Dr. Jennifer Tanner, ND
Dr. Jennifer Tanner, ND is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor with a private practice in Toronto, Ontario.
Dr. Jennifer graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a degree in Honours Kinesiology and earned a position as Athletic Therapist for the Varsity Rugby Team. She worked with CBC at the 2000 Sydney Summer Olympic Games before spending the next four years studying the art and science of Naturopathic Medicine and was an active member of their Sports Medicine Group.
Dr. Jennifer received the Dr. Shimon Levytam Award for demonstrating the principles of naturopathic medicine and applying them in daily clinic practices. She has provided seminars for many companies including The Bay, TDSB and is regular guest speaker for the YMCA. She has been invited to speak internationally, trained with MD’s and practitioners abroad and has appeared in Today’s Parent, well.ca and Best Health.
Dr. Jennifer has a broad, evidence based practice with a focus on Sports and Performance based Medicine and its link to inflammatory responses and the GI microbiota. Being a marathon runner and having been a competitive equestrian, an active lifestyle is important. Having three children of her own, Dr. Tanner is passionate about Pediatrics and Fertility. Dr. Tanner specialises in Acupuncture (including Cosmetic Acupuncture) and Clinical Nutrition putting an emphasis on “Food as Medicine”.