DR. KRISTEN BOVEE
Dr. Kristen Bovee is a graduate of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. She holds a BSc. degree in Biochemistry and worked for 2 years in cancer research for a BC-based biotechnology company. Her interest in natural medicine was nurtured by her First Nations heritage and she continues to volunteer her time in the community. She is a member of ACAM (Academy of Complementary and Alternative Medicine) a leading organization devoted to research and training in scientific-based alternative medicine.
Since beginning her practice in 2002, she has obtained special training to broaden her scope of practice. She is board certified in chelation therapy, acupuncture, and prolotherapy. She has obtained her Prescriptive Authority from the CNPBC, allowing her to use standard western medicines when they are indicated. She sought specialized training in mesotherapy in France under the top aesthetic mesotherapists in Europe in 2007. Dr. Bovee’s philosophy is to trust the body and mind’s own innate need for homeostasis and balance. Her special program successes include weight loss, pain management, stress reduction and women’s hormonal health.