“Growing up, I always knew that I wanted to become a healthcare provider. One who actively listens, and acknowledges your ongoing concerns about your health. I wanted to become a doctor who spends time on digging deeper than what appears on the surface. Someone who helps you get on your path to wellness.”
Dr. Atousa Faraz BSc (Hon), ND has been a naturopathic doctor since 2007. Over the years, she has been educating, treating and helping patients with their health struggles and concerns.
Dr. Faraz is a graduate of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, where she went to become a naturopathic doctor. She also holds a Bachelor of Science with Honours degree in Chemistry from York University and a post graduate certificate in Human Resources Management from Toronto Metropolitan University.
As a naturopathic doctor, Dr. Faraz uses an integrative and an individualized approach to healthcare. She aims to find the root cause for your health issues. Through compassion, by balancing the science of evidence based therapies with holistic care, Dr. Faraz listens to your concerns, makes her assessment and uses natural therapies to try to help your body return to a state of health and balance.
Through patient education, Dr. Faraz aims to empower her patients with knowledge to take health and wellness into their own hands. The healing process is often a time for growth and self-discovery in her patients that she feels privileged to witness.
Her practice focus is general family naturopathic practice where all patients are welcome. She believes in collaborating with your medical doctor and other health care professionals in your circle of care.
A few examples of specific areas of Dr. Faraz ND’s practice are:
- Women's health
- Gastrointestinal health & concerns
- Clinical nutrition & lifestyle counselling
- Weight management & Type Two Diabetes support
- Fertility/Infertility treatment support
- Arthritic joint & muscle pain management
- Skin conditions such as acne & eczema
- Thyroid health
- Chronic stress & chronic fatigue syndrome
Treatments and services that are offered to patients by Dr. Faraz ND include:
- Acupuncture, electro acupuncture and cupping
- Fertility acupuncture
- Blood work & laboratory testing
All appointments must be booked in advance. Walk-in appointments are not available.
A valid credit card number is required for booking virtual visits.
Please remember to complete all forms that are emailed to you at the time of booking your appointment, prior to your appointment time. We request that you please provide us with 48 hours notice for cancelling or rescheduling appointments.
Although naturopathic services are not covered by OHIP most extended health benefits/insurance companies offer coverage for them and direct billing is available for most insurance companies. Please inform us if you would like to use this service.
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