Meet Dr Rebecca Handford
Welcome to the website of Dr Rebecca Handford, ND, where we believe that "Healing is Always Possible". Dr Rebecca Handford is a BC registered naturopathic doctor with 14 years of experience in lab and clinical diagnosis, nutrition, counselling, acupuncture, massage, nutraceuticals and supplements, and lifestyle change. She can prescribe many pharmaceuticals and help you navigate the BC health care system.
She is dedicated to helping you achieve your health goals, so you can live your best life.
Why Choose Naturopathic Medicine?
It Can Help With
Naturopathic medicine can help you achieve better digestion and gut health through natural remedies and lifestyle changes. We work with you to identify the root cause of your digestive issues and develop a personalized plan to address them.
If you're feeling tired and run down, naturopathy can help. We take a holistic approach to identifying the underlying causes of fatigue and work with you to develop a personalized plan to boost your energy levels and improve your overall health.
Naturopathic medicine offers many treatment options to improve mental health and better stress management. We focus on your unique mental health picture to create personal tools and community resources that help you cope with daily and life long challenges.
Getting older can present new challenges. We offer a range of therapies to support the health of people 40+, including nutrition for midlife and beyond, supplements, lifestyle and exercise choices that promote longevity, support for sexual and mental health, screening and diagnostics for common health issues and acupuncture/massage for improved enjoyment of your usual activities.
Chronic pain can be life-altering, affecting income, relationships and personal fulfillment. Naturopathic medicine offers many treatment options that can help you live your best life.
Understanding and Navigating the Health Care System in BC
The BC health care system can be confusing, complicated and hard to navigate, especially when dealing with a chronic condition like pain, diabetes, or autoimmune conditions. Dr Handford can help you understand your treatment options, check your medications for interactions and organize your health care for maximum success.