Dr. Zahra Abhari
Dr. Maryam Ashour
Dr. Laura Asplin
Having trained in Manitoba, Dr. Asplin returned to BC to open her family medicine practice in 2014. After a few moves around the Victoria area, Dr. Asplin is pleased to have a permanent home at Three Cedars.
Her clinical interests lie in all facets of longitudinal family medicine. She enjoys developing a thorough understanding of the unique circumstances of every patient and using that knowledge to identify and treat health conditions that may not otherwise be identified. Dr. Asplin is a passionate advocate of longitudinal family medicine and has been involved in efforts to improve access to longitudinal care for unattached patients.
Dr. Asplin highly enjoys teaching medical students and residents, as well as providing mentorship to pre-medical students.
On her downtime, Dr. Asplin enjoys spending time with her husband, three young boys, as well as her loveable Bernese Mountain dog, Griffin.
Leah Drolet, Health Management RN
Leah is a graduate of the University of Victoria’s Bachelor of Nursing program (2015), with a background in Cardiology and Hospital Case Management.
She enjoys providing compassionate care for clients and their families, focusing on health promotion and education.
Dr. Jaron Easterbrook
Jaron attended medical school at the University of Calgary and completed his Family Medicine Residency at UBC’s Faculty of Medicine in 2018. Dr Easterbrook also has a BSc in Computer Science from the University of Victoria and an MBA in International Marketing from the University of Toronto.
Before he started practicing medicine, Jaron spent 15 years in marketing, most recently as a National Marketing Manager (Post-Secondary) for Apple and a Product Manager for EMR & Integration with Canada Health Infoway. He made the switch to medicine after shadowing an ICU physician.
Building on his interest in organizational change, Dr Easterbrook is active at a provincial level through his role as a Doctors of BC-appointee to the Family Practice Services Committee—a collaborative committee with the Ministry of Health focussed on improving primary care. In this role he Co-Chairs the FPSC Information Sharing Task Group, and is the FPSC Medical Lead responsible for the pilot of a provincial locum program, taking place in Greater Victoria. He is also the FPSC Medical Lead for the provincial pilot of an after hours program that will see patients able to speak with a family physician for urgent/semi-urgent medical issues evenings, weekends and overnight, when their physician’s office is closed.
He is passionate about knowledge transfer, sharing tools, and resources to reduce workloads and improve practices for family doctors across the province. He is committed to longitudinal family medicine and also works as a hospitalist at Saanich Peninsula Hospital.
Dr. Yaman Khattab
Dr. Josiah Ng
After graduating from medical school at the University of British Columbia Vancouver, Josiah finished his residency in Victoria in 2020. For the first three years, he enjoyed covering doctors locally in Victoria, working at the Foundry youth clinic and working in remote communities throughout BC. He decided to join this team in 2023 and is now committed to his full practice! Outside of work, he has the privilege to volunteer running youth programs for the W̱SÁNEĆ communities.
Other resources available in our space
At Three Cedars MD a number of like-minded professionals and organizations have taken advantage of our central Sidney location to offer aligned services to our patients and the broader community.
Please note that inclusion on this list is not meant to imply any recommendation of service.
Jaz Ibarra, Doctor of Naprapathy
Jaz is a Doctor of Naprapathy, Osteopathic Practitioner, pioneer in the field of Aquatic Therapy and creator of Zero Gravity | Napraquatic Medicine.
Jaz treats numerous conditions, including TMJD, disc compression, PD, scoliosis, breathing dysfunctions including long COVID, osteoarthritis, and neck, hip & back pain. Her treatments are individually tailored to suit patient’s needs and are designed to:
- reduce pain
- improve posture, stability, range and quality of motion
- promote relaxation, organ function and tissue restauration
Please visit https://www.postureffect.com/ to learn more.