Our NPs

Zarna Patel, NP – Clinical Director/Lead NP

Zarna first graduated from York University with a Bachelor’s degree as a registered nurse. After working for over 11 years at the University Health Network Toronto, she then completed her Master’s degree as a nurse practitioner from Athabasca University. Zarna is delighted to join the team at Emery Keelesdale in order to serve the community of Humber Summit.


Mahrokh Fazl, NP-PHC

Mahrokh holds a BScN and MN from the University of Toronto. After almost 7 years as a RN with Mt. Sinai, Mahrokh made the decision to pursue a career in primary care as a nurse practitioner. Her career interests are pre-natal and post-natal care and she possesses a passion for preventative care. She also speaks Farsi. Mahrokh is excited to start her NP career in the NP-led model serving the North York communities.


Rachel Seewald, NP

Rachel has been a dedicated member of Emery Keelesdale NPLC and has been serving the surrounding communities since 2019. She holds a Bachelor of Nursing Science from Queen’s University and a Master of Nursing and NP Certificate from Ryerson University. Prior to becoming an NP, her nursing experience spanned hospital care in a remote northern Ontario community and labour and delivery in a Toronto hospital. As an NP, Rachel is experienced in and passionate about inclusive approaches to healthcare, mental health, and women’s and LGBTQ2S+ health.