Dr. Wendy Tink, BSc (dist), CCFP, FCFP is Vive® Rejuvenation’s Medical Director, also Clinical Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Family Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, and chair of the Family Medicine Clinical Experience Course attended by all first and second year U of C Medical Students. She is a Member of the College of Family Physicians and Certificant and Fellow of the College of Family Physicians. She has a leadership role within the Calgary and Area Medical Staff and the Alberta Medical Association.
For 30 years Dr. Tink has been delivering high quality family medicine care in hospitals and community offices. Currently at the Sheldon Chumir Family Medicine Teaching Centre, she cares for patients, teaches medical learners of all levels and inspires patients and learners to be all that they can be. Dr. Tink is the proud recipient of the AMA Member Emeritus Award 2014 for a life time of service to the profession, recipient of the Section of General Practice Long Service Award 2014, and recipient of the Dept. of Family Medicine Outstanding Family Physician Award 2010.
As Medical Director of Vive® Rejuvenation, Dr Tink ensures all within our team deliver safe, appropriate, high quality, patient centered medical and aesthetic care. She brings to Vive a passion for family medicine, and an overarching vision to develop a “Vive® Experience” where every patient feels at home, trusts the care they receive in a timely but unhurried manner and the Vive® team feel like family.
If you have visited Dr. Tink in previous locations, or are visiting Vive® for the first time, you can expect the same personalized care, attention and expertise that have created lasting and rewarding results in the past.
Vive® Rejuvenation follows all College of Physician and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) standards. Our lasers are CPSA accredited annually.
We promote education in skin health, aging, and personal well being.
*Member of the College of Family Physicians;
*Certificant and Fellow of the College of Family Physicians
Dr. Pat Connick, CCFP, FCFP, DMTH, PGDIP, is a clinical lecturer in the Department of Family Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary. She also works as a family physician at the Calgary Refugee Health Centre, at the Peter Lougheed Centre and at the Mosaic Women’s Health Clinic (with the Lougheed Maternity Group). In all of these settings, she provides teaching to medical students and family medicine residents.
For twenty years Dr. Connick has been providing family based primary care to the Calgary area. She has a special interest in global health. She obtained her Diploma in Tropical Medicine (DMTH) in Lima, Peru in 2007. She is also a Red Cross delegate and has been on several emergency response missions with the Red Cross. Her most recent mission with the Red Cross was to Nepal following the recent earthquake. She is specifically interested in how to manage and/or prevent skin diseases in a resource limited setting.
Dr. Connick’s current focus is maintaining the high medical standard of care at the Vive® Rejuvenation Clinic. She has successfully completed her Diploma in Practical Dermatology from Cardiff University, With Distinction (PGDIP), which has given her the opportunity to gain expertise in the management of patients with skin conditions. She is accepting new patients with skin related conditions, and specializes in acne management. She welcomes clients who have undiagnosed skin problems to see her at the clinic. If necessary, Dr. Connick will generate a referral to a dermatologist for diagnostic or management assistance.
*Member of the College of Family Physicians;
*Certificant and Fellow of the College of Family Physicians;
*Diploma of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene; *Diploma in Practical Dermatology With Distinction.
Dr. Farah Jivraj, CCFP, is a family physician at Vive Rejuvenation, the South Health Campus Family Medicine Teaching Clinic and The Mosaic Women’s Health Clinic. She is a clinical lecturer in the Dept. of Family Medicine, and has an administrative role through the University of Calgary School of Medicine.
Dr. Jivraj provides medical leadership, medical assessment and follow up for our patients at Vive Rejuvenation.
*Member of the College of Family Physicians.
- Angela RobertshawManaging Director
- Sandra MakowichukRegistered Nurse BScN
- Lisa MenziesRegistered Nurse BHScN
- Amy KennedyCertified Laser Clinician
- Ruby WasonCertified Laser Clinician, Medical Aesthetician
- Julia SheppardCertified Laser Clinician, Medical Aesthetician
- Kaitlyn HandrahanLead Client Care Coordinator
- Stephanie LosterClient Care Coordinator
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