Dr. Melissa Piercell, ND
Dr. Melissa Piercell, ND is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor with a private practice in downtown Toronto, Ontario.
Dr. Melissa graduated from the University of Windsor with an honours degree in Neuroscience. From there, she decided to further her education by completing the four-year Naturopathic Doctor program at The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. To achieve the Naturopathic Doctor title, Dr. Melissa passed two sets of licensing exams as well as The Ontario Naturopathic Board Exams.
Today, Dr. Melissa strives to encourage her patients to take an active role in their health in order to enjoy a balanced lifestyle. The services that she provides for her patients include Nutritional Medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, Botanical Medicine, Homeopathy, Physical Medicine, Lifestyle Counselling, Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture, Reiki and Bowen Therapy. She practices in an eclectic way, using all of her training tools to provide the best care for her patients, young and old.
She currently works part-time with national athletes at the Canadian Sport Institute Ontario. It is through specialized nutritional programs and individualized supplementation protocols that she helps these athletes achieve their medaling goals.
Dr. Melissa speaks extensively to a variety of audiences including providing lectures at the University of Toronto, York University, Running Room locations across the GTA, and for corporations in Toronto.
Dr. Melissa has a special interest in motivating her patients to improve their lifestyle and performance, by making changes that are long-term and realistic. As an avid runner herself, she stresses the importance of remaining well-nourished while active.
For more on Dr. Melissa’s private practice in Toronto, please visit her website www.newleafmed.ca