Our naturopathic clinic in Mississauga is centrally located at 250 Dundas St. West, just west of Confederation Pkwy at Parkerhill Rd. The naturopathic doctor in Mississauga is Orest Szczurko, N.D., M.Sc.
We provide research and experience proven treatments that effectively address your healthcare concerns. With over 10 years of clinical experience, Orest Szczurko N.D., M. Sc., will work with you and your treatment providers to custom tailor a solution to your health questions. Dr. Orest has a Master of Science degree from the University of Toronto (Faculty of Pharmacy) in clinical research, which lays the foundation for evidence-based treatment decisions requiring minimal supplements and with maximum effectiveness.
Our Mississauga naturopathic clinic is a small, boutique clinic focussing on individual doctor and patient interaction. We pride ourselves on direct doctor/patient contact and are not a large volume based clinic with high patient turnover. Your interaction with Dr. Orest ensures that your concerns are addressed, medical history accurately understood and custom approach developed with your input and understanding.
For your convenience, we offer full service treatments including intravenous therapies, acupuncture, diet therapy and lifestyle therapy.
Our Mississauga naturopathic doctor, Dr. Orest has both clinical and personal experience dealing with many health concerns. He understands what patients are going through and will work with you to find a solution fitting your unique circumstances.
Please find out more about Orest, read his published research, and contact him via email. Please also explore the links above to learn about our treatment philosophy, fee schedule, blog and intake forms.
What Is Naturopathic Medicine?
Naturopathic medicine is a unique and comprehensive approach to improving health and treating illness. Using natural substances and treatments, Dr. Orest Szczurko, ND, MSc supports and stimulates the body’s ability to heal itself.
The primary goal of our naturopathic treatment is to address the cause of illness, rather than simply treat or suppress symptoms. The patient is seen as a whole person and Dr. Orest takes the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual dimensions into account when diagnosing and developing a treatment plan.
Our Mississauga Naturopathic Clinic excels at treating chronic diseases, including but not limited to:
- cardiovascular disease (high blood pressure, cholesterol, heart palpitations, congestive heart) – we published a large research study on this in the prestigious Canadian Medical Association Journal
- metabolic syndrome
- weight loss
- hypo and hyper-thyroidism
- skin diseases such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, vitiligo (Orest has his M.Sc. in this research)
- cancer prevention and after cancer care and healing
- all autoimmune diseases including arthritis, lupus, multiple sclerosis, etc
- allergies & environmental sensitivities
- digestive conditions – constipation, hearburn, bloating & gas, food allergies and sensitivities
- IBS, Crohns, Ulcerative colitis
- Migranes and Headaches
- Sinus problems
- Stress, Anxiety, Depression
- Urinary Tract Infections
- Menopausal Problems
- PMS, Menstrual Disorders
- Fibrocystic Breast Disease
- Enhancing Health in Pregnancy
- Endometriosis, Uterine Fibroids
- and many others – please email us to ask
The primary therapies used by Dr. Orest are: clinical nutrition (oral and intravenous when needed), botanical medicine, homeopathic medicine, acupuncture and oriental medicine, physical therapies and counselling.
While the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) does not cover Naturopathic Doctor visits, visits to a Naturopath are paid for by most health insurance plans provided by employers. Check with your accountant if naturopathic visits can also be claimed on Canadian taxes as medical expenses.
Find out more about Naturopathic Medicine by reading answers to our Frequently Asked Questions.