Our Practice


Nith Valley Family Practice was established in the 1960’s as a small group practice serving New Hamburg and has grown to a group of five physicians supported by an enthusiastic team of highly skilled nurses and administrators to provide quality, patient and community-centered primary care to the residents of Wilmot Township and surrounding area

Our Doctors
Visiting Physicians
Adam Agate, MD

We would like to welcome Dr. Adam Agate to our practice!

Dr. Agate is currently joining us a locum for Dr. Erling. 

Dr. Adam Agate grew up in Toronto, Ontario. He graduated with a Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Guelph, and following this completed a Masters in Medical Sciences at the University of Toronto. He then attended McMaster’s Michael DeGroote School of Medicine and his residency in Family Medicine in Kitchener Waterloo. Dr. Agate employs a patient centered approach to care, working in collaboration with his patients to meet their individual healthcare needs and goals. He is passionate about health education and preventative medicine. He also enjoys biking,
travelling, and spending time with his partner and two cats.

Jennifer McAlister, MD

A warm Nith Valley Family Practice welcome to Dr. Jen McAlister who will be caring for Dr. McMillan's patients while she is on maternity leave.

Dr. Jennifer McAlister is originally from Ottawa, where she completed her undergraduate in Child Studies and Psychology. She then went on to attend medical school at McMaster University in the Waterloo region, and stayed to complete her residency in Family Medicine. Dr. McAlister has a particular interest in women’s health and sexual health, but loves the diversity of family medicine. She enjoys baking, hiking, and playing with her dogs.