BOARD OF DIRECTORS
OHMA BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Deepti Tebeck, Vice President
DEEPTI TEBECK (HOM) BDS, is a Homeopath graduated from “The Homeopathic Institute of North America”, and is practicing in Brampton, Ontario since 2001. She has inherited homeopathy and its professional practice from her father and mentor, Dr. BAL Raj Gandhi who holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery from Nehru Medical College, India. He specializes in chronic back problems, orthopedics, multiple sclerosis, asthma and other forms of allergies, and has been practicing homeopathy for over 30 years in India. Deepti also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Surgery from India and has practiced as a dental surgeon before relocating to Canada. During this time, she also assisted her father in his homeopathy clinic, which then led her to pursue her passion in Homeopathy in Canada.
Dennis Chadbourne, Chair
I was a patient first. Through Homeopathic medicine, I have personally been given a second chance. I now am 8 years without Asthma, Bronchitis, Pneumonia, and hospitalization due to anaphylactic situations. Becoming a Homeopath has allowed duplicating the results to benefit others. I give back.
Professional Development/ Education: Graduated Diploma of Homeopathic Medicine and Health Sciences – Ontario College of Homeopathic Medicine 2006. Elected to the Ontario Homeopathic Association Board of Directors 2007 to present. Involved in Homeopathic Regulation in Ontario through OHA.
Saroj Gandhi, Secretary
Saroj Gandhi (HOM) is a registered Homeopath with the College of Homeopaths and graduated from the Homeopathic Institute of North America. She has been practicing homeopathy in Mississauga for the last 16 years as a professional member of the Ontario Homeopathic Association. Her passion and professional commitment to Homeopathy comes with the desire to help her patients heal through balance and wellness. Her exceptional knowledge of Homeopathic principles, along with great communication skills, enable her to develop a strong patient – practitioner relationship.
Delia Simu, Director
Delia Simu graduated as a medical doctor from the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy in Romania in 1988. From 1988 to 1990 she completed her Internship at the Town Hospital of Tirgoviste, Romania. From 1990 to 1994 she was a teaching assistant in the department of human anatomy at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy (Cluj, Romania) and ran a busy medical practice (Cluj-Napoca, Romania).
In 1992 she earned a certificate in Recent Advances in Oncology, in Amsterdam. Recently in 2015, Delia earned two certificates in Advanced Cosmetic Acupuncture.
Simu went on to study homeopathy and acupuncture in Romania and Shri Lanka and received her diploma in acupuncture from Ceylon-Alma-Ata in 1993, and her diploma in homeopathy in 1996.
She is a Registered Acupuncturist with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturist of Ontario, and Homeopath, certified by the College of Homeopaths of Ontario.
Ruby Gill, Director
Ruby Gill (Hom) HOM, Bsc., MA, DCHM is a Registered Homeopath and runs her own practice from Nanak Homeopathic Clinic located in Brampton. Practicing homeopathy for a while & specializes in treating patients with gynecological issues. After graduating from the Canadian College of Homeopathic Medicine, she has continued to gain experience and knowledge by working with several homeopaths throughout the GTA. In the past, she has worked extensively for non-profit organizations and held designations in several programs run by the Federal Government and the Region of peel. Her honesty, integrity and genuine desire to help others have won her appreciation and accolades from the Canadian Mental Health Association. Very passionate about homeopathy, her main objective is to empower people to overcome the disease. Ruby is a member of the College of Homeopaths of Ontario and a member of the Ontario Homeopathic Association.
Renu Qazi, Director
Renu Qazi (Hom) MBBS, MPH, DCHM is a registered Homeopath and has her own practice Homeopathic Medicare in North York. Renu is a graduate of the Canadian College of Homeopathy Medicine. She has also obtained her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from Kasturba Medical College, India followed by a Masters degree in Public Health from Lakehead University in Thunderbay, Ontario.
Her passion for Homeopathy comes from her own experiences where healing has taken place for her and her family through Homeopathy.
Renu is continually studying homeopathy in order to advance her homeopathic skills even further.
In the past, Renu has held a position as a Drug Safety Specialist and has been involved in Medical/Dental research.
