Clinicians

Kent MacLeod

B.Sc. Pharmacology

Kent MacLeod is the founder and CEO of NutriChem Compounding Pharmacy and Clinic. An international thought leader, he is also an award-winning pharmacist with over 30 years of clinical experience in delivering patient-centered health care.

Kent MacLeod has become an internationally recognized expert in women’s health issues and ortho-nutrition. He has lectured on the subject at various conferences, published research and is developing course material for other clinics based on the success of NutriChem.

His dedication to wellness has resulted in numerous awards including the Canadian Compounding Pharmacist of the Year award, the Distinguished Practice Award and the Outstanding Service Award for Innovation. He is the author the book: “Down Syndrome and Vitamin Therapy: Unlocking the Secrets of Health, Behaviour and Intelligence” and has lectured throughout North America and Europe on children’s health, Down Syndrome, women’s health, pain management and pharmacology. Kent works with each patient to ensure they receive the best combination of conventional and natural therapies for health maintenance and disease management. Kent consults at NutriChem’s West End Biomedical Clinic

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Dr. Tanya Manikkam

B.A., N.D. (Naturopathic Doctor)

Dr. Tanya Manikkam ND has been interested in holistic medicine from an early age. After graduating with a degree in psychology from the University of Ottawa, she studied biology at the University of Toronto.  She then successfully graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto. As part of her program, Dr. Tanya completed an internship at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic and spent four months at the Sherbourne Health Centre where she gave free naturopathic care to low-income HIV positive individuals.

Dr. Tanya has a general naturopathic practice with a special focus in mental health. She uses clinical and orthomolecular nutrition, botanical medicine and lifestyle counseling in order to help her patients achieve an optimal state of health.

Dr. Tanya Manikkam is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor and is registered with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario. She is also a member of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND) and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND). Dr. Tanya is a member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) and is currently completing her certification in advanced endocrinology with the Metabolic Medical institute.

Dr. Tanya joined the NutriChem team in 2013 and can often be found in the media as well as a guest speaker at multiple events. She is fluent in both English and French.

View Dr. Tanya on CTV Morning Live: Boosting Fertility

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Grace Meehan

B.Sc. Phm. Pharmacist, Certified NAMS Practitioner

Grace graduated from the University of Toronto in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy. She has worked as a community pharmacist in Ottawa for over 20 years, and has been a guest speaker at various health symposiums.

With a keen interest in continuing education, Grace attained the credential of North American Menopause Society Certified Menopause Practitioner in 2010. Ongoing continuing education is required to maintain this credential.

Grace understands that every woman is different and has their own belief system regarding their health. She will work WITH you so that you are feeling the best that you can possibly feel. Grace practices out of NutriChem’s West-End Biomedical Clinic.

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Dr. Emma Pollon-MacLeod

B.Sc., N.D. (Naturopathic Doctor)

Dr. Emma Pollon-MacLeod ND received her bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from the University of Guelph then went on to complete a Doctor of Naturopathy at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) in Toronto.

During her last year at CCNM, Dr. Emma completed a one-year internship at the largest Naturopathic Clinic in North America, the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic. While there, Dr. Emma was a member of the adjunctive cancer care specialty shift, and provided naturopathic care and support to those living with cancer. She also completed additional courses and training in Oncology during her time at the clinic. Her experience also includes a four-month placement at the Queen West Community Health Centre in Downtown Toronto where she provided Naturopathic Care to patients of the community.

Dr. Emma has a special interest in women’s pelvic health including urinary and bladder issues such as recurrent urinary tract infections (UTI), interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS), and benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH).

Allergies, mast cells disorders, and histamine intolerance are also areas of special focus for Dr. Emma.

Dr. Emma is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor. She is registered with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario and is a member of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND).

View Dr. Emma on CTV Morning Live: Prostate & Bladder Health

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