over 10 years. Dr. Gye holds an academic position with the University of Calgary and is involved in the training of medical students and residents. He is a leader in various community development initiatives in Canada and West Africa. He spends his leisure time travelling, cycling, learning to play golf and volunteering.

ALYSSA

Grounded in health behaviour research, which explored topics on childhood obesity

Alyssa is a registered dietitian with the College of Dietitians of Alberta. She has obtained both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Dietetics. Her thesis was grounded in health behaviour research, which explored topics on childhood obesity, development of food preferences, familiarity through exposures and use of health promotion strategies. Since graduating, Alyssa has worked both in the public and private sector, contributing to clients’ health and wellbeing of clients through clinical and community nutrition care. Alyssa has a passion for breaking down evidence-based research that translates into practical and sustainable health behaviours.

In her personal time, you can find Alyssa enjoying time spent with her family, scouring Pinterest and blogs for unique and delicious recipes to try, and adventuring through local communities and parks.

NICK

Psychologist

 

Experienced in various practice areas

 Nick is a Registered Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists. He is experienced in various practice areas, including anxiety, depression, ADHD, addiction, relationship issues, stress management, OCD, trauma, and more. He earned his Master’s Degree in Counselling Psychology from Athabasca University. He received additional training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Trauma treatment, Gottman’s Therapy and more. Nick has had the privilege of providing many mental health education workshops at no cost to the community to spread awareness and skills. Nick enjoys spending time with his partner and three children, watching and playing basketball, and dabbles in tech-related hobbies.

SAMANTHA

Office Manager, certified in applying health coaching to patients

Samantha has a Certificate in Applying Health Coaching to Patient Care and comes with experience as a Medical Office Assistant. She finds happiness in getting to know everyone, about their lives and families. Samantha believes that laughter is truly the best medicine and loves connecting with everyone from all walks of life.

She also has an extensive background in office support, administration, and front-line customer service. After receiving her Certification from the Legal Secretary Program at Vancouver Community College, she spent many years working as a Legal Secretary for various British Columbia and Alberta government departments.

In her personal time, you can find Samantha doing yoga, adventuring with her husband, glamping, paddle-boarding with her two boys, gardening, walking her dog or hunkering down with a great book in her quiet place.


Dr. EMA GYE

Gye is an experienced physician Specialized in Obesity Management
and trained in Lifestyle Medicine.

Also a member at:

His dedication to his clients’ well-being is the foundation upon which he has built the Alberta Bariatric & Lifestyle Clinic. Gye is passionate about individuals attaining their best selves and has run his practice in Airdrie as a Family Physician for over 10 years.Dr. Gye holds an academic position with the University of Calgary and is involved in the training of medical students and residents.He is a leader in various community development initiatives in Canada and West Africa. He spends his leisure time travelling, cycling, learning to play golf and volunteering.

LEAH

Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach

As a Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, I am extremely motivated to make a positive impact supporting people in realizing their true potential, achieve their goals, and discover a healthier way of living based on their bio-individual needs. By providing accountability and mentorship in order to help with and lifestyle changes, I have the ability to tap into someone’s motivation and foster action, encouraging clients to continuously invest in his or her greatest asset…their health.

On a personal note, I am a mother and a lifelong learner. I love running, hiking, yoga, meditation, coaching kids and playing various sports. 


Leah 

Leah 

Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach

As a Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, I am extremely motivated to make a positive impact supporting people in realizing their true potential, achieve their goals, and discover a healthier way of living based on their bio-individual needs. By providing accountability and mentorship in order to help with lifestyle changes, I have the ability to tap into someone’s motivation and foster action, encouraging clients to continuously invest in his or her greatest asset…their health.

On a personal note, I am a mother and a lifelong learner. I love running, hiking, yoga, meditation, coaching kids and playing various sports. 


SARTRE

Personal Trainer, Kinesiologist, Coach, and Exercise Clinician


 Sartre has a strong passion for health with over a decade of experience in health and wellness. Sartre has worked as a Personal Trainer, Kinesiologist, Coach, and Exercise Clinician (Diabetes Aerobic and Resistance Exercise (DARE) Study). In his undergraduate studies, Sartre worked with a research team in exercise physiology, where he successfully published a paper in exercise physiology. Sartre has volunteered as a nationally certified Special Olympic Coach, a Neuro Rehab Assistant, and a Co-chair of the Emerging Health Leaders. Sartre spent three years in Japan, where he earned a black belt in Judo. His breadth of knowledge allows him to successfully meet clients’ various fitness needs and help them reach their fitness goals through Sartre’s Fitness on the GO business.

 Sartre has a strong passion for health with over a decade of experience in health and wellness. Sartre has worked as a Personal Trainer, Kinesiologist, Coach, and Exercise Clinician (Diabetes Aerobic and Resistance Exercise (DARE) Study). In his undergraduate studies, Sartre worked with a research team in exercise physiology, where he successfully published a paper in exercise physiology. Sartre has volunteered as a nationally certified Special Olympic Coach, a Neuro Rehab Assistant, and a Co-chair of the Emerging Health Leaders. Sartre spent three years in Japan, where he earned a black belt in Judo. His breadth of knowledge allows him to successfully meet clients’ various fitness needs.

SAMANTHA

 Office Manager, 
Certified in applying health coaching
to patients

Samantha has a Certificate in Applying Health Coaching to Patient Care and comes with experience as a Medical Office Assistant. She finds happiness in getting to know everyone, about their lives and families. Samantha believes that laughter is truly the best medicine and loves connecting with everyone from all walks of life.

She also has an extensive background in office support, administration, and front-line customer service. After receiving her Certification from the Legal Secretary Program at Vancouver Community College, she spent many years working as a Legal Secretary for various British Columbia and Alberta government departments.

In her personal time, you can find Samantha doing yoga, adventuring with her husband, glamping, paddle-boarding with her two boys, gardening, walking her dog or hunkering down with a great book in her quiet place.

SAMANTHA