I do what I do because I believe in challenging the status quo of health and healthcare.
We all deserve to create the life we want with the health we need; your health is your greatest wealth.
I believe in dreaming big, working hard and pursuing passion. To find true health, you need to too. When you combine ambition with self-worth, you recognize what health truly means and you can create it. Your health and wellbeing is in your hands, and you should feel in control.
I am interested in providing you with empowered healthcare that allows you to understand your health, so you can change it. I believe everyone can feel better, but those who stay well are dedicated to maintaining a foundation of health through nutritional density, emotional boundaries and physical activity. I believe in making lasting change in our health habits so we can make lasting change in our lives, and in the lives of others. I want to live a vibrant and vital life – join me!
Becoming a doctor was not always a part of my “When I grow up, I want to be…” story. I am a graduate from Trent University, where I completed an Honours Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science. This program allowed me to develop critical thinking skills and practice putting pieces of a puzzle together as a part of a bigger picture. There, I found my interest and passion for medicine – and eventually found the world of naturopathic medicine. My path to becoming a naturopathic doctor certainly wasn’t straight – yet, I am now incredibly grateful to have found an exciting career that embraces who I am, as well as a more sustainable and comprehensive approach to healthcare.
In 2016, I founded True Roots Healthcare, Uxbridge’s first and only dedicated naturopathic clinic.
Why Naturopathic Medicine?
I chose to pursue a career as a naturopathic doctor so that I could connect with patients in a personal and positive way. I am a graduate of the accredited 4 year program of naturopathic medicine at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, a member of the Ontario and Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors, and a member in good standing with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario. As a licenced and registered naturopathic doctor in Ontario, I am also certified in intravenous infusion therapy (IVIT) and hold all prescribing rights currently available to NDs in Ontario.
I practice as a naturopathic doctor because it allows me to engage patients in education about their health. My job is centered around helping my patients find true answers and solutions that are both effective and attainable. Naturopathic medicine works to resolve the underlying cause of health concerns, not just cover them up. I believe I am part of the future of healthcare that is sustainable, solution-based and the key to optimal health and wellness.