OUR TEAM

We are a team of experienced medical and business professionals collectively bringing multiple decades of expertise to the care of our patients. Serving the tri-state area and beyond, Salus physicians are recognized as medical leaders working collaboratively to provide an outstanding patient experience to all members of our community. We work tirelessly to raise awareness of integrative health as the ultimate solution to the healthcare crisis in the United States.

Rashida Ghauri, MD, ABIHM

Known for her outstanding bedside manner, Dr. Ghauri is widely acclaimed for her clinical acumen when it comes to treating patients. She has spent much of her career in the hospital setting caring for some of the most infirm members of our community. This work has prompted her to refocus her practice on promoting health, preventing disease, and managing illness through both conventional and complementary approaches. She believes that the body has a remarkable healing capacity when given the proper foundation and that patients must be actively engaged in their life to achieve truly great health. She takes the most pride in inspiring patients to be active partners in their care planning.  Rashida has three young boys and enjoys learning and foreign travel.

Residency: Drexel University College of Medicine, PA, 2004
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Integrative Holistic Medicine

Colleen Montgomery, MS, CHWC, RCEP

Plant-based nutrition and health coaching are only the latest set of skills Colleen offers to our patients. She has had a longstanding career in cardiac rehabilitation and exercise physiology and takes great pride in working with patients in achieving their health goals. Colleen understands the nuances of dealing with serious medical illnesses while also trying to improve your nutritional status and is standing by to coach you into great health!!

Certifications
Food Over Medicine Instructor
Plant-Based Nutrition
Stress Management Coach
Health and Wellness Coach
Basic/Advanced Cardiac Life Support (BLS/ACLS)

Christine Keller, CYI

People all over the world are discovering yoga as an incredible way to boost your overall health and well-being. Christine’s beautiful practice of yoga is becoming one of our most acclaimed services. Her knowledge and experience is unsurpassed in our region and her ability to coach you into breathing and performing properly is exceeded only by her kind and gentle outlook on life. If nothing else, you and your loved ones will always have fun when Christine is in the room! Sign up for one of our yoga sessions today!
Certifications
Certified Yoga Instructor

Kate Metzger

Serving as your gatekeeper, Kate is an integral part of our team.  She has a passion for delivering an excellent customer experience. Her drive to help others is more than commendable and her warm personality and deep desire to serve our community is representative of the Salus approach.  Kate will make sure your service is well-coordinated and to your satisfaction.  Kate enjoys being outdoors and discovering healthy foods.

Education: Bachelor’s in Business and Healthcare Administration, Penn State University, 2017

Baber Ghauri, MD, ABIHM, FHM, FACP, MBA

Dr. Ghauri is a caring and personable physician healer that enjoys a good challenge. His diverse background in almost every type of patient care setting has led him to a career in leadership and healthcare administration.  An eternal optimist, he easily sees the good in other people. He believes that everyone has the potential to become more engaged in their health, it’s often just a matter of finding their inspiration. His patients most appreciate his friendly and easy-going demeanour as well as his love for using technology to improve care delivery. Baber loves to play sports and discover new foods with his family.

Residency: Drexel University College of Medicine, PA, 2004
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Integrative Holistic Medicine, Clinical Informatics