About Tanya O'Brien
Dr. Tanya O’Brien is a Naturopathic Doctor who graduated in 2008 from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM), an accredited medical school that offers four years of formal studies in Naturopathic Medicine. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition from St. Francis Xavier University where she first discovered her passion for health and healing.
Following her graduation from St. FX, Dr. O'Brien worked as a Clinical Dietetic Assistant at Cambridge Memorial Hospital. She also worked as a nutritionist at a Traditional Chinese Medicine Clinic. It was here that she realized there was still a lot more she wanted to learn in the field of natural medicine, so she furthered her studies at CCNM.
Dr. O'Brien's primary interest is to help empower others to heal themselves. Her approach to health care is very holistic, considering all aspects of an individual’s health, lifestyle, and nutrition. Her clinical experience includes working with a diverse patient base and treating a multitude of physical and mental ailments.
Upon returning to her roots in St. John’s, Dr. O’Brien began her private practice with a special interest in Women’s Health, Pediatric Care, Nutrition, and Acupuncture. She looks forward to helping the local community in finding their ability to heal themselves through a natural and holistic approach.