Meet Dr. Matusik
After completing a Bachelor of Science Degree, Dr. Agnieszka Matusik, ND earned her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine designation at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto. In her family practice, Dr. Matusik focuses on assisting her patients in achieving optimal health by addressing the underlying cause of symptoms. Conditions often treated are women’s health issues such as peri-menopause and menopause, PMS, fertility concerns, fatigue, anxiety and depression, thyroid disorders, stress related complaints, digestive concerns and neurological disorders. Dr. Matusik provides a patient centered approach to health by utilizing naturopathic modalities to form comprehensive, individualized treatment plans. In addition, she has additional training and certification to do acupuncture, chelation therapy, IV therapy such as high dose Vitamin C treatments and individualized vitamin and mineral cocktails. Dr. Matusik also has BC prescriptive authority.
Health assessment involves a detailed health history, physical exam and lab testing when appropriate. Lab testing may involve investigation of adrenal gland function, female or male salivary hormone levels, gastrointestinal function, possible food allergies and sensitivities and heavy metal burden. Treatment may involve a combination of therapies, including nutritional therapy, dietary counseling, detoxification, botanical medicine, classical and complex homeopathy, acupuncture, intravenous therapies, injection therapy, chelation therapy and lifestyle counseling.
Dr. Matusik frequently lectures on topics related to health promotion and disease prevention for Choices Markets, Whole Foods, athletic groups such as Sun Run participants as well as for corporate health groups such as ICBC. She has contributed health related articles to several publications including Health Peak Magazine and Alive Magazine. Dr. Matusik has also supervised clinic interns at Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine.
Dr. Matusik is a member of the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors and the British Columbia Naturopathic Association. She is registered and licensed with the College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia. She is currently accepting new patients and is eager to share naturopathic wisdom with her patients and her community. Dr. Matusik is also available to present information relating to health promotion and illness prevention. For more info: www.drmatusik.com.