Ruchi Shetty, ND is a licensed Naturopath in Toronto practicing acupuncture & naturopathy from a naturopathic office in downtown Toronto's Yorkville: Bay & Bloor. For questions about naturopathy in Toronto, please contact Ruchi here.
Naturopathic Medicine promotes health & harmony of Body, Mind & Spirit through natural therapies. Naturopathic healthcare provides individualized treatment plans designed to fit your needs, to help your body heal itself from illness. Nobody can do the healing for you, but we will educate and support you in the healing process. As a naturopathic doctor, Ruchi aims to address the underlying causes of your health concerns, and to empower you in discovering what works best for you through natural healing & disease prevention.
The naturopathic experience: Your first visit with Ruchi is approximately 1-hour long. In addition to the information gathered from these forms, you will be able to share your health history and the details of your condition thoroughly. A brief physical exam and Tongue & Pulse exam (Traditional Chinese Medicine form of diagnosis) are performed to gain further insights into your health, during which time you are free to ask questions or just relax and enjoy the experience. A holistic plan is created according to your needs, and discussed in detail with you during your second, 45-minute long visit. Subsequent follow-up visits are generally 30-minutes in length, and the frequency varies according to your condition and your treatment plan (e.g. acupuncture visits are usually 1-2 times per week, where as health-maintenance plans can be once every 1-2 months). Click here for answers to Frequently asked Questions, including cost and insurance coverage.
Naturopathy treats people of all ages, and addresses both chronic and acute (recent) illnesses. Here is a list of conditions commonly treated by Naturopathic Doctors. If you are unsure about naturopathic medicine as a choice for you, please feel free to contact Ruchi with your questions or browse the frequently asked questions page. If you are ready to start your journey with natural healthcare, please take a moment to fill out these new patient forms and contact Ruchi to book your first appointment!
As of October 2nd, 2011, Vanessa Lee, BSc, ND, CAFCI is no longer in private practice as a Naturopath in Toronto. Ruchi Shetty, ND is an excellent naturopath who Vanessa has chosen to take over at the Bay Street office.
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The information in this site is provided for educational purposes only. Please see a licensed health care provider who can best diagnose & treat your health concerns.Last updated: October 24th, 2011.