Welcome Dr. Hiba Rabei to the Vanguard medical team beginning Oct 3rd! Female physician, fluent in English & Arabic
Skin Rejuvenation Calgary AB

Our Team

Dr. Folake Pepple, MBBS, LMCC, MRCGP

Medical Director

 Dr. Folake PeppleDr. Pepple has been caring for patients of all ages in Calgary, AB for over 22 years. She enjoys family medicine with a focus on women’s wellness and has a special interest in dermatology with aesthetic medicine. It is her passion to help patients enjoy healthy, youthful skin with anti-aging treatments.

She has received extensive training nationally and internationally in these advance treatments such as wrinkle reduction, dermal fillers, and platelet rich plasma therapy for hair loss and skin rejuvenation. She also administers treatments for chronic migraine and hyperhidrosis.

She has been practicing medicine since 1998 and completed her residency program in family medicine in the UK. She was awarded the Diploma in Practical Dermatology with Distinction at Queen Mary University in London UK in 2018.

Dr. Pepple maintains good standing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta and College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is also a member of the Canadian Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Primary Care Society of Dermatology Canada.

Dr. Nkole

Family Physician

 Dr. Folake PeppleDr Nkole graduated from medical school in 1999 and did further training in emergency medicine and trauma care in Johannesburg, South Africa.

He has special interest in dermatology, emergency medicine and long-term care.

He is passionate about family medicine which creates a good opportunity for bonding and long-lasting relationship with patients and their families.

DR. Hiba Rabei

Family Physician

 Dr. Folake PeppleDr. Rabei brings a world of medical experience to Vanguard Clinic. With a medical degree from the UAE and a Master’s of Science in molecular medicine from Paris, she cultivated her skills across continents. Her passion for healthcare led her to Canada, where she completed a residency program in family medicine at the University of Calgary.

Dr. Rabei’s curiosity extends beyond medicine. She finds delight in traversing new destinations and savoring the world’s flavours, connecting diverse cultures through culinary experiences and art.

Family lies at the core of Dr. Rabei’s life. As a mother herself, she deeply understands the significance of family bonds and extends this understanding to the care she provides, fostering a nurturing environment for all.

Fluent in English and Arabic, and with a grasp of French, Dr. Rabei breaks down language barriers, fostering clear communication and understanding to ensure that you’re not just a patient, but a partner in your health journey.

Dr. Pam Odiegwu

Family Physician

Dr. Pam Odiegwu

Dr. Pam Odiegwu practiced medicine in the province of Saskatchewan for six years before joining our team, and has extensive medical training in Canada which has given her a wide area of expertise within family medicine.

She holds a CCFP designation from the College of Family Physicians and has met Canada’s standards for education and training in medicine. Her special interest is on Women’s Wellness, Chronic Disease Management, Pediatrics, and she has also included Aesthetic Medicine and treatment of Chronic Migraines in her practice. She is focused on providing exceptional medical care with a compassionate and understanding approach to address the needs of her patients and families.  She is currently accepting new patients, so contact us to make your appointment today.

Dr. Alicja Kennedy, MD, CCFP, MPH, HBSc

Women’s Health

Dr. Alicja Kennedy

Dr. Kennedy completed an undergraduate degree in Health Studies and a Master’s of Public Health in Ontario before moving to Calgary in 2013. Before embarking on a career in medicine, she worked in Public Health for 8 years creating programs and policies for chronic disease prevention and social determinants of health. She completed her medical degree and residency training as a Family Doctor at the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary in 2020.

Dr. Kennedy is passionate about increasing access to and advocating for women’s health. She strives to create a comfortable and inclusive environment for all patients. Dr. Kennedy’s medical practice also includes rural low-risk obstetrics, mental health and family medicine locums.

When she isn’t working, she keeps busy running after her 4-year-old and 1-year-old daughters and two dogs! She is married to a high school teacher and her family can often be found in the mountains hiking, on the lake paddle boarding and travelling.


Dr. Folake Pepple, Medical Director

Vanguard Medical & Aesthetic ClinicDr. Folake Pepple, MBBS, LMCC, MRCGP Connect with Dr. Folake Pepple on Linkedin

First impressions matter and a person’s appearance plays a great role in the first impression they would make. That is why you need to look your best at all times. Dr. Folake Pepple and the team at Vanguard Medical and Aesthetic Clinic in Calgary understand this reality well. The broad range of cosmetic treatment options we offer, from skincare to hair care, from Botox to Coolsculpting, are meant to give you a boost, both in looks and confidence. We also provide medical services for the whole family and prenatal care. Consult us to look and feel your best.

Success Stories

This clinic is the best I have ever been to. The staff at the front really cool people and the doctor was totally right on and helped me alot. The best place I have been to and the best doctor I have seen in years. Will go back to this place anytime.
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Holiday Hours

To our valued clients,

Please see the following for our upcoming holiday hours!

Dec 24th – Closed
Dec 25th – Closed
Dec 31st – 9:00AM – 4:00PM
Jan 1st – Closed

Happy Holidays!