ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Dr. Werner Spangehl is a Canadian family physician who was born in Regina, Saskatchewan. He studied biology and medicine at the University of Saskatchewan, and then completed an internship at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Toronto.
Dr. Spangehl has a full service family practice in White Rock, British Columbia, which includes maternity care, hospital care and an outpatient practice with a chronic disease management focus.
He is a clinical assistant professor at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine, Department of Family Practice. In that capacity he mentors medical students and family practice residents.
Dr. Spangehl is interested in using lifestyle modification to improve health and has taken numerous courses and seminars in integrative medicine. He is married to his life partner, Vivian, and together they are raising three amazing children: Tori, Madeline and Peter.