Dr. Tanya Lee HBSc, ND
Dr. Tanya Lee, naturopath and acupuncture provider was drawn to naturopathic medicine for its core beliefs in holistic approach achieve health.
This means she will work with an individual to overcome their health concerns through treatments which strengthen the body. Dr. Lee believes education and preventative approaches are considered key to successful outcomes. She does not believe in quick fixes and will recommend treatments that are the safest and most fitting to that individual.
Dr. Lee received her Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences in 2005 from McMaster University, with a minor in History. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in 2009, one of the only two accredited schools in Canada. She is currently a member of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors, and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors. Dr. Lee is licensed to practice under the Board of Directors of Drugless Therapy – Naturopathy (BDDT-N), which is currently in transition to join the Regulated Health Practitioners Act (RHPA).
Dr. Lee’s practice covers family medicine, with a special interest in pediatrics and pregnancy. During her 1 year internship at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic, she was selected to be on a competitive pediatric shift, increasing her skills, knowledge and exposure to pediatric patients. Since then, she has made the area of pediatrics a special focus in her practice, and treats a number of pediatric-associated conditions. Dr. Lee is certified as a Defeat Autism Now! Doctor (Level 1), which provides her with extensive training and knowledge in the care of children with autistic spectrum disorders. She believes that the quality of health in a person starts in the prenatal period. Providing an environment conducive to good health for children (pre, peri and postnatal), ensures lower risk for chronic disease in the future.
She also treats patients of all ages, targeting a wide variety of health concerns, including endocrine disorders, digestive concerns, musculoskeletal complaints, diabetes, and cardiovascular concerns.
Passionate about research, Dr. Lee enjoys participating as a writer and investigator in a number of medical projects. She currently has two publications, on in the Journal of Integrative Cancer Therapies, and the other in Integrative Health Practitioners magazine.
Aside from her practice, Dr. Lee enjoys playing musical instruments, watching cartoons or Seinfeld, riding her bike, and snowboarding.
If you have more questions about naturopathic medicine, acupuncture, homeopathy, herbal supplements or any other alternative medicine invite you call the Health Centre of Milton to book a complimentary consultation with our naturopath today.