Synergy Health and Wellness Centre is thrilled to announce our newest team member, Dr. Laura Vanderaa, ND!
Laura graduated from the four year accredited naturopathic medical program at the Canadian College of Nautropathic Medicine (CCNM) after earning an Honours Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Guelph. She now resides in Collingwood, Ontario and is pleased to offer naturopathic medical services in this community.
Laura utilizes a range of naturopathic treatments, including botanical medicine, acupuncture, clinical nutrition, homeopathy, cosmetic acupuncture, yoga therapeutics, and lifestyle counseling, to stimulate the innate healing wisdom of the body, mind, and spirit. She has a special interest in gastrointestinal health, women’s health, hormonal regulation, and mental-emotional well being.
As a naturopathic doctor, Laura uses both medical diagnostics and traditional methods to assess and treat health concerns naturally. She values the importance of individualized medicine to address and remove the underlying cause of dis-ease. Laura strives to work with her patients, encouraging them to take an active role in their health. Through education, empowerment, and example, she endeavours to guide her patients towards optimal health and balanced well being.
In addition to her passion for practicing naturopathic medicine, Laura has been practicing and instructing yoga classes in the community and private therapeutic yoga sessions for her patients. Her commitment to yoga as a healing art and a way of being has deeply influenced her approach to treatment and health.
Laura is a member of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors, and is a registered and licensed naturopathic doctor with the Ontario Board of Directors of Drugless Therapy- Naturopathy. She welcomes new and returning patients.
Dr. Vanderaa offers complimentary 15 minute consultations to see if Naturopathic Medicine is the right fit for you.