Dr. Michael Frosina: is a licensed and registered Naturopathic Doctor who believes that every person is unique and therefore every case should be treated differently regardless of the diagnosis.
Dr. Frosina knows that it is important for you to ultimately take responsibility for your own health. He will work with you to identify and reduce the factors in your life that have a negative impact on your health in addition to adopting healthy lifestyle habits. Dr. Frosina enjoys teaching and empowering his patients. He will work with you to create an individualized treatment plan while providing you with the knowledge and tools to become an active participant in your own health care.
Dr. Frosina is a graduate of the four-year, full-time medical program at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM). Prior to this, he completed his undergraduate bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of Western Ontario.
Dr. Frosina is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor through the College of Ontario (CONO) and is a certified practitioner of parenteral therapy and has completed advanced training courses in Intravenous ( I.V.) therapy and Mesotherapy (injection therapy). He has also undergone additional training in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture and is a certified practitioner of Wilson’s Temperature Syndrome.
Dr. Frosina sees patients for hormonal imbalances, thyroid, chronic pain and inflammation, cancer, and various immune disorders.
Dr. Frosina is an active member of both the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND) and the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND).
Dr. Frosina is a member of both the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND) and the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND), and is licensed through the Board of Directors of Drugless Therapy – Naturopathy (BDDT-N).
Dr. Joanna Sparrow BKin, ND
After receiving her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from McMaster University in 1999, Joanna continued her studies at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto. She graduated as a naturopathic doctor in 2004 and began practicing in Vancouver, BC in a multidisciplinary health clinic. After spending time in Vancouver and giving birth to her first child, she returned to her original home in Burlington with her family. Joanna has a family-based practice offering health care to adults, children, and teens. She is registered with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario (CONO) and is a member of the OAND, CAND, and Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians (PedANP). Joanna also completed her 200-hour Yoga Teacher Certification and combines yoga philosophy with naturopathic principles for disease prevention and health promotion. She is passionate about teaching people how they can improve their health using naturopathic care and is continually inspired by her patients’ commitment to change.
Joanna has a special interest in treating stress associated conditions, including anxiety and sleep disturbances, digestive wellness, hormonal health, and children. She supports optimal health through diet and lifestyle counselling, as well as restorative acupuncture and herbal medicine.
Away from her practice Joanna keeps up with her 2 young boys and husband. Along with LEGO, soccer, and hockey, she enjoys yoga, drinking tea, creative pursuits, hiking in the woods, reading and downhill skiing.
Joanna has combined her knowledge of restorative yoga with acupuncture to create a treatment geared towards stress relief and relaxation. During the treatment you will be supported with yoga bolsters, blocks, and blankets in a comfortable supine position. (see photo) Then, Joanna will insert acupuncture needles based on your individual needs and constitution. Finally, Joanna will lead you through a mindfulness exercise to create an even deeper sense of relaxation and calm. This session is typically 40 minutes.