Laura Grant graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) in 2004. Prior to attending CCNM, Laura graduated from McMaster University with an Honours Bachelor of Science majoring in Biology.
Laura practiced initially in Hamilton, ON for seven years at Naturopathic Perspectives, the clinic she co-founded with a fellow classmate. At the end of 2011, Laura and her family made the brave move to Orillia to build their dream home and live closer to the outdoor activities they love.
Laura spends much of her time outdoors either in the garden tending to medicinal herbs, fruits and vegetables, on a mountain bike or ski trail, or out on a lake canoeing or sailing. Laura enjoys volunteering with community fesitvals and committees.
Laura has a family health care practice. She is an empathetic pratitioner who prides herself in her eclectic practice. Laura believes in using a combination of attentive questioning and listening, clinical examination and laboratory studies to assess her patients. She provides her patients with a detailed explanation of their treatment plan.
Some common health concerns Laura sees in her office:
Acute: ear infections, colds and flu, urinary tract infections, headaches, sprains/strains, and rashes
Chronic: auto-immune conditions, arthritis, digestive concerns such as irritable bowel, diverticulosis, heartburn, allergies, skin conditions, fatigue, prostatis and erectile dysfunction, atherosclerosis and hypertension.
Women's Health Concerns: PMS, uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts, fibrocysitc breast disease, PCOS, infertility, menstrual irregularities, cystitis, pre-, peri- and post-menopausal concerns, cervical dysplasia.
Children's Health Concerns: allergies, asthma, eczema, bed-wetting, headaches, belly-aches, infant food introduction, childhood nutrition.
Other Concerns: anxiety, depression, mood disorders, weight concerns, athletic performance and sports injuries, insomnia, mental/physical stress.