meet Melina & Erica
Welcoming, knowledgeable, and caring. That’s how our clients describe us! We started Body Measure knowing there was a significant gap in the health and wellness industry: our clients needed to understand their total body composition in order to fine-tune their lifestyles and reach their goals. And we knew we had the experience and expertise to guide them.
Erica is a Registered Radiation Technologist, with over 30 years experience. She is registered with CAMRT and MAMRT. She is Dexa certified with the International Society for Clinical Densitometry. She also has advanced training from McMaster University in body composition analysis using the Dexa Scanner. Erica’s passion is fitness. She taught fitness classes on weekends and evenings, while being certified with the Manitoba Fitness Council for 25 years.
Melina holds a Master of Science in Community Health, and has devoted most of her career to helping older adults live a healthy and vibrant lifestyle. In her role as research coordinator, she saw firsthand how important it was for her clients to know and understand their unique body composition. Melina is a certified obesity counsellor with The World Obesity Association. She has personally lost 100 pounds, and is passionate with help others reach their healthy weight.
Today, we combine our passions and knowledge to offer accurate data, innovative services, and personalized guidance to empower our clients on their journey to health and wellness.
our unique perspective
You need more than scan results and treatments to achieve your health and wellness goals. You need a partner on your journey. Body Measure is that partner.
We will work with you to:
- understand and interpret your results
- create a personalized fitness, nutrition, and treatment plan
- provide accountability, support, and guidance every step of the way
We know your overall health is important to you. You want results and our team is here to get you there. When you partner with Body Measure, you choose health, knowledge, and positive growth. And we are committed to serving you with kindness, excellence, and an incredible, empowering experience.
Discover the Body Measure difference
Angela Martens, RD
Angela has been practicing as a Registered Dietitian for the past 30 years in various clinical settings. She graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Physical Education followed by a Bachelor of Human Ecology before completing her dietetic internship at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg. Throughout her extensive career, Angela has seen the science of nutrition evolve which drives her to continually integrate new evidence into her practice. She is passionate about empowering her clients to optimize their nutritional health while helping them gain a basic understanding of what their body is actually doing with the food they eat.
Prior to working at Body Measure, I worked as a DEXA technician in a research setting. During this time, I developed a passion for working with people, and a strong interest in health and wellness. I’m excited to be applying these passions to my daily life, as a member of the Body Measure team. During my free time I love skating, hiking, and taking long walks with my dog.
Rui majored in Biological Sciences in University, with both parents and brother working in the medical field, she is always fascinated with health and science. She joined Body Measure in 2021, and finished training as a DEXA technician.
Rui grew up in Beijing and moved to Winnipeg with her brother after graduating high school. She loves traveling alone, and cuddles with her three pets.
Calista joined the Body Measure team as a technician in 2021, shortly after graduating high school. She’s always had a great passion for physical activity, health and wellness. Calista has a strong interest in helping people improve their life and feel their best! She also likes spending her spare time at the gym, outdoors and with family.
Dr. Blair Henderson
Dr. Blair Henderson is Body Measure’s Facility Director. Dr. Henderson is a Board-Certified Radiologist. Post residency, Dr. Henderson completed additional training in gastrointestinal radiology at the University of Georgetown. Dr. Henderson was a lecturer in Radiology at the University of Manitoba for over ten years. He received his Radiology Leadership and Management Certificate in 2018. Dr. Henderson joined the Body Measure team in 2018. An avid gym goer, Dr. Henderson believes that understanding your body composition is key to achieving your best health.