Are you suffering from stress-related illness, the discomfort of anxiety, depression, fatigue, immune problems and/or pain?
Are you looking for a primary-care physician who takes the time and care to partner with you in developing and maintaining vitality, balance and optimal health in your life?
Dr. Barton works in a comprehensive, holistic manner in the practice of preventative medicine and the treatment of a variety of acute and chronic physical and emotional conditions. He offers knowledge and experience in a range of approaches. His passion for a Mind/Body, science-based focus informs his work in Mind-Body Medicine, Physical Medicine, Botanical Medicine, Nutritional Therapies and Intravenous Therapies.
After taking a thorough health history, which may include physical examination as well as lab testing when appropriate, Dr. Barton will design a comprehensive and individualized plan for you, based on current research and his 15 years experience in the field. Your input, concerns, questions and choices will be fully welcomed and respected.
· Standard Diagnostic Testing:
o Blood testing, urine testing, thyroid panels, lipid panels, hormone panels, allergy testing, etc.
· Specialized Testing:
o Neurotransmitter Testing (beneficial for determining specific treatment for anxiety, depression, and stress reduction). Adrenal Stress Testing, CSDA (Complete Stool Digestive Analysis), etc.
· Integrative Body Psychotherapy
· Comprehensive assessment and treatment for mood disorders including:
· Holistic Protocols for:
· General Practice
Dr. Barton received his Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University in Seattle. He is licensed to practice in British Columbia and is a member of the B.C. Naturopathic Association as well as the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors. He is a Clinical Supervisor at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Barton is also certified in Integrative Body Psychotherapy.
Please call for further information or to book an appointment. Currently, Dr. Barton works in Vancouver Monday-Thursday and on Bowen Island on Fridays. Evening appointments are available.