DR . Jessalyn Shamess, ND
As someone who also struggled with a complex chronic disease, I appreciate the difficulty of dealing with a disease that is not well understood while navigating a system that constantly leaves you feeling misunderstood. I want my patients to leave feeling heard and empowered to believe they can restore their health.
Dr Shamess is a life-long learner and works to stay up to date on current research and treatment approaches. She works to find the root causes of your condition and empower you to understand how this impacts your health, so that you as the patient can make informed decisions when it comes to your health.
When not working with patients, researching or attending medical conferences, Dr. Shamess can be found backcountry skiing, mountain biking or curling up with a good book.
Dr. Shamess has a special interest in treating ME/CFS, chronic infections, lyme disease, autoimmune conditions and other complex chronic conditions, including:
- Multiple sclerosis
- Peripheral neuropathy
- Parkinson’s disease
- Digestive conditions (IBS, SIBO, diverticulitis)
- PCOS, PMS and hormonal dysregulation
Dr. Shamess is passionate about helping patients with debilitating conditions reach a state of well-being so they can feel free to once again pursue their own life passions!
Dr Shamess is licensed through the College of Naturopathic Physicians of BC (CNPBC ).
– Prescriptive Authority
– IV Therapy