Through years of private practice, corporate wellness and community health programs Naturopathic Doctor Kristijana Rakic has witnessed massive transformations in the health, vitality and disease prevention in her community.
Dr. K is best known for her caring professional nature and her balanced, practical and sustainable approach to treating illness and optimizing health. She is a strong advocate of prevention and health optimization. She is enthusiastic about educating and empowering her patients and corporate clients to understand and maintain a healthier lifestyle. She is eager to work with individuals who are ready to take charge of their health. With a strong lifestyle focused practice Dr. K has been certified in First Line Therapy (FLT) to deliver the best quality of care to her patients. FLT is a lifestyle program that helps individuals lose weight and maintain an optimal body composition. Optimal health and body composition is essential to the treatment of serious health problems such us obesity, diabetes, arthritis, cardiovascular disease, hormonal imbalances, cancer and much more. In addition to chronic disease, Dr. K also specializes in female health, detoxification, digestive health, mood disorders and insomnia.
Since 2014 Dr. K has been running the EMPOWER U- Lifestyle Transformation & Weight Loss Program in partnership with Fiddleheads. EMPOWER U is a program that focuses on healing and restoring healthsafely and permanently y cultivating therapeutic lifestyle changes including eating, nutrition, physical activity, detoxification, digestive health, hormone balancing and stress resilence- in a way that is easy to understand and incorporate.
Dr. K graduated from the University of Waterloo with an Honors Science degree in Kinesiology and went on to receive her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine diploma after completing four years of post-graduate medical education at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine.
Presently she holds a private practice in her hometown of Waterloo, Ontario and is working with small family businesses, large corporation and the public sector to deliver workplace wellness programs.
Dr. K is licensed in Ontario through the Board of Drugless Practitioners (BDDT-N). She is also a member of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND) and the
Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND).