Dr. Vanessa Testaguzza, ND
Dr. Vanessa completed her bachelors degree at the University of Toronto with an honors in Nutritional Science and Neuroscience. She completed a year long research project in the Department of Nutrition furthering her love and knowledge of health and wellness. Dr.Vanessa then completed her naturopathic medical training at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) in Toronto, where she received her Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine. She is in good standing with the College of Naturopath’s of Ontario and is a member of the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors and the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors.
Dr. Vanessa has a special interest in addressing women’s health concerns, prenatal and maternal care. She was also a member of the pediatric shift during her clinical training and has gained a special interest in treating pediatric patients. Her other interests include treating digestive health, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. She is happy to address a variety of other medical concerns.
Dr. Vanessa’s goal is to educate and guide her patients so that they are able to reach their ultimate health goals. She aims to optimize her patient’s health by addressing diet, and lifestyle, among other factors, to prevent the development of disease. Dr. Vanessa uses a variety of treatment modalities including: nutritional and lifestyle counselling, nutraceutical prescriptions, botanical medicine, acupuncture and cupping therapy, and laboratory testing. She always takes an evidence based approach to her treatments and individualizes her plans to her patients needs.