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Our Team

Oleg Klipitch

Dr. Oleg Klipitch

Dr. Oleg Klipitch was born in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine. He graduated from the Ivano-Frankivsk State Medical Institute in 1984, and was awarded the Diploma with High Honor. Starting in 1985 he worked for the Urology Department in Ivano-Frankivsk Regional Clinical Hospital, Ukraine.

In 2004 Dr. Klipitch was accepted to the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine at McMaster University. Dr. Oleg Klipitch graduated in 2007, and completed his Family Medicine residency at Stone Church Family Health Centre in Hamilton in 2009.

This year the Faculty of Health Sciences appointed Dr. Klipitch as Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster University.

Nadia Belsky

Dr. Nadia Belsky

Dr. Nadia Belsky was born in Ukraine. At the age of three she immigrated to Germany, and later moved to Venezuela. She completed her general practice in Medicine at the University of the Andres, Venezuela.

In 1967 Dr. Belsky immigrated to Canada, where she subsequently re-validated her license as a General Practitioner at the University of Toronto. She completed her Family Medicine internship at St. Joseph’s Hospital. She has been practicing medicine in the Toronto area for over 35 years.

 

Irene Fung

Dr. Irene Fung

Dr. Irene Fung is a fellow of the Royal College Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with specialty training in Allergy & Clinical Immunology as well as Pediatrics.  She obtained her Bachelor of Sciences degree with highest honors at the University of Ottawa and then obtained her medical degree at the University of Toronto.  After undertaking her Pediatrics residency at McMaster University, she completed a 3-year Allergy & Clinical Immunology fellowship as well as a clinical research certificate at the prestigious Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Dr. Fung is a skilled clinician, researcher and educator.  Her research focuses on anaphylaxis, food allergy, and urticaria.  She has a special interest in allergy diagnostics and treatment efficacy.  She is also an active contributing member to both the Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.  

 

Arta Bedaj

Dr. Arta Bedaj

Dr. Arta Bedaj is a family physician who graduated from the 2009 Family Medicine residency program at the University of Manitoba. At that time she obtained her CCFP from the College of Family Physicians. Dr. Bedaj is a member in good standing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario and the Canadian College of Family Physicians. Her special interests include preventative and mental health, women’s and children's health, as well as various cosmetic and rejuvenation therapies.

Dr. Bedaj is dedicated to educating patients about preventive medicine, in addition to teaching medical students and residents.

Caroline Oczachowski

Dr. Caroline Oczachowski

Dr. Oczachowski grew up in nearby Windsor, ON.  She attended Poznan University of Medical Sciences in her family's home country of Poland. She then completed a three year preventive and family medicine residency at Emory University in Atlanta Georgia, where she served as Chief Resident in her final year. 

Dr. Oczachowski loves the full scope that is family medicine and has particular interests that include women’s health, prevention and integrative medicine. Throughout her training, she had the privilege of working and studying in various countries including Brazil, Taiwan and Thailand learning various health systems and practices to better care for a multicultural population.

Dr. Olexander Barchan

Dr. Olexander Barchan

The Internal Medicine Specialist Dr. Olexander Barchan has been seeing patients at Dr. O.K. Medical Center since September 2012. Dr. Barchan has over 10 years of experience in outpatient and inpatient medicine in the United States and Canada. Having Dr. Barchan in our office provides an opportunity for our patients to be consulted by a specialist within 1-2 weeks since the day of referral, thus avoid long waiting times.

 

Dr. Nataliya Tsay

Dr. Nataliya Tsay

In 2009, Dr. Tsay was accepted to the Michael G DeGroote School of Medicine at McMaster University. In 2012 she began her residency training specializing in Family Medicine at McMaster University. After completing her training, Dr. Tsay joined our team. Previously, Dr. Tsay graduated from medical school and residency summa cum laude (1988), specializing in Pediatrics in Kazakhstan. In 2001 she successfully defended her dissertation and obtained PhD degree. In 2005 she completed Medical Laboratory Technology program at Mohawk College and worked at Toronto General Hospital.
She practices the full scope of Family Medicine but also has particular interest in preventive care, Women health and Mental health.

 

 

 

Lilya Salamakha

Liliya Salamakha

Medical Secretary

Liliya Salamakha joined our team in August of 2010 as a Receptionist at the front desk. She gained her experience in Customer Service previously operating as a representative of an optical company for seven years.

Liliya is working as an Office Assistant, supporting the team of the doctors with faxing, filing, scanning of medical documents, and also as a back-up for the reception area.

 

Irena Klipitch

Irena Klipitch

Public Relations Coordinator

Irena Klipitch was born in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine. She immigrated to Canada when she was just a little girl. Irena is now in the process of completing her Bachelor of Science, with a double major in Human Biology and Human Health and Disease, at the University of Toronto.

 

Nataliya Kachor

Nataliya Kachor

Cosmetics Practitioner & Physician Assistant

Nataliya Kachor graduated from Ternopil Medical University in Ukraine, where she obtained her degree as a Doctor of Medicine. Her exceptional organizational skills and hard work help to run the office smoothly and create a welcoming working environment.

Nataliya has successfully completed accredited Canadian courses in Cosmetics and now provides the high quality service performing Botox and filler injections, microdermabrasion and other types of skin care treatments. As a recent addition to the Dr. OK Medical staff she has become an invaluable member of our team.

Olga Onufriychuk

Olga Onyfriychuk

Medical Office Administrator

Olga graduated from the Access Canada Business College in 2007, receiving a Medical Office Assistant diploma. Olga joined the Dr. O.K. Medical Center team in 2013.

“I am grateful to be a part of the Dr. O.K team and I enjoy working in a friendly, highly professional, and respectful environment.”

 

 

Ruslan Tkach

Ruslan Tkach

Physician Assistant

Ruslan Tkach was born in Ukraine. He joined to Dr. O.K. Medical Center team in 2013.

Ruslan Tkach graduated from Ternopil Medical University in 2002 and, after finishing a residency, began to work as orthopaedic surgeon at a busy running fracture clinic of the Regional Hospital, Ukraine.

He has an exceptional knowledge, experience, and skills in operative and non-operative treatment of musculoskeletal injuries and diseases. Furthermore, his deep knowledge in sport-related injuries helps people to speedy recoveries after trauma. In addition, being an orthopaedic surgeon, he always tries to be up-to-date in internal medicine’s aspects as well.

Medicine for him is a job and hobby simultaneously. Ruslan is compassionate to people and does the best to resolve patient’s problem.

LesyaLesya Palamarchuk

Medical Team Assistant

Lesya Palamarchuk obtained her medical degree with highest honors from Vinnytsya National Medical University in Ukraine and has more than 15 years of experience in the medical field including Pediatrics, Neonatology and Sonography.

Dedicated, skilled healthcare professional with a strong academic background and a broad range of experience, she recently joined Dr. O.K. Medical Center team.

 

Olha ZelenchukOlha Zelenchuk

Medical Team Assistant

Olha Zelenchuk was born in Ukraine. She graduated from Ternopil State Medical University in 1998. After finishing a residency in 1999 she began to work as a Respirologist at Ternopil Regional Hospital, Ukraine. Olha has more than 10 years of experience in a healthcare setting.

 

Anna GrigoryanAnna Grigoryan

Medical Office Manager

Anna Grigoryan has joined Dr. OK Medical Center team in 2011 after receiving a Medical Office Assistant Diploma with honors.

As a Medical Office Manager Anna is responsible for the operations and administration side of the facility.

She ensures the office is running smoothly and promotes excellent customer service.