Dr. Bradwell takes a natural approach to healing to provide Kamloops and the surrounding areas with a variety of treatment options. Our naturopathic services include:
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Our Naturopathic Doctor
Dr. Melissa Bradwell
Raised in Kamloops, BC, Melissa completed her Bachelor of Science from Thompson Rivers University. With an interest in health care and alternative medicine, her studies took her to Toronto where she enrolled at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Upon graduation, she did a bit of traveling and has been in practice in Kamloops since 2006.
Melissa realizes the importance of a healthy body, mind, and spirit, and focuses on putting the patient back in the driver’s seat when it comes to their health. In addition to working at her private practice, Melissa also practices Naturopathic Medicine at the Q'wemtsin Health Society, a multidisciplinary clinic for first nations clients that services three local bands.
Melissa is board-certified, licensed by the College of Naturopathic Physicians of BC and has prescriptive authority. She offers a variety of services and treatment options for her patients, including IV therapy, acupuncture, botanical medicine, hormone and allergy testing, and clinical nutrition. She takes pride in providing a comfortable, nurturing environment for her patients to heal, and enjoys teaching and educating her patients on their health.
Outside of work, Melissa is the proud mother of a beautiful little girl and a really cute dog! She enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors, gardening and cooking.
Member in good standing at the BCNA (BC Naturopathic Association), CNPBC (College of Naturopathic Physicians of BC), and the CAND (Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors)
Dr. Kaleb Falk
Dr. Kaleb Falk holds a true passion for Naturopathic Medicine and the possibilities it presents for health care and health optimization. He has a hands-on approach to health and believes that everyone has the right to live a happy, healthy and pain-free life.
In addition to his formal training as a Naturopathic Physician at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine, Dr. Kaleb Falk has travelled throughout North America receiving additional training in acupuncture, bio-identical hormone therapy, heavy metal chelation, oxidative/ozone therapy, PRP/Prolotherapy, IV vitamin-nutrient therapies and holds medical prescribing authority.
Dr. Kaleb is also a founding member of SIBODoctors.ca, a website dedicated to helping patients understand the root cause of IBS, Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) through education.
Dr. Marissa Gaucher, ND
Dr. Marissa Gaucher ND is a Naturopathic Doctor practicing out of Total Health Clinic. Dr. Gaucher utilizes evidence informed medicine alongside traditional therapies to focus on both acute and chronic disease. With an emphasis on disease prevention and health promotion, Dr. Gaucher uses a patient centered approach to health care, creating individualized treatment plans based on in-depth testing and the most current research. Prior to completing Naturopathic Medical School at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine, Dr. Gaucher completed a Bachelor of Science at the University of British Columbia, majoring in biochemistry. She frequently attends continuing education and has completed additional training in intravenous nutrient therapy, Perineural injection pain therapy, bio-identical hormone therapy, ozone therapy, acupuncture, chelation therapy and aesthetic and anti-ageing medicine including Botox and dermal filler. Dr. Gaucher is a primary care physician with a special focus in: Thyroid conditions (Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism), Female hormone imbalance (PMS, menopause, infertility), Autoimmune conditions (MS, RA, Hashimoto’s, Crohn’s, Colitis), Gastrointestinal Health (IBS, heart burn, food sensitivities, SIBO) and Chronic infections (Lyme disease).