Dr. Leena Sripada (Athparia), BSc, BA, AAWC, ND
Dr. Leena Sripada (Athparia), ND enjoys working with individuals to treat health concerns and improve quality of life. Her caring and dedicated approach helps individuals feel supported and inspired to improve their health with treatments tailored to their unique constitution. Dr. Sripada identifies factors that contribute to chronic pain and illness. When factors such as diet and lifestyle are not aligned to an individual’s constitution, imbalance develops, progressing into chronic disease.
Blending modern diagnostic tools with traditional systems, Dr. Sripada treats the whole person and integrates natural therapies such as: Ayurveda, Traditional Chinese Medicine & acupuncture, cupping, nutrition, lifestyle counselling, homeopathy, botanical medicine and Ayurvedic massage. She is one of the few naturopathic doctors in Toronto with extensive training in Ayurveda and Ayurvedic therapies.
Her primary areas of focus include:
Ayurveda: Dr. Sripada empowers individuals to understand their own constitution (vata, pitta, kapha), to address the fundamental factors of health and to prevent health issues with:
Pain Management: Chronic pain is one of the most common complaints that affects quality of life. Dr. Sripada utilizes gentle yet effective therapies to relieve chronic pain and treat conditions such as:
Arthritis & Joint pain
Sciatica, Neck & Back pain
Digestive concerns: The Ayurvedic approach to digestive concerns involves an accurate assessment to identify imbalances of vata, pitta, kapha in the digestive system, as well as the state of agni and ama or toxic waste. Dr. Sripada uses herbs, diet & lifestyle, and Ayurvedic therapies to restore digestive balance.
Dr. Leena Sripada completed a BSc in Biological Sciences and a BA in French at the University of Calgary. She then completed the 4-year intensive Naturopathic Medicine program at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Sripada further pursued her passion in Ayurvedic medicine at CAISH in a comprehensive 1500-hour program and is a certified Advanced Ayurvedic Wellness Counsellor (AAWC). She has taken advanced courses in cupping therapy, aromatherapy, craniosacral therapy and continues to upgrade her training.
Dr. Leena Sripada, ND, is registered in good standing with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario (CONO), the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND), the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND), the National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA) and the Ayurveda Association of Canada (AAC).
If you are interested in learning more about naturopathic care and how it can help, you can request a complimentary "meet and greet" or email email@example.com. Please note, Dr. Sripada (Athparia) will be on maternity leave from June until the end of the year and not taking any new patients. Current patients who need a follow up can book with any of the other practitioners in the clinic and mention they are a patient of Dr Sripada's for continued care. To book an appointment please contact our clinic at 905-940-2727