About Our Clinic

Beach Avenue Medical Clinic is a Family Practice located across the street from beautiful Lake Okanagan. We are pleased to be part of the community of Peachland and look forward to serving you, your family, and friends. We extend a sincere welcome to visitors, as well as new or long-time residents of the Okanagan Valley.

We are currently accepting new patients please inquire with office staff to be put on the waiting list.

Our Mission

Beach Avenue Medical Clinic recognizes the value, beauty and wonder of each human person and is committed to partnering with our patients to achieve their optimal health and well-being.

Our Goal

To provide excellent, timely and compassionate care in a friendly yet professional atmosphere.

Doctor Profiles

Dr. John Brinkerhoff

Dr. John Brinkerhoff has been practicing since 1988. He received his training at the University of Alberta and is a member of the Canadian College of Family Physicians. He has a special interest in palliative care and is a member of the KGH sexual assault response team. His personal interests include snowboarding, golf, crossword puzzles and reading. He is a director of Hope for the Nations, an international organization for children in need. He is married and has four children and a growing number of grandchildren.

Dr. Alanna Leverrier

Born and raised in Kelowna, Dr. Alanna Leverrier received her training from the University of British Columbia, as well as the University of Saskatchewan. She is a member of the Canadian College of Family Physicians. She enjoys general family medicine and has special interests in women's health. Dr. Leverrier has a young family whom she enjoys spending her time with. She is patient, kind, and passionate about working in family medicine.

Dr. Jeffrey Hoekstra

Dr. Hoekstra was born in Abbotsford, BC and raised in Armstrong. He graduated from University at UBC Okanagan, finished med school in Ottawa, and completed his residency in Prince George. He is licensed by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC, and is a member of the College of Family Physicians of Canada. He also has a passion for medical education, teaching both students and residents. Dr. Hoekstra believes in professional and amicable relationship with his patients, and looks forward to caring for you and your family.

Dr. Chantal Fourie

Dr. Fourie was born and raised in South Africa. When she wasn’t working in Family Medicine, Dr. Fourie travelled the world practicing as Cruise Ship Physician. After moving to Canada in 2013, Dr. Fourie settled in Lloydminster, Alberta where she worked in Family Medicine, Hospital ER, and Long-term care. She is passionate about women’s health, maternity and newborn care, and family medicine. Dr. Fourie and her husband love to spend their weekends skiing and enjoying the outdoors.

Dr. Brian Mackay

Dr. Mackay graduated from Bristol University, UK in 2007. Dr. Mackay and his young family uprooted from the UK and moved to the Okanagan in 2017. Dr. Mackay enjoys full spectrum medicine, ranging from caring for young families to complex chronic disease management in older adults. He is passionate about healthy living and enjoys cycling, skiing, snowshoeing, and playing guitar.

R.N. Lisa Guderyan

Lisa graduated in 2012 with her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Ottawa. Lisa has worked as a Surgical Nurse in Lloydminster AB and as an OR nurse at Kelowna General Hospital. Lisa is passionate about quality care for the whole family from birth to end of life. Lisa has advanced training in STI/contraceptive management, Foot Care, and Wound Care. Lisa loves spending time outdoors with her husband, young daughter, and her giant dog Burt.