Our Medical Team

Our Medical Team

Dr. Folake Pepple

Dr. Folake Pepple, MBBS, LMCC, MRCGP

Medical Director

Dr. Pepple cares for patients of all ages in the Calgary AB area. She enjoys family medicine with a focus on women’s wellness and has a special interest in dermatology with aesthetic medicine. It is her passion to help patients enjoy healthy, youthful skin with anti-aging treatments. She has received extensive training nationally and internationally in these advance treatments such as wrinkle reduction with Botox™, dermal fillers, and platelet-rich plasma therapy for hair loss and skin rejuvenation. She also administers Botox™ for the treatment of chronic migraine and hyperhidrosis.

She has been practicing medicine since 1998 and completed her residency program in family medicine in the UK. She was awarded the Diploma in Practical Dermatology with Distinction at Queen Mary University in London UK in 2018. Dr. Pepple maintains good standing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta and College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is also a member of the Canadian Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Primary Care Society of Dermatology Canada.

Dr. Tolu Solola

Dr. Tolu Solola

Family Physician

Dr. Solola is originally from Buckinghamshire, England. With more than 13 years of practice experience, she has a special interest in women’s health. As a woman, she identifies readily and compassionately with female health issues. Dr. Solola has extensive background in gynecology and obstetrics, and her services include:

– Female wellness
– Family planning including IUD insertion and removal
– Prenatal and antenatal care
– Children’s health
– Botulinum injection for treating chronic migraine

Dr. Solola says she was initially attracted to family medicine for the opportunity to build lasting relationships, caring for patients through all phases of their lives.

Dr. Angela Melnyk

Dr. Angela Melnyk

Family Physician

Dr. Melnyk grew up in a family of physicians and an atmosphere of medicine. She was a doctor in her native country – Ukraine – before attending medical school at University of Calgary to practice in Canada.

She has more than ten years of practice experience, with most in the area of family medicine. She prefers this focus, acting as an advocate for the patient, providing the initial intervention for any kind of medical problem.

Dr. Melnyk is presently adding patients to her wait list, with openings expected in a few months.

Dr. Tomi Solola

Dr. Tomi Solola

Family Physician

Dr. Solola graduated from medical school in 1999, serving as a physician in the UK for 13 years before arriving in Canada in 2013. He is adept in family practice. Dr. Solola takes special interest in pediatrics and internal medicine, putting both child and adult patients at ease. He sees this role as much more than an occupation. He views each consultation as an opportunity to connect with patients as individuals, making a positive difference in their everyday challenges posed by illness.

Dr. Ike Muotoh

Dr. Ike Muotoh

Family Physician

Dr. Muotoh has been practicing medicine since 1994. He received training through the London Deanery Postgraduate Vocational Training Scheme. He developed his skills further with experience in emergency medicine at the Accident and Emergency department of St. Georges Hospital in London. At Silverado Medical & Aesthetic Clinic, Dr. Muotoh serves as a family physician. He also works at Airdrie Urgent Care Centre in Airdrie, AB.

Dr. Vanessa Ogbonnaya

Dr. Vanessa Ogbonnaya

Family Physician

With a focus on women’s health and early prenatal care, Dr. Vanessa Ogbonnaya is a vital part of the Silverado Medical & Aesthetic Clinic team. She earned a medical degree in 2003, and received training as a general practitioner at Wessex Deanery Postgraduate Vocational Training scheme in the United Kingdom.

Dr. Ron Mayrhofer

Dr. Ron Mayrhofer

Family Physician

Dr. Mayrhofer studied at University of Manitoba and University of British Columbia to obtain the CCFP designation from the College of Family Physicians. As a certified family physician, he has met Canada’s high standards for education and training in medicine. Beginning in 1980, Dr. Mayrhofer served as an assistant professor at the University of Calgary’s Faculty of Medicine and Family Practice, located in South Calgary.

Dr. Rakesh Patel

Dr. Rakesh Patel

Family Physician

Dr. Patel is a highly-capable family physician. He serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary, and as a Board Director for South Anderson Primary Care Association (SAPCA).

In 2002, he qualified as a doctor at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital in London, England. Dr. Patel completed training in family medicine, with distinction. He holds diplomas in:

– Aviation medicine
– Family medicine
– Occupational medicine
– Obstetrics and gynecology
– Management and leadership

Following 12 years of service as a medical officer with the Royal Air Force in the UK, he moved his family to settle in Calgary AB in 2015. The doctor is known for his friendly approach, balancing the needs of the patient with a sound basis in medical evidence.

Dr. Patel speaks English and Gujarati.

Dr. Deon Vorster

Dr. Deon Vorster

Family Physician

In 2000, Dr. Vorster earned a medical degree from University of Pretoria in South Africa. He completed his internship in 2002, and relocated to Canada in 2003. Since that time, Dr. Vorster has enjoyed practice in the areas of emergency and family medicine. He takes special interest in geriatric medicine, men’s health, and minor surgical procedures.

Dr. Inoka Amarakone

Dr. Inoka Amarakone

Dr. Amarakone is from London, England and has been practicing medicine since 2000. She initially trained in pediatrics (child health) in the UK, before completing family medicine training and moving to Canada in 2008. She enjoys helping patients take a pro-active approach to their health and wellness and has a special interest in child health.

Agnes

Agnes

Medical Office Assistant

Agnes has been part of SMC family for over 6 years. She holds a diploma in Medical Office Assistant, and earned a degree in Bachelors of Science in Psychology. Dedicated patient care, and empathy are qualities she value. Off work, Agnes loves to play games with her family, hike, and do road trips to reconnect with families and friends. She enjoys music, likes tasting food from other cultures, and doing charitable services.

Clotilda Agbojo

Clotilda Agbojo

Head Nurse

Clotilda Agbojo has 8 years of nursing experience and has been with Silverado Medical Clinic since the beginning. She is versatile and talented, with extensive knowledge in the areas of business administration, finance, banking, teaching, journalism, and health care. She possesses excellent coaching, interpersonal and communication skills, a great team leader /player, achiever, and excels under pressure.

Caroline Achen

Caroline Achen

Medical Office Assistant

She is a MOA and have been at Silverado Medical for 5.8 years. She has 25 years of customer service experience both in medical and engineering offices. She is married and a mother of two amazing children. She is a grandma to her first grand-daughter. She enjoys travelling, reading and relaxing on her deck. She loves baseball and watching her son pitch (Calgary league/college).

Noushin

Noushin

Medical Office Assistant

Noushin has been part of the MOA Silverado Medical family since 2018. She is an essential part of our team and she strives to make the most out of every day at the clinic. She loves helping others, and making everyone around her happy!

Marianne

Marianne

Clinic Manager

Marianne is born and raised in the Philippines. She worked as a registered nurse in Labor and Delivery Department for 6 years before coming to Canada in 2011. A mother of 2 beautiful kids. She loves spending time with her family, cooking and travelling.

Nova

Nova

Medical Office Assistant

Nova was born in the Philippines & brought to Edmonton on her High School years. She had always found pleasure in having to make someone’s day a little brighter. Nova had carried a passion for adventure with endearment towards helping around the community, ensuring everyone’s health and happiness before her own. You will find her at Silverado Medical Clinic sitting at the desk ready to greet you and will make sure your visit goes well.

Nova comes to work with strong knowledge regarding marketing skills, health care and skin care. She brought courage in finding this workplace and work with dedication to achieve a daily goal in her calendar. Nova finds motivation in spreading positivity and working from her family including her puppy Missy. Missy is her stress reliever on any bad day.

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