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Meet our Team

Please contact our practitioners directly for their individual operating hours, appointments, fees, and online booking.

Ryan Carnahan, DCH

Homeopathic & Integrated Natural Medicine

Ryan is a Homeopath with over 21 years of experience in the field of natural medicine. He brings an approach to your health and wellness that is grounded in a number of different healing modalities.

Providing relief from complex cases of chronic pain and offering solutions to other health challenges are the focus of his practice.

Ryan holds a diploma of classical homeopathy and in registered massage therapy. He has a background in traditional Chinese medicine, osteopathy, Western herbal medicine, nutritional medicine, and energetic medicine.

Visit www.ryancarnahan.com or call 604-931-5513


Dr. Kira Frketich, ND

Naturopathic Physician

Dr. Kira has been practicing naturopathic medicine since 2004. She is a member in good standing with the British Columbia Naturopathic Association (BCNA) and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND). She was a clinic supervisor at Boucher Naturopathic College for over 5 years, overseeing hundreds of patients and their student doctors.

Dr. Kira takes time with each patient to formulate an individualized naturopathic treatment plan. She draws from nutritional therapeutics, laboratory testing, food sensitivity testing, homeopathy, acupuncture, Bowen therapy, and botanical medicine to implement the art and science of naturopathic medical care.

Visit www.drkira.ca or call 604-931-1176


Susanna Chin, RMT

Registered Massage Therapist

Susanna graduated from WCCMT in 2006 and has worked in Port Moody as a Registered Massage Therapist for close to 10 years. Susanna’s main focus of practice is in pre and post-natal massage & support and in women’s health & fitness. However, she happily works with clients from all walks of life. She is trained in other classical modalities such as swedish, sports therapy, fascial, and trigger point therapy.

Though Susanna treats a variety of clients and ailments, she has focused her post-graduate studies in working with women during the childbearing years. Working on issues such as fertility, sciatica, head-aches, carpal tunnel, fatique, and many other concerns related to pregnancy and simply being a mom!

As a new mother herself, Susanna is very passionate about working with other moms and feels honoured to be a part of their journey into motherhood and beyond.

Visit www.susannachinrmt.ca or call 604-512-2796


Dr. Judith de Niet, RCC

Registered Clinical Counsellor and Esthetician

Dr. Judith has provided counselling services for over 12 years with adults, teens and children coping with a variety of concerns such as weight issues, low self-confidence or body image, health issues or pain, relationship issues, autism, anxiety/panic, depression and grief. In addition, she offers esthetic services such as (organic seaweed) facials, back facials and hot stone massages.

She followed her dreams and opened the doors of Vita Vitalis in 2013 promoting a holistic approach to health, offering both counselling and esthetics as individual services which may also be combined for deeper therapy to address the physical and emotional effects of stress. Dr. Judith's education and experience allowed her to realize her goals and follow her passions. She has her Master’s degree in Clinical and Health Psychology (2004), followed by her PhD in Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy & Reproductive Medicine at the Erasmus University Hospital in the Netherlands and has worked at UBC and BC Children's Hospital in Vancouver.

Dr. Judith is passionate about helping clients in the process of reaching their personal goals that balance their mental, spiritual, emotional and physical health and practices her belief that when we take care of our body and mind, we feel healthier, more balanced and inspired in life.

Visit https://vitavitalis.ca or call 604-379-1779

 

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