Our Toronto Naturopathic Clinic
We pride ourselves in providing science-based naturopathic medicine with respect and warmth. We are located in the North York Centre at Yonge and Sheppard, in Toronto. We strive to make our clinic a welcoming, comfortable space and we fully support you in achieving your best health!
Since 2001, our naturopathic doctors have been leaders in women's health, hormones and fertility in naturopathic medicine. We can help you with very challenging conditions that may not have responded to other therapies.We were voted Best Naturopath by the Inside Toronto Readers Choice Awards for 2014, in the North York Mirror!
Our Licensed Toronto Naturopaths
Dr. Fiona McCulloch and Dr. Erica Nikiforuk are fully licensed, board-certified Naturopathic Doctors who provide research-based natural medicine to the Toronto community with professionalism and warmth. We also serve many out of town patients who seek our specialized care. Our doctors are involved in teaching, writing and research in the field of naturopathic medicine in addition to keeping busy clinical practices.
Our team also includes our Registered Psychologist Dr. Julia Sen, who addresses the mind-body connection.
Naturopathic Medicine Can Help.
Our naturopathic doctors can provide a full range of laboratory testing and science based natural treatments for you. Beginning with an intensive assessment, our goal is to understand your health comprehensively. We always seek to treat the underlying causes of disease and to strengthen your overall health in the process of finding solutions to your concerns.
We welcome challenging conditions, as well as knowledgeable patients who have researched their own health. We are honoured to help all who are interested learning more about the amazing benefits of having a Naturopath as part of your health team.
Two micronutrients that are very important for thyroid hormone metabolism are zinc and selenium. Zinc is actually used for more than 300 enzymes in the body and is also required for proper hormone function – including our all-important thyroid hormone! T3 is our active thyroid hormone – the one responsible for running our metabolism. The receptors for T3 contain zinc binding proteins – as such, zinc is needed for both the formation and also function of T3 in our bodies and in addition to this, TRH (thyroid releasing hormone) which is secreted from our hypothalamus (brain) requires zinc to work as well. Zinc deficiency will inhibit our thyroid hormone function in a variety of ways and this is why getting […]
Friday April 3 – Consultations by appointment only. Dispensary is CLOSED.
Saturday April 4 – 9-5
Monday April 6 – CLOSED
Tuesday April 7 – 10:30 – 7
An AMH (Antimullerian Hormone) test can be useful for women with PCOS, particularly in those who are struggling with receiving a diagnosis.
This podcast discusses various aspects of reproductive immunology. It is full of details on the relationship between the immune system and the reproductive system including T regulatory cells, TH1, TH2, and TH17, and includes some inspiring case stories! If you have autoimmune disease and infertility this is definitely for you.