Dr. Penny Seth-Smith, ND

Service Provider in Victoria, British Columbia

Dr. Penny Seth-Smith is an integrated Naturopathic Physician for adults, children, and infants. She has an English science degree, 4 years (5,000 hours) of Canadian post-graduate Naturopathic medical education, and 25 years of experience in natural treatments for a wide variety of illnesses and diseases.  Her particular expertise is in treating Gut Health, Anxiety and Depression, Thyroid problems, Hormonal imbalances, Migraines, Seasonal Allergies, and Long-term Effects of Childhood (and later) Traumas. She also offers gentle treatments suitable for the Highly Sensitive Person. Providing Naturopathic Treatments for:
  • Colds & Flus (NB no proven prevention or treatment for COVID-19 exists in any field of medicine)
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Postpartum depression
  • Childhood trauma
  • Long term effects of previous mental/emotional traumas
  • Concussion and post-concussion syndromes
  • Seasonal allergies
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Leaky Gut
  • Food sensitivities
  • Candida overgrowth
  • SIBO (Small intestine bacterial overgrowth)
  • SIFO (Small intestine fungal overgrowth)
  • Celiac disease
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Kidney function problems
  • Thyroid problems
  • Hormone imbalances
  • Menopausal symptoms
  • Breast Health
  • Osteoporosis and osteopenia
  • Migraines
  • Stress
  • Fatigue
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Myalgic encephalitis (ME)
  • Heavy metal toxicity
  • The highly sensitive person

Additional services offered:

  • Muscle testing (Applied Kinesiology)
  • Homeopathy
  • Live blood analysis
  • Thermography
  • Lab testing
  • Genetic testing and applying the results to your health regimen
  • Facial mesotherapy: scar and wrinkle reduction
  • Thyroid treatments: conventional and integrative
  • Bio-identical hormone replacement therapy
  • Terrain medicines
  • Acupuncture
  • Prescription medications
  • Oral chelation (detoxing heavy metals with pills rather than intra-venous treatments)
  • Functional medicine (Clinical Nutrition)
  • Medicinal herbs
  • Lifestyle counselling
  • Vitamin B12 injections
Member in good standing of the CNPBC, BCNA, and CAND. An active member of The CNPBC Inquiries Committee and Standards of Practice Committee. Past member of the board of the CNPBC and Chair of The Bylaws Committee. Organizer and Master of Ceremonies for Naturopathic Medicine Week Victoria 2014 & 2015.

Recipient of “Best Naturopathic Physician British Columbia 2019” Canadian Business Award.

Appearances on CFAX 1070 and CKNY Radio stations, podcasts on mindbodyradio.com.


Certifications, Standards and Eco-Labels

Dr. Penny Seth-Smith, ND has obtained the following Certifications, Standards and Eco-Labels

Sustainable Development Goals & Related Targets

3. Good Health and Well-Being: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
Targets: 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8, 3.9, 3.A, 3.B, 3.C, 3.D More info



2518 Blackwood Street
Victoria, British Columbia
Canada V8T 3W1
(250) 361-9888

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