Ali Ghahary

  • Burnaby CA
Ali Ghahary

Family Physician Dr. Ali Ghahary Incorporates Preventive Care

About Ali Ghahary

An experienced family physician, Dr. Ali Ghahary began his career as a locum physician for Prince Albert Minor Emergency Clinic in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. During these early years, he also treated patients at clinics in rural towns across Saskatchewan for Northern Medical Services. A member of the British Columbia College of Family Physicians, Dr. Ali Ghahary previously held full privileges at Lions Gate Hospital, where he attended regular overnight shifts, as well as held associate privileges at Chilliwack General Hospital..

In his current position as a family physician at Brentwood Medical Clinic in Burnaby, British Columbia, Dr. Ghahary provides medical and mental health health care for patients ranging from the neonatal to geriatric stages of life. Along with treating patients from more simple to complex and chronic medical conditions, he practices preventive medicine, which includes providing dietary and fitness advice, or assisting patients with lifestyle changes such as quit smoking. Dr. Ghahary is also experienced in providing care for mental health problems such as depression and anxiety, as well as addiction problems which include alcoholism, and substance dependence.

Dr. Ghahary possesses a BSc in Medicine and an MD (with Honours in Research) from the University of Alberta, and completed his residency in Family Medicine at McGill University.

Outside of his medical work, he enjoys skiing, bicycling, weight training, and jogging. To raise money for the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, he participates in 'Grind for Kids' which involves runs up the Grouse Grind trail on Vancouver’s Grouse Mountain.

Work History

Work History
Dec 2011 - Present

Family Physician

Brentwood Medical Clinic

Education

Education
Sep 2001 - Jun 2004

MD

University of Alberta
Sep 1997 - Jun 2001

B.Sc.

University of Alberta