Dr. Filza Swalah, ND
Dr. Filza Swalah, Naturopathic Doctor, Functional Medicine Practitioner
Dr. Filza Swalah, ND - Female Naturopathic Doctor Mississauga
Naturopathic medicine has been an important and integral part of Dr. Swalah ND’s life. Growing up, her family relied heavily on natural medicine for common aches and ailments. She always knew she wanted to be a healthcare professional, but it wasn’t until she started seeing a naturopath that she became absolutely certain that she wanted to pursue naturopathic medicine. She was impressed and admired how naturopathic doctors focused on the person, as a whole, to determine how illnesses and diseases occur and present. She admired the way naturopathic doctors created individualized treatment plans, utilizing diet, lifestyle, herbs, traditional Chinese medicine, IV therapy, and nutriceuticals to manage symptoms and address the root cause. With this experience in hand, Dr. Swalah set on a path to become a naturopathic doctor.
Dr. Filza Swalah, ND has a clinical focus in skin health, digestive health, and women’s health. Dr. Swalah, ND believes that skin is an outward reflection of what’s happening internally, therefore, making it crucial to address the various internal factors that contribute to chronic skin conditions. She enjoys supporting individuals with chronic skin conditions like acne, eczema, and rosacea while exploring the root cause of these conditions. Also, Dr. Swalah ND enjoys addressing digestive concerns, like irritable bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, acid reflux, chronic liver disease along with women’s health concerns. She utilizes evidence-based therapies to create custom treatment plans for her patients, helping to address the root cause and manage the presenting symptoms.
Dr. Swalah, ND is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor registered with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario. She has completed her doctorate of naturopathy at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Swalah, ND also holds a Bachelor of Applied Science from Ryerson University focusing on Nutrition and Food Science. Dr. Swalah, ND is also in the midst of advanced IV therapy training, making this treatment available to her patients soon!