Andrea Scholten is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor. In her practice, Andrea focuses on understanding and educating patients about the root cause of disease; addressing all aspects of mental, emotional and physical wellbeing. Using individualized treatment plans consisting of a range of natural modalities, including diet and nutrition, Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture, herbal medicine and homeopathy, Andrea strives to empower her patients to heal themselves.
Growing up in rural Saskatchewan, Andrea developed a strong connection to nature. This connection, in addition to her passion for science and healing, led her to pursue a career in Natural Medicine. Andrea graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine receiving the Governor General’s award of Excellence and she also holds an honors degree in Biochemistry from the University of Saskatchewan. She has a particular interest in homeopathy and graduated from the Ontario College of Homeopathic Medicine with a Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Health Sciences.
Andrea treats an array of health concerns, and has a special interest in women’s health including fertility, hormone balance and endocrine disorders, gynecological concerns, pregnancy and childbirth, as well as pediatrics. Andrea sits on the board for the Association of Perinatal Naturopathic Doctors. She is trained as a naturopathic doula and is available to attend births.
Andrea provides services as part of an integrative health care team at both Schecter dental, www.schecterdental.com and Mahaya Health www.mahayahealth.com. She provides consults in either Portuguese or English.