Dr. Seema Kanwal, ND
Dr. Seema Kanwal’s journey to naturopathic medicine was motivated by her enthusiasm for learning and a keen interest in the human body. She obtained her B.Sc from Simon Fraser University and joined the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Forensics Laboratory in Ottawa, Ontario upon graduation. She was drawn to naturopathic medicine after experiencing its benefits firsthand and began her training at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto. Dr Kanwal has been a practicing naturopathic doctor in Vancouver since 2006. She is one of few naturopathic physicians to hold pharmaceutical prescription rights in British Columbia and one of the only naturopathic physicians in Canada to be trained in the Apo E Diet. Presently, Dr. Kanwal is working through the Fellowship of Anti-Aging Medicine through the internationally renowned American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M).
As a dedicated physician and a perpetual learner, Dr. Kanwal’s expertise covers a broad spectrum of health concerns. She works with women and men for the restoration of hormonal balance, athletes for pain management and performance, children for allergies and overall health, and anyone else looking to maximize their health and well being. In the treatment of cancer patients and cancer survivors: Dr. Kanwal will develop a treatment plan that respects the highly unique needs of the individual. Through lifestyle modifications and supportive interventions, Dr. Kanwal inspires clients to learn about and engage in a healthy lifestyle.
In addition to her own practice, Dr. Kanwal serves on the CNPBC Inquiry Board and gives educational presentations to various businesses, events, and organizations. She is also actively affiliated with the Lil Divas Fitness & Lifestyle Program for girls 11+. The program is dedicated to combating the increase in teenage obesity by educating young women on how to make the right nutritional choices in an often unhealthy environment.