Our Staff

Committed to you, TCHI staff put your health first.

TCHI is part of an allied health professional network. In Tavistock, there are six family physicians,
five nurses, and five administrative staff who care about your health.

Dr. Paul Bartlett
B.Sc., M.D., C.C.F.P., University of Alberta 1971, CCP 1972 • Joined Tavistock Medical Group 1972 • Interests: Allergy Testing; Alzheimer's; Medical Student Preceptor • Personal Interests: Hockey; Ecology; Astronomy; William Blake

Dr. Barbara Cowing
B.Sc., M.D., C.C.F.P., University of Guelph, University of Western Ontario, University of Waterloo, McMaster University • Medical Director - Maples Homes for Seniors and People Care Centre in Tavistock; Nithview Nursing Home in New Hamburg • Interests: Optometry; Geriatric Medicine • Personal Interests: Rural family life; Road biking; Gardening; Scrapbooking; Antiques

Dr. Vanessa Eloise Kustec
M.D.C.M, C.C.F.P., Attended Medical School at McGill University, Residency at University of Sherbrooke • From Montreal, Quebec; bilingual French/English • Work Interests - Hospitalist care (Internal Medicine),  Nursing Homes (Geriatrics),  Dermatology • Other interests -  Music, Singing, Hiking, Photography, Travel

*Photo courtesy Tavistock Gazette


Dr. Amanda Brown
M.D., C.C.F.P., University of Guelph, Saba University of Medicine, Caribbean Islands, IMG (International Medical Graduate) • Joined Tavistock Medical Group 2014 • Interests: Internal Medicine; Psychiatry; Pediatrics; Obstetrics and Gynecology; Women's Health; Diabetes Research • Personal Interests: Travel

Dr. Ken Hook
M.D., C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P., University of Western Ontario 1980 CCFP 1982 • Joined Tavistock Medical Group 1982 • Assistant Professor Western University since 1991, Ontario College of Family Physicians Board and Executive 1994 - 2003, President Ontario College of Family Physicians 2000 - 2001 • Enjoys activities with his family such as travel, cottage life and skiing.

Dr._Samantha_Reaume_TCHIDr. Samantha Reaume
B.M.Sc., M.D., C.C.F.P., University of Western Ontario 2017 • Joined Tavistock Medical Group 2017 • Enjoys spending time with family; True Crime Podcasts; Spa Days; Wine Tours in Niagara; Escape Rooms.


Dr. Brad Card

*Photo courtesy Tavistock Gazette

Sue_Nurse_TCHISue R.N. 

Works with Dr. Amanda Brown

Kim R.N.
Works with Dr. Kenneth Hook

Joan R.N., Nurse Manager
Works with Dr. Paul Bartlett


Lindsay R.P.N.
Works with Dr. Vanessa Kustec


Sherry R.P.N.
Works with Dr. Samantha Reaume


Nurse Practitioner




Joan B.




Adrienne - Dietician