Naturopathic Medicine is an art and a science, using messages that the body is delivering in order to discover the root cause for illness and disease. It also involved a preventative approach to health care and healing and health is not only the absence of disease.
As a naturopathic doctor she is committed to providing safe and effective treatment techniques through various modalities. These modalities include: Acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Nutritional Supplements, Botanical Medicine, Diet and Lifestyle changes, Physical and Sports Medicine, Hydrotherapy, Homeopathic Medicine, and Lab Testing.
Dr. Allison Galan
Dr. Allison Galan is a Naturopathic Doctor (ND) practicing in Calgary, Alberta. She graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto, Ontario, and holds a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Alberta. She is a member in good standing with the College of Naturopathic Doctors of Alberta (CNDA), and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND).
During her clinical rotations she worked in community health centers, a naturopathic teaching clinic, and the first integrative hospital clinic in Canada. Her experiences working in community clinics allowed her to grow her passion and interest in mental health and counseling. She also was selected for the sports medicine focus shift, which allowed her to grow her skills and experience in naturopathic sports therapy.
Allison works with individuals with a variety of health concerns.
- Thyroid Concerns
- Pain Management
- Chronic Fatigue
- Adrenal Fatigue
- Autoimmune Conditions
- Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
- Mental health concerns including: depression, anxiety, abuse, trauma, and stress,
Holistic Health Approach
In her practice, Allison focuses on empowering her patients to be their own catalyst for change. She creates a unique environment and space for her patients in order for then to feel safe and comfortable expressing all aspects of health, including the physical and mental realms. This can involve exploring all aspects of their life, and their relationship with themselves and others. She believes that health is a journey and is passionate about being a teacher, support, and guide for her patients in order to assist them with a holistic health approach. She believes that overall health involves exploring mental, emotional, spiritual, and emotional components.
Call our West Springs Calgary practice today and learn how Dr. Allison can help you reach your health and wellness goals!