Dr. Heather Goldthorpe is originally from North Bay, Ontario. She graduated from the University of Guelph in 2010 with an Honours degree in Biomedical Science and completed a Masters degree in Cellular and Molecular Medicine at the University of Ottawa in 2013. She began her education at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) in 2012 and received her Doctor of Naturopathy degree in May 2016. While enrolled at CCNM, Heather completed a 1-year internship at the Robert Shad Naturopathic Clinic, a 4-month internship at the Queen West Community Health Centre, and a 9-day Global Health Course in Nicaragua with Natural Doctors International.
Dr. Heather has a special interest in women's health (PCOS, thyroid disease, endometriosis, menopause, irregular periods), thyroid conditions and fatigue, gastrointestinal concerns (IBS, celiac, constipation, bloating, chronic antibiotic use), mood disorders, autoimmune disease, and skin conditions. Her practice utilizes laboratory testing and focuses on the foundations of health, proper supplementation, clinical nutrition, anti-aging, and lifestyle counselling.
In her spare time, Dr. Heather plays recreational sports, enjoys outdoor activities, and is a major foodie. She's also involved in continuing education and strives to stay updated on the latest health-related research.
Please note that Dr. Christina Roper, ND is covering Dr. Goldthorpe ND's maternity leave from July 18, 2023 to November 24, 2023. Her focus is on the same clinical interests as Dr. Goldthorpe. Please book your follow-ups with Dr. Roper if your a current patient of Dr. Goldthorpe.
Credentials & Affiliations
- BSc in Bio-Medical Science (Hons), University of Guelph
- MSc in Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa
- Doctor of Naturopathy, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
- Gastrointestinal Complaints
- Hormone Imbalances
- Women's Health
- Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors
- Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors
- College of Naturopaths of Ontario