About Dr. Rahima…
Dr. Rahima Hirji, ND is a Naturopathic Doctor. She incorporates a range of therapies to best address individual health concerns, including nutrition, acupuncture, supplements, botanical medicine, traditional chinese herbal medicine and Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy. She also uses a wide variety of diagnostic tools and tests such as food sensitivity testing, salivary hormone testing, dried urine testing (DUTCH), blood work, and specialized bowel function tests to help diagnose and tailor treatment plans for a variety of health conditions.
She has treated patients with skin problems, anxiety, depression, diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, hormonal imbalances and bowel conditions such as IBS, Crohn’s and Colitis. In practice, she has a focus on IBS and functional gut disorders and also and works extensively with infertility and women’s health, especially perimenopause and menopause.
She has done extensive training in the treatment of hormonal disorders including recurrent miscarriages, infertility, PMS, endometriosis, PCOS, perimenopause and menopause.
She also works very closely with Gastroenterologists and has had additional training in the treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
She is certified in Intravenous Therapy (IV).
Dr. Rahima is a graduate of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine where she received her Naturopathic designation. She also holds an Honors Bachelor of Arts and Science Degree from McMaster University.
She has done a variety of print and television media including CTV News, Grand River Living and the Global Morning Show and the Marilyn Denis Show. She is also a sought after speaker and provides a variety of lectures to corporate groups in Kitchener-Waterloo, Toronto and surrounding areas.
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About Naturopathic Medicine…
Naturopathic Medicine is a form of integrated primary health care that addresses the root cause of illness and disease. Naturopathic Doctors have received 4 years of post-graduate education and are regulated through the College of Naturopaths of Ontario.
The main goals are to promote optimal health and prevent illness using the innate healing power of the body. Natural techniques and therapies are used to diagnose and treat both acute and chronic conditions. Therapies can be used in conjunction with conventional medical treatments. Treatment plans are developed based on your individual needs to optimize the results.
A variety of different treatment modalities may be used that are best suited for your needs. These will include dietary and lifestyle counselling and may include Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, Lifestyle coaching, Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy, Botanical/Herbal/Nutritional Supplementation, Intravenous Therapy and Lab testing.