Meet Our Healthcare Professionals
The health care professionals at the Wellness Clinic at KurSpa combine the disciplines of naturopathy, homeopathy, psychology and kinesiology to create a program that address the whole body, including the mind, of our guests. Beginning with an in-depth consultation and incorporating, nutrition, exercise and traditional treatments, our health clinic’s proactive approach improves the quality of life for all guests.
Dr. Pieter Strauss, SHaRP Programs and Wellness Lead
Our resort psychiatrist, Dr. Strauss has a private psychiatric practice in the Fraser Valley, BC. A seasoned presenter of mental health related workshops for colleagues and the general public, he was Head of the Department of Psychiatry at a Regional Hospital until July 2014, when he decided to focus on his practice and creating programs for Sparkling Hill Resort. His love of people and passion about healthy relationships is evident in everything he touches at the resort and his accessible and down-to-earth personality make him easy to talk to for our guests.
Dr. Ray Lendvai, Naturopathic Physician
One of our naturopathic physicians, Dr. Lendvai is the medical director at KurSpa and provides numerous natural therapeutics, including naturopathic, homeopathic and traditional Chinese medicine; acupuncture, allergy testing and desensitization; nutritional and lifestyle counseling as well as chelation and IV treatments. Dr. Lendvai continues to lecture and makes radio and television appearances on a wide range of topics relating to naturopathic medicine.
Dr. Krista Ingram, Naturopathic Physician
Dr. Ingram uses homeopathy, traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture, herbal medicine, vitamin and mineral supplements; and nutritional, diet and lifestyle recommendations to address her clients concerns. She also offers B-Vitamin injections, a homeopathic immune booster injection and food sensitivity testing. Dr. Ingram has a special interest in women’s health, specifically perimenopause and menopause as well as sleep and energy issues, anxiety, depression and digestive concerns.
Paul Bradshaw, Kinesiologist
Paul Bradshaw, our Kinesiologist at Sparkling Hill, graduated from the University of British Columbia in 2010 with a Bachelor of Human Kinetics. He is the lead Whole Body Cryo Cold Chamber practitioner and specializes in injury rehabilitation/ prevention, as well as healthy weight loss. Paul is a certified Kinesio Tape practitioner, avid golfer and snowboarder.