About Us

The Alliance Clinic physicians together have over 25 years of experience managing patients struggling with addiction disorders in detox facilities, hospital inpatient units, recovery homes and other sites. Qualifications include board certification from the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and certification from the Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM).

Dr. Melamed is a member of the advisory committee that developed a great new resource for people suffering from Opioid Addiction - OpioidRecovery.ca

The Vancouver Sun published an article by Dr. Carol-Ann Saari - Opinion: Return responsibility for youth with mental health issues to Ministry of Health


Dr. Alan Brookstone Inc.*
Dr. E. Maire Durnin-Goodman MD inc.*
Dr. Sonia Habibian
Dr. John Koehn
Dr. Jenny Melamed
Dr. Larina Reyes-Smith
Dr. Julia MacIsaac
Dr. Charissa Patricelli
Dr. Karen Nordahl Inc.*
Dr. Kumud Verma
Dr. Jas Dhaliwal
Dr. Gagan Wilkhu

(* Professional Corporation)


Sandra Hersch (Office Manager)
Melissa Erickson (Medical Office Assistant)
Natalie May (Medical Office Assistant)
Bryan Haddock (Medical Office Assistant)
Asha Chettri (Medical Office Assistant)
Amanda Diehl (Counselor - Supervisor)
Wendy Oakes (Counselor & Phlebotomist)
Janie MacKay (Counselor)
Sukhi Uppal (Acupuncturist)