About Hanifa Menen
Dr. Menen, ND and Dr. Appelmann, ND have worked together for several years and have a combined 30 years of experience with Naturopathic Medicine between them. Their styles of practice complement each other and their shared approach ensures for comprehensive care for all of their patients.
Dr. Menen, ND obtained a Bachelor of Science degree specializing in Neuropsychology from the University of Alberta. She then joined McMaster University's Health Sciences Program for two years during which she spent much of her time involved in research with a particular focus on Alzheimer's Disease. She spent four years at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) and graduated as a Naturopathic Doctor. Dr. Menen, ND has also completed a two-year Postgraduate Residency program at the CCNM with a focus on Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. She has taught various courses and classes to students in colleges and universities (including: Gynecology, Dermatology, Asian Medicine and Acupuncture, Pathology, Differential Diagnosis, Physical and Clinical Diagnosis) and maintains her private practice at the Menen Centre for Optimum Health, both in Toronto and Oakville. Dr. Menen, ND also frequently lectures at Hospitals, Rotary Clubs, Community Centers, Corporate organizations, and to various other health care professionals. Her main interests in health care include various forms of cancer, women's health and neurology. With her strong science and research background, she strives to help patients achieve optimum health and autonomy through the integration of Eastern and Western medicine.
Dr. Appelmann, ND received his four year training as a Naturopathic Doctor from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of Toronto. Dr. Appelmann, ND has practiced Naturopathic Medicine in clinics located in Pickering and downtown Toronto prior to joining The Menen Centre. A strong focus of Dr. Appelmann, NDs practice lies in the prevention and treatment of various forms of cancer. A background in biochemistry gives him a sound insight into the complexity of the interactions between supplements, medications and their effects on the body. Dr. Appelmann, NDs main interests are nutritional counseling, the use of therapeutic supplements and detoxification for healthy living.
Both Dr. Menen, ND and Dr. Appelmann, ND are active volunteers for The Canadian Cancer Society and with the cancer support centre Wellspring. They work with both acute and chronic conditions in thier practice and they have a particular interest for helping those affected by cancer. This includes patients who are working to overcome the condition, caregivers and care providers of cancer patients (friends, family and healthcare practitioners) or anyone wishing to work preventatively against cancer.
For more information or to contact Dr. Menen and Dr. Appelmann please e-mail email@example.com or call their Toronto clinic at (416)920-8975.