Dr. Marisa Marciano is a Naturopathic Doctor & Registered Herbalist (AHG) with expertise in both the education & clinical applications of therapeutic nutrition & phytotherapy. Her educational background includes an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology and post-degree medical training from the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine where she is currently both a clinical and faculty member within the department of Botanical Medicine.
Also recognized for creating the celebrated online herbal resourceTheNaturopathicHerbalist.com, Dr. Marciano is considered a passionate educator who believes in empowering her patients & students to take a "hands-on" approach to both their health & their herbal education. Outside of seeing patients in her private practice, she regularly conducts herbal medicine making workshops in Vancouver, BC aimed at fostering a deeper connection between people & plants.
Her approach to wellness emphasizes the use of techniques which are inherently in tune with Nature, believing in thebody’s innate capacity to heal when provided with the ancient knowledge &foundational therapeutic potential of plant medicine in all its forms.