Naturopathy or naturopathic medicine is a form of alternative medicine. The term “naturopathy” originates from “natura” (Latin root for birth) and “pathos” (the Greek root for suffering) to suggest “natural healing”.
Naturopathic Medical Services are offered by Dr. Judith Ancheta. She offers expert, compassionate and personalized care for patients and their families throughout all the stages of life.
Dr. Judith Ancheta,
Naturopathic Doctor offers expert, compassionate and personalized care for patients and their families throughout all the stages of life – preconception, infants, toddlers, adolescents, adults and seniors, for a range of common family medicine concerns.
Dr. Ancheta received an Honours Bachelor of Science from McMaster University in Hamilton and then completed her medical training at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto. It has been her joy to practice as a Naturopathic Doctor since 2011 with a focus on the provision of patient-centred health care. She is trained in the utilization of Western and Eastern medical frameworks, philosophies and diagnostic tests and how these two paradigms integrate and complement one another to help improve patient health and quality of life. She works with each of her patients to understand the nuances of their personal histories and how it affects well-being, while working collaboratively with members of their healthcare team.
Dr. Ancheta is an Integrative Healthcare Practitioners publication peer review board member, assessing alternative and complementary medicine manuscripts and the latest advancements in complementary medicine clinical research, treatment strategies and safety considerations. She is an active registrant with the College of Naturopaths Ontario, and has professional memberships with the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors, Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors and the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine.