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Naturopathic Family Physician

New Patients Welcome


Hypoallergenic clinic 

Dr Penny Seth-Smith BSc (Hons) ND

Registered Naturopathic Physician*
Certifications in prescribing, facial mesotherapy, oral chelation, acupuncture

Particular interest in complex difficult-to-diagnose cases,
the interplay between physical and
mental & emotional health

Offering Live blood analysis and Muscle Testing / Applied Kinesiology in addition to conventional
medical analysis 

at your service

Do you feel you have tried everything
and nothing has really worked?
Have you been told that nothing is wrong
and yet you still feel awful?
Do you react to so many medications
and treatments that you despair?

Natural Doctor - Naturopathic - Dr Penny Seth-Smith

Natural Doctor - Naturopathic - Dr Penny Seth-Smith

Dr Penny Seth-Smith is an integrated Naturopathic Physician for adults, children and infants. She has an English degree, 4 years (5,000 hours) of Canadian post-graduate Naturopathic medical education and 25 years experience in natural treatments for a wide variety of illness and disease.  Her particular expertise is in treating Gut Health, Anxiety and Depression, Thyroid problems, Hormonal imbalances, Migraines, Seasonal Allergies, and Long-term Effects of Childhood (and later) Traumas.

She also offers gentle treatments suitable for the Highly Sensitive Person.

Providing Naturopathic Treatments for:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Post partum depression
  • Childhood trauma
  • Long term effects of previous mental / emotional traumas
  • Concussion and post-concussion syndromes
  • Seasonal allergies
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Leaky Gut
  • Food sensitivities
  • Candida overgrowth
  • SIBO (Small intestine bacterial overgrowth)
  • SIFO (Small intestine fungal overgrowth)
  • Celiac disease
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Kidney function problems
  • Thyroid problems
  • Hormone imbalances
  • Menopausal symptoms
  • Breast Health
  • Osteoporosis and osteopenia
  • Migraines
  • Stress
  • Fatigue
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Myalgic encephalitis (ME)
  • Heavy metal toxicity
  • The highly sensitive person

Additional services offered:

  • Muscle testing (Applied Kinesiology)
  • Homeopathy
  • Live blood analysis
  • Thermography
  • Lab testing
  • Genetic testing and applying the results to your health regimen
  • Facial mesotherapy: scar and wrinkle reduction
  • Thyroid treatments: conventional and integrative
  • Bio-identical hormone replacement therapy
  • Terrain medicines
  • Acupuncture
  • Prescription medications
  • Oral chelation (detoxing heavy metals with pills rather than intra-venous treatments)
  • Functional medicine (Clinical Nutrition)
  • Medicinal herbs
  • Lifestyle counselling
  • Vitamin B12 injections

Member in good standing of the CNPBC, BCNA and CAND. Active member of The CNPBC Inquiries Committee and Standards of Practice Committee. Past member of the board of the CNPBC and Chair of The Bylaws Committee. Organiser and Master of Ceremonies for Naturopathic Medicine week Victoria 2014 & 2015.

Recipient of “Best Naturopathic Physician British Columbia 2019” Canadian Business Award.

Appearances on CFAX 1070 and CKNY Radio stations.

*Registered Naturopathic Doctor: What does that mean?

As a Registered Naturopathic Doctor I am regulated by the College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia. This proves that I:

  • graduated from a recognised programme
  • passed rigorous professional entrance exams
  • keep my knowledge and skills current
  • act in your best interests
  • have professional liability insurance
  • am accountable to a regulatory body that can investigate complaints and impose discipline

For more information see the website of the College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia (CNPBC).

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