Dr. Leena Athparia, BSc, BA, AAWC, ND
Dr. Leena 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. Athparia 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. Athparia 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. Athparia 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. Athparia 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. Athparia uses herbs, diet & lifestyle, and Ayurvedic therapies to restore digestive balance.
Dr. Leena Athparia 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. Athparia 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 Athparia, 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". To book an appointment with Dr. Leena Athparia, contact our clinic at 905-940-2727 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, Dr. Athparia will be going on Maternity Leave starting mid-August and returning in spring 2021. All appointments Aug 20th onwards will be with Dr. Durrani, ND who will be filling in as a locum during her leave.