Dr. Lindsay Adrian has an undergraduate degree in chemistry and graduated from the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic medicine. After graduation she completed a 1-year general residency followed by many additional years of training in integrative cancer care. She is an active member of the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians, as a member of both the Conference Content Committee and the specialization committee for the association. Dr. Adrian is also a Fellow to the American Board of Naturopathic Oncology (FABNO) as well as a member of the BC Naturopathic Association and the College of Naturopathic Physicians of BC. In addition she works with the Examination Committee, which is responsible for conducting board exams