Gitanjali Goel, Director
Gangadhar Rao Hanchate, President
G Rao Hanchate graduated Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery in 1991 and Diploma in Acupuncture in 2006, G Rao Hanchate is a Acupuncturist as well as Registered Homeopathic consultant having more than 20 years of experience.
Member of Homeopathic Medical Assosiation of canada and The Examining Board of Natural Medicine Practitioners
Mayank Bhatt, Treasurer
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Jaininder Mohan, Director
Jaininder Mohan is an experienced Homeopath. Jaininder graduated from Lord Mahavir Homeopathic Medical College in India in 1991. Jaininder has been successfully practicing Homeopathic Medicine in the Durham and GTA areas since 1994. Jaininder is a member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario and the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario. Jaininder is the founder and President of three multidisciplinary clinics in GTA that provide integrative medicine and rehabilitation services. Jaininder is compassionate to serve the community at large to help build their healthy and bright future.
Rachel Fernandes, Director
Prof.V.Rachel Fernandes is an international homeopathic practitioner and world renowned homeopathic professor with 25 years of experience in the medical field. Rachel has created a unique educational program in the field of traditional healing arts for North American students. Her journey from mere professor of a medical college to becoming the president & CEO of her own holistic centre in Canada (Rachel’s Homeopathy & Holistic Health ) describes her struggles, perseverance and skills.
She has opened an academy called North American Academy of Traditional Healing Arts ( NAATHA) which is a non profitable organization that strives to achieve and develop, education and research in Homeopathy, Siddha, Ayurveda, Naturopathy, Yoga, Unani and other Indigenous & Holistic system of medicines. She is a dean & director of NAATHA.
Paula de Candia, Director
Paula Felicia De Candia Hom, HD, D.H.M.H.S, is an experienced Classical Homeopath and has been actively practicing Homeopathy since 2006. She is currently Registered and in good standing with the Ontario College of Homeopaths (CHO) regulated under the Ontario Regulated Health Professions Act 1991. Paula is also an active member of Ontario Homeopathic Association(OHA) and Alliance of Homeopaths in Ontario (AHOA).
Paula De Candia was born in Romania. She immigrated to Canada in 1996. She is a mother of three beautiful healthy daughters, ages 4, 9 and 16 years. Paula is fluent in both Romanian and English.
She obtained her Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in 2006 from the Ontario College of Homeopathic Medicine and her Doctor of Homeopathy Certificate of Registration with the Ontario Homeopathic Association in 2006. (Registration Number 2006-34). She successfully completed her training with Homépathes Terre Sans Frontières in HTSF Front Line Homeopathic Care and HTSF Professional Homeopathic Care Level Two. In addition to Canada, Paula’s training and education in homeopathy have taken place in India and in the United States. She is committed to upgrading her training and education in homeopathy on an ongoing basis to better serve her patients and the homeopathic profession.
Tina Belgaumkar, Director
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Gitanjali Goel is an eminent Homoeopathic Consultant. She is holding D.H.M.S. degree in Homeopathy and has been practicing classical homeopathy in India, US, and Canada for the last 14 years. She is a registered member of College of Homeopaths of Ontario and Ontario Homeopathic Association. As a Homeopath, she is very positive in her attitude, and actively encourages her patients to live healthier lifestyles. She is committed to providing the highest quality of homeopathic care, dispensed with personal attention and full respect for her patients’s prefrences and goals .
Akhlaq Ahmad, Director
I completed my Graduation DHMS. RHMP. Homeopathic Education from Punjab Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital in 1996, Later Completed my Master of Science (Hons) Degree in Medicine in 1998 from UAF Punjab Pakistan. Started my Full-Time Private Practice in 1998, also Joined my duties as an in charge of Disease Diagnostic Laboratory Government of Punjab, Pakistan. Migrated and Settled in Canada in 2003. Currently, I am a Registered Homeopath Practitioner with the College of Homeopaths of Ontario, Canada & National Council for Homeopathy Government of Pakistan as Well.
Since Homeopathy is Recognized as a Regulated Profession in Ontario, I am busy with my full-time Homeopathic Practice at the Newly Established AL-HAKIM Homeopathic Centers in Richmond Hill & Brampton Ontario, Canada