Dr. Zarlashta Popal (Dr. Zar) attended the University of Toronto for her undergraduate studies in Human Biology, Psychology and Religion before completing her 4 year Doctor of Naturopathic program at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, an accredited Naturopathic College in Ontario. Dr. Zar is a licensed Naturopath who has been practicing since 2005. She is a professional member in good standing with the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND), Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND) and with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario (CONO).
Dr. Zar’s focus is on treating the root cause of her patients’ health concerns. She sees the patient and herself as a team and is passionate about getting them to achieve their goals.
Dr. Zar maintains a general Naturopathic practice that focuses on Women’s Health (Menopause, Puberty, PMS, Fibroids, Endometriosis, PCOS and many more), Weight Loss (diet, food sensitivities/intolerances, detoxes), Gastrointestinal issues (Crohn’s/Colitis, IBS, IBD), Female and Male fertility, Mental Health (stress, anxiety and depression), Skin conditions (acne, eczema, psoriasis), Childhood/Pediatric Conditions (ADD/ADHD, asthma, eczema, sleep disturbances), Autoimmune diseases and Thyroid conditions. Her treatment focus and passion is working with women to improve their health and regain their energy and vitality.
After taking each patient’s unique circumstances into consideration, Dr. Zar uses diet and lifestyle changes, nutritional supplements, botanical medicine, acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine and homeopathy to treat their acute or chronic health concerns.