Family Practice

Dr. Cara Ewert, MD, BSc. MD., CCFP., CAFI., Dip. Sports Med. (CASM)

Family Practice
Sports Medicine
Age Management
Aesthetic Medicine
Medical Acupuncture
Motivational Coaching and Speaking

Dr. Gary Leong, MD. Family Practice, CCFP., FCFP., FAAFP., ABFN.

Dr. Gary Leong, MD, is a family physician at Herald Street Health. Dr. Leong’s has a passion for family medicine which reflects his dedication to the health and well being of his clients. He is a Fellow of the College of Family Physicians of Canada, and the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Leong is Board Certified with the American Board of Family Medicine. His commitment to family practice includes his role as an examiner with the College of Family Physicians of Canada. When he has spare time Dr. Leong enjoys being a “foodie”, tennis and hiking.


Mathew Tyler, BScPT, MCPA, MCSP

Darrell Epp, BScPT, MHS PT, MCPA (

Musculoskeletal Injuries
Sports Rehabilitation
WorkSafe BC Injuries
Work Conditioning
ICBC/Motor Vehicle Accidents
Vestibular Rehabilitation
Aftercare program


Dr. Katarine Holewa, BSc, RN, ND (

Katarine Holewa, ND is a Naturopathic physician who focuses on preventative medicine, and the determination of the underlying causes of illness. Dr. Holewa helps her clients create and maintain positive lifestyle changes. Dr Holewa received her medical training at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine in Vancouver, BC. It is complemented by her past experiences as a RN and her Bachelors degree in Cellular, Molecular and Microbial Sciences. She recognizes the importance of the “whole” person emphasizing a holistic approach and relationship to her clients. Dr. Holewa acknowledges the unique health and wellness goals of each of her patients by creating individualized treatment plans.
IV Vitamins
B Vitamin injections
Homeopathic injections: (pain, rheumatism, obesity, etc.)

Massage Therapy

Rhonda Farnham, RMT

Massage is an effective professional health care intervention that provides a drug-free approach to pain management and rehabilitation. It is widely understood that massage therapy decreases stress and helps control pain. Registered Massage Therapsists in B.C. are trained in the assessment and diagnosis of soft tissue and joints of the body.

Rhonda has over 20 years of service to the Victoria community as a Registered Massage Therapist and Reiki Master Teacher as well as other energy modalities. Rhonda uses a combination of Swedish techniques, trigger point therapy, muscle energy loading, joint mobilization techniques, sports massage, deep tissue work, and myofascial release, tailored to your specific needs.

Sports Medicine

Herald Street Health has providers and services to address sports injuries at any level from recreational to elite and professional.

Dr. Cara Ewert. MD. Dip. Sports Medicine has worked with some of Canada’s best amateur and professional athletes. To see Dr. Ewert, MD. for a sports injury you need a referral from your physician if you are not an existing patient.

Matt Tyler, Physiotherapist has extensive experience working with amateur and elite athletes in the rehabilitation process. Darrell Epp, Physiotherapist also has valuable experience from his work with intercollegiate sports teams in the rehabilitation of sports injuries.

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Please contact us if you have any questions about out services. Our reception desk will also be more than happy to take your call, and we check our emails frequently throughout the day.