Dr. Timea Belej-Rak
Dr. Timea Belej-Rak will help you embrace Your Fertility and empower you with tools to help you succeed. She is a practicing fertility specialist who has learned from her patients that they hold the key to their success.
Dr. Belej-Rak believes in supporting the practice, education and research of a healing and prevention-based approach to health and well-being. Such a system takes into account the whole person, including body, mind, spirit and their environment and uses a wide range of therapeutic options, both complementary and conventional.
Over the past ten years, she has incorporated holistic techniques such as acupuncture, naturopathy, TCM, health coaching, hypnosis and Western modalities, to maximize your success. She is also a trainer of Neurolinguistic Programming, a master coach and a master Time Line Therapy practitioner, as well as a board certified School of Hypnosis. After working through her own journey of fertility challenges, SARS and cancer, she has pursued her Whole Health Medicine certification to bring peace and healing to those who come to see her. For more information, visit her personal website, http://www.yourfertility.ca/.
In a continuing effort to improve your outcomes and with a yearning for ongoing learning, she is now pursuing her certification through the Institute of Functional Medicine.
She recently completed a chapter for the book, Empowering Women to Succeed, an international bestseller.
Dr. Belej-Rak completed her MD in 1999, followed by her specialty training in Obstetrics and Gynecology (FRCSC) and finally a two-year Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada fellowship in Gynecologic Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (GREI), all at the University of Toronto. She is one of a select group of physicians with this accreditation.
Dr. Belej-Rak is a member of the Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, and the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology. Her research has been presented at international meetings and been published in peer-reviewed journals.
Prior to joining the team at Anova Fertility, she was an associate physician at LifeQuest Centre for Reproductive Medicine, as well as at the Markham Fertility Centre. Thereafter, she became the Medical Director of Procrea Fertility Centre in Vaughan.
Dr. Belej-Rak is an Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct) at McMaster University and participates in teaching medical students about fertility. She has also been involved in helping fellows in Gynecologic Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility prepare for their fellowship exams by participating in the program committee for REFINE (Fellows’ Review and Development Program). She also holds courtesy hospital privileges at Mackenzie Health, Markham Stouffville Hospital and Southlake Regional Health Centre.
Your fertility is Dr. Belej-Rak’s number one priority. She understands how stressful your journey can be. That’s why she uses all her integrative tools and knowledge to provide individualized patient care with you as her focus. It is her wish to have you see, hear, grasp and perceive what you need when you come to see her.