ConsultationNaturopathic medicine is a unique primary health care system that blends modern scientific knowledge with traditional and natural forms of medicine. Naturopathic medicine focuses on stimulating the body's own innate healing ability through the use of natural medicine to enable optimal health. As per our philosophy, naturopathic medicine treats the underlying cause of the disease rather than focusing only on the symptoms.
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Dr. Veronic Provencher (Dr. V) is a bilingual (Français-English) licensed naturopathic doctor who completed her studies at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine. Prior to her medical studies, she completed a BSc in honors Microbiology and a MSc in Virology with the Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Alberta.
Dr. V is open to receiving patients with any condition, but has a keen interest in chronic disease (specifically autoimmune disease, infectious disease, and neurological disorders) and environmental health. Many chronic conditions can be extremely complex to understand as there are multiple factors involved and finding the trigger for your particular condition can be elusive. However, Dr. V prides herself on finding the true cause underlying your current disease and helping you make the necessary changes to overcome your illness. Whether it be detoxifying your body of toxic metals, strengthening your immune system to overcome/prevent infection, decreasing inflammation in your body to prevent the progression of disease, resetting your body's neural network to bring your body back to it's original healthy state, the methods are endless but finding the right one is what Dr. V will help you figure out. Her past studies make her uniquely qualified to undertake the care and understanding of these conditions. If she can't immediately give you an answer to your questions, you can trust that she will pursue every avenue at her disposal to find an answer and to restore your health and well-being.Dr. V has the following tools at her disposal to aid in your recovery or your search for optimal health:
- Clinical nutrition - Acupuncture - Botanical medicine
- Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) - Homeopathy - Intravenous therapy
- Physical medicine - Chelation - Lifestyle counselling
- Neural therapy
- Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND)
- College of Naturopathic Doctors of Alberta (CNDA)
- College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia (CNPBC)
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