Office Manager

Michelle was born in Dawson Creek, BC, a small town in the cold, far north.  Her family made their way down to the lower mainland and lived in too many cities to mention but eventually settled on the North Shore when she was thirteen.


She graduated from Carson Graham and had her first job at sixteen doing clerical filing at a travel insurance company.  Passing through other odd jobs, she eventually became a licensed insurance agent.   Although selling car insurance was enjoyable; she always had a longing to be in healthcare.  She landed herself a job working for Dr. Anderson in 2005.  Dr. Anderson moved into the Carestation Clinic on Esplanade, and this is where she met Dr. Zeineddin.  It was here Dr. Zeineddin said to Michelle, “One day I want you to come and work for me.”  As fate would have it, she started working with Dr. Zeineddin and Dr. Barre in April 2009.


In her spare time you'll find her going for walks with her boyfriend and dog, hanging out with her friends and family, and watching the Canucks.


Her patients are like family, and they keep her coming back to work every day with a smile.

Medical Office Assistant 

Kira was born and raised in Europe, moved to the states for her education with her family and then started her life in Vancouver, BC in 2017.

In college she studied early childhood education, and truly enjoyed it. However, she really enjoyed seeing what her sister was accomplishing in the health care field and that’s when her interest to work in the health care blossomed.

Kira knew she always wanted to work with people and after she graduated as a Medical Office Assistant she knew this was her calling. Now she feels she works in an amazing and hard working environment where her love to help people in need shines through. And she hopes to keep making people feel more comfortable in their most vulnerable selves.

Office Manager

Dawn was born and raised in Red Deer, Alberta.  She moved to Vancouver Island at the young age of 10 years old.  She lived in Perth, Ontario for a few months at age 14 years old.  Then back to Alberta for several years.  She finally settled in West Vancouver in 2006.  


She started working as a manager at Subway.  She then decided that she would like to take the Medical Administrative Assistant Diploma at MTI Community College.  She took her practicum at Ambleside Medical Centre and then became employed full time in June 2010.  


She enjoys her time off by hiking Grouse Mountain in North Vancouver or walking along the seawall near her home in West Vancouver.  She also enjoys shopping, watching movies and working out at the gym.  She loves children and hopes to start a family sooner or later.

Nurse Co-ordinator

Gayla was born in Oriental Mindoro, Philippines.  She also lived in Saudi Arabia from 2004 to 2008.    She was working as a registered nurse in the Philippines and Saudi Arabia.  Her speciality is in the medical surgical unit. 


She married her husband, Jeffrey, in 2000.  They gave birth to their beautiful daughter Finkle Doreen on March 30th, 2002.  Finkle has achieved honour roll every year in school.  She has also been named Validictorian every year. 


Gayla moved to Canada in 2008 to work as a care giver.  She had the fortune of becoming a nanny for Dr. Zeineddins family.  Gayla being the loving mother she already is, bonded well with the family as they grew. 

To Ambleside Medical Centre's luck, Gayla wanted to work in the health care field again.  She happily joined the team in July 2013. 

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