Dr Meghan van Drimmelen, ND
Naturopathic Physician & Clinic Owner
Dr Meghan van Drimmelen is an expert in the field of women's and children's health. She has dedicated her practice to the care of families, and provides comprehensive diagnostic work-up, patient education, and individualized treatment plans for a wide variety of acute and chronic health concerns. Areas of specific interest include pediatric developmental milestone checks, treatment for infections, allergies, skin and digestive concerns, as well as support for mental health, fatigue, hormone balance, menopause, fertility, and pregnancy.
Dr van Drimmelen holds certifications in pharmaceutical prescribing, acupuncture and IV nutrient therapy. She has also received advanced training in bioidentical hormone therapy, fertility acupuncture, naturopathic pediatrics, gynecology, and obstetrics. She is licensed with the College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia, and is a member of the Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians, the British Columbia Naturopathic Association, and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors. She has a passion for sharing knowledge and has written numerous articles for alive Magazine, and is a co-author in the book “Mokita: How to Navigate Perimenopause with Confidence & Ease.”
For more information about Dr van Drimmelen, please visit her website at www.drmeghanvandrimmelen.com.
Dr Carla Cashin, ND
Naturopathic Physician & Clinic Owner
In her family practice, Dr Carla Cashin blends the traditions of naturopathy with the rigor of modern medicine. She works with people of all ages, from children to seniors. Her experience practicing in Berkeley, California led Dr Cashin to develop expertise in women's health. She enjoys working with individuals to correct various hormone imbalances such as menopause, stress and burnout (adrenal dysfunction), hypothyroidism, menstrual complaints like heavy menses, painful cramps, and irregular cycles, as well as blood sugar issues including diabetes. She also treats digestive concerns, allergies, frequent infections, chronic fatigue syndrome, autoimmune disease, and skin conditions such as acne and eczema.
Dr Cashin is licensed by the College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia and holds certification to prescribe pharmaceutical medication, including bio-identical hormones. In addition to her private practice, Dr Cashin is a clinical faculty member at the Family Naturopathic Clinic, a non-profit teaching clinic serving young families. She is a professional member of the Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians, the British Columbia Naturopathic Association, and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors.
Dr Preet Khangura, ND
Dr Khangura provides a well rounded integrative naturopathic medical practice, and has a great affinity for treating gastrointestinal disorders, autoimmunity, and hormone imbalances. He is considered a leading expert in Canada for the condition of Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) - which is the #1 cause of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). Dr. Khangura also routinely treats other gastrointestinal disorders, such Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn's disease, Diverticulosis, and GERD.
Autoimmunity and hormone imbalances are also a significant part of Dr. Khangura's practice due to the extensive connection between the gastrointestinal tract and both of our immune and hormonal systems.
Dr Khangura has a passion for educating his peers. Since the beginning of 2016, he has educated over 250 doctors from across Canada on the topic of SIBO. He has also been a featured guest multiple times on the CFAX 1070 afternoon show and CFAX Weekend Wellness.
Dr Khangura is licensed with the College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia, and holds certifications in acupuncture, IV therapy, prolotherapy, and pharmaceutical prescribing rights.
Dr Chelsea Cole, ND
As a naturopathic physician, Dr Chelsea Cole is dedicated to helping people become happier and healthier. She has a general practice and enjoys working with a variety of people and health concerns. Dr Cole is particularly interested in women’s primary care, and can complete pap tests, and assist with gynecological and urinary health concerns. In addition, she has experience helping those with mild to moderate depression and anxiety, and women struggling with hormonal concerns like premenstrual syndrome, irregular menstruation, and menopause.
Dr Cole works with patients to develop realistic health goals that consider their wants and needs, and utilizes the best available evidence to develop individualized treatment plans that reflect both traditional and modern healthcare practices.
Dr Cole is a member in good standing with the Canadian College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia (CNPBC), the British Columbia Naturopathic Association (BCNA), and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND). She is board certified in acupuncture and intravenous therapy, carries her advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) certification, and has prescription authority.
For more information about Dr Cole and her approach, please visit her website at www.drchelseacole.com
Dr Courtenay Boer, ND
Dr Courtenay Boer is excited to be joining the Juniper team as Dr Cashin’s locum, providing medically trained, naturally focused family healthcare. As a naturopathic doctor, Dr Boer is passionate about working with patients to educate, empower and create sustainable health goals. She is a strong advocate for integrative healthcare, and takes a patient-centered, holistic approach to creating individualized treatment plans that are based on the best available evidence and rooted in both traditional and modern knowledge.
Dr Boer is dedicated to providing a judgement-free and safe space, and welcomes people of all cultures, genders, and sexual orientations. She has a keen interest in hormone balance, fertility, sexual health, cardiometabolic health, and autoimmune disease.
Dr Boer is a member in good standing with the Canadian College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia (CNPBC), the British Columbia Naturopathic Association (BCNA), and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND). She is board-certified in acupuncture and intravenous therapy, carries her naturopathic cardiac life support (CCLS) certification, and has pharmaceutical prescription authority.
For more information about Dr Boer, please visit her website at www.drcourtenayboer.com.
Dr Meghan Dougan, ND
Dr. Meghan Dougan is a naturopathic physician with a passion for helping her patients overcome their mental health concerns. She uses a patient-centered approach to reach the underlying cause of conditions such as anxiety and depression. Dr. Dougan strives to use evidence-based, non-invasive therapies such as lifestyle modifications, counselling, botanical medicine, acupuncture, and nutrition. IV nutrient therapy and pharmaceutical prescribing may be used when necessary. Having watched those around her struggle with mental wellness, her mission is to encourage her patients to achieve optimal mental health: a key player to overall wellbeing.
Other areas of treatment focus include teen health and cardiovascular concerns. Having worked with teens as a synchronized swimming coach, Dr Dougan helps with hormonal changes, skin health, and eating disorders. Additionally, she is dedicated to helping those with risk of cardiovascular conditions prevent disease through lifestyle modifications.
Dr Dougan is a licensed member in good standing with the College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia (CNPBC), the British Columbia Naturopathic Association (BCNA), and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND). She carries her naturopathic cardiac life support (NCLS) certification and is board certified in acupuncture, IV therapy, and pharmaceutical prescribing.
For more information about Dr Dougan, please visit her website at www.drmeghandougan.com.