I have a long standing interest in plant based nutrition and work as a consulting doctor at Cedarvale Health & Lifestyle Retreat where we use a plant based diet for treating and reversing chronic disease. I am a CHIP (complete health improvement program) trained facilitator, hold a cert IV in presenting community health education programs (CHEP) and am currently completing a diploma of lifestyle medicine.
Special interest in treating chronic lifestyle related diseases utilising plant based nutrition.
Currently, general knowledge of Medicine, Whole Food/Plant-based Nutrition, Phytonutrition, CHD, Endovascular Physiology and Disease
Consultations, counselling, follow-up with MD. Appointments offered via telemedicine for patients living in Ontario only. Appointments also available in person. Patients in Ontario: all medically necessary services (including visits) are covered by your health card. Patients in Quebec will be charged for their visit, but can then submit their receipt to RAMQ for partial reimbursement.
Please contact me via email for virtual consults or via my office phone number for an office consult.
Full primary care and lifestyle medicine
Integrative/lifestyle consultations; integrative direct primary care; osteopathic medicine; hydrotherapy
Lifestyle and Obesity Medicine
Preventative health and wellness consults
personalized counseling and education on diet and lifestyle change
Nutrition, plant-based, athletes, eating disorders, preventive medicine, lifestyle medicine
Preventive care, WFPB reversal of diabetes type II, cholesterol problems and weight management.
Treating and reversing disease with a whole foods, plant-based diet.
Skype consultations within Australia.
Plant-based nutrition seminars and events – available to speak to groups.
Walk-ins accepted, physicals, well woman exams, preventative care, etc.
Starch Solution Certification Course Graduate
Retired after 40 years active practice, but speak and can act as an advocacy coach for Whole Food Plant Based Nutrition. Considering establishing a local adovocacy group and seeking to build a network of those in need of support in transitioning to WFPB Nutrition.
Comprehensive medical advice reviewing entire medical history, along the lines of the bio-psycho-social approach. Use of elimination diet in selected cases for clarification of individual food triggers. Individualised approach to medication reduction where appropriate. Skype and phone consultations for long distance and international patients, (ideally after initial face to face appointment in clinic). Hypnosis (only in clinic) for smoking cessation and selected medical conditions. Available to speak to groups, please contact via website. Available to write articles on selected medicine and nutrition subjects for online and paper publications.
Complete physical exams, including comprehensive laboratory testing;
Designing a nutrition regimen for each patient’s specific needs — but focused on whole food, plant based eating.
Plant Based Nutrition management of acute and chronic illness
Human Performance Medicine
Primary Care Services with an emphasis on lifestyle medicine
Plant based nutritional courses
Bredeson Protocol for reversing cognitive decline
Mental Health Counseling
nutricion basada en plantas y alimentos enteros para pacientes diabeticos, con cancer y enfermedes cronico degenerativas.
Plant based guidance as adjuvant to conventional medicine
Online and telephone consultations available for non-local clients
Wholefood plant-based cooking classes
Nutrition and health seminars
Online health and nutrition education program