Dr. Carolyn A Jones
After studying Biochemistry and Physiology at the University of Wales, Cardiff, Dr Carolyn Jones spent a brief time in the British Army where, unfortunately, injury cut short her service.
She studied Medicine in Bristol and on graduation in 2006 went on to undergo numerous hospital and family practice placements throughout the UK and then further post graduate examinations to become a Family physician. In 2013, after 5 years of training, she became a Family physician having gained experience in Remote Medicine; Emergency Medicine; Care of the Elderly; Stroke Medicine; Trauma and Orthopaedics; Ear, Nose and Throat; Paediatrics; Acute Care; Sexual Health Medicine; General and Vascular Surgery.
Carolyn is a Clinical Instructor for the University of British Columbia Medical School and regularly teaches medical students as well as supports the department with an examining role.
Last year she attained a master injector qualification in 'botox' injections for treating pain and for cosmetic purposes through the Canadian Board of Aesthetic Medicine.
Carolyn and her family decided to move to Canada in 2014. ‘We love the outdoor lifestyle and the opportunities that Canada provides'. Out of work Carolyn enjoys skiing, sailing and spending time with her family.
Dr. Helen Imolele
We are delighted to welcome Dr Helen Imolele and her family to the beautiful Shuswap.
Helen has moved here to start a new family practice at Bastion Medical Centre. A general background in Family Medicine, she has a keen interest in Care of the Elderly in the community setting.
She is excited to meet her new patients over the coming months.
Christina studied nursing in 1998 and graduated in the Lower Mainland of BC.
Ten years ago she moved to the beautiful Shuswap and began a career in customer service management.
The love of caring and medicine brought her back to work with us; she has a wealth of medical experience and understanding.
Christina and her husband Brent love to spend time outdoors with family and friends enjoying our stunning surroundings and when time permits she likes to travel as much as possible.