Dr. Gabriela Novak, ND
As the founder of the Oakville Naturopathic Clinic, Dr. Gabriela Novak has provided outstanding service in Naturopathic Medicine for the past 25 years.
Gabriela graduated as a medical doctor from Charles University, Prague, Czechoslovakia in year 1971. Later she specialized in anaesthesiology, intensive care and acupuncture. She graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in 1989 and founded and established the Oakville Naturopathic Clinic in 1992. She earned a post-graduate diploma in acupuncture and Traditional Oriental Medicine at that time. Gabriela has continuously been involved in the growth of the naturopathic profession by serving on the Board of Directors of Drugless Therapy – Naturopathy for the Ministry of Health for many years.
Offering her combined experience in conventional and naturopathic medicine, with devotion, care and love of a good health and nutrition, Gabriela is willing to assist every member of the family, from infants to the elderly. Sharing knowledge and experience as a Naturopathic Doctor, Gabriela directs her patients towards healthier life style and can help with many health concerns.
She mainly focuses on gastrointestinal disorders (IBS, Crohn’s, Colitis, reflux, liver & gallbladder disorder), allergy and food intolerance where she can offer Electrodermal (food and environment sensitivity) testing during the visit or lab IgG antibody and gluten sensitivity testing. Gabriela also can assist patients with pain management and neurological conditions (arthritis, sport related injuries, shingles) providing traditional acupuncture, therapeutic laser and MedX treatment.
Gabriela helps to improve Immune system conditions (allergies, infections, sinusitis, cancer treatment support), metabolic dysfunction (diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure), and hormonal disorder including fertility, PMS, PCOS, thyroid disorders, adrenal fatigue and stress management. Directing and assisting with planning a healthy meal and proper life style, Gabriela helps with Weight loss and detoxification concerns. Helping with skin conditions and digestive issues, Gabriela brings a happy smile to the faces of the youngest.
She is trained in needle-less Mesotherapy which is a transdermal delivery system of 100% organic solutions. These solutions are used for skin, face and body rejuvenation to stimulate tissue collagen, and used for alopecia, hair loss, acne, rosacea, scar tissue, stretch marks, and wrinkles. It is also effective in pain management for arthritis, tendonitis, muscle pain relief and lymphatic drainage.
She is an active member of the OAND and CAND.
Gabriela’s passion for a healthy and happy lifestyle inspires her to assist every person to achieve their health and wellness goals.