Medical Staff

Dr. Deepa Takhar


Dr. Deepa Takhar has been practicing for over 25 years and is devoted to providing each patient with all the necessary information and options available to them, prior to any procedures or treatments.

Dr. Takhar qualified at Manchester University in the UK. After her residency, she obtained experience and credentials in Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Psychiatry and Family Practice. She subsequently moved to Saskatchewan, Canada and while there she operated a family practice as well as a walk in Clinic. She also held a position as Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Saskatchewan and was actively involved in teaching medical students and residents. After obtaining further credentials in Cosmetic Dermatology, she moved to Ontario.

Dr. Takhar regularly keeps her medical knowledge updated by attending medical conferences and seminars. In the recent past, she has been a speaker at a dermatology conference and has been writing a regular column in a national magazine. She is actively involved in local charities and fundraising.

Dr. Sumair Motiwala



Dr. Tim Griffioen



Mario Wanigatunga

CCPA Physician Assistant

My name is Mario. It’s my privilege to be a part of your health care. I am a Canadian Certified Physician Assistant from the University of Toronto. I am a firm believer in preventive Medicine and laughter being the best Medicine.

I am an ex-military physician from Sri Lanka and have been living in Canada for 10 years.

My hobbies are aviation photography and skeet shooting.

Elvis Nubed

CCPA Physician Assistant

My name is Elvis Nubed, CCPA 2017 graduate from the University of Toronto PA program. Certification 2017.

It is a passion to serve and provide care to my community.

Outside work, I like spending time with my family, listening to music and participating in sporting activities especially soccer.

Meet Our Staff

Amy – RPN

Aislinn – RPN

Mary – Clinical Manager

Mary is one of the first welcoming voices you hear when making an appointment at Franklin Medical Centre. She completed a Business Administrative course at Trios College in 2010 and started working at the Franklin Medical Centre in August 2011 as a Scheduler/Switchboard Operator.
When Mary is not at work, she enjoys walks in the park, bird watching, and backyard barbecues with her friends and family.


Wendy – Specialist Coordinator

Wendy graduated from Medix in 2012 in the MOA program with honours. She
enjoys helping people and has always wanted to work in a family
practice. She has spent many years being a stay at home mom and
volunteering for home and school for eleven years. She has been a
dedicated Girl Guide Leader for the past twenty years.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends.







Meet Our Pharmacist

Liz Mutton

Liz Mutton practices at Franklin Pharmacy in Cambridge. She is a 1984 graduate of the B.Sc.Phm. program at the University of Toronto. Liz Mutton belongs to the Ontario Pharmacists’ Association and the Canadian Pharmacists’ Association. When she isn’t working, she is raising her two children.