Dr. Christina Holmquist, ND pursues excellence in healing and has a strong desire to share the life-changing impact that naturopathic medicine can have. Her approach to health and wellness takes a holistic view and aims to identify and treat the root cause of disease. This includes aiming for optimal function and vitality, not just settling for “normal”. She prioritizes listening to patients’ stories and understanding their goals and needs. Traditional healing knowledge and evidence informed medical practices both factor into her treatment plans. Dr. Holmquist has experience working closely with other health care providers to address disease and disharmony from multiple perspectives and is a proponent of integrative medicine. Dr. Holmquist holds a B.Sc in biology with a minor in psychology as well as a 4-year Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine degree from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. She went on to further training as a Clinical Resident at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. She is certified in naturopathic prescribing and has done extra training in bio-identical hormone prescribing for women. Her clinical interests include: low energy, hormonal imbalances, digestive concerns, low mood/anxiety, autoimmune conditions and kidney conditions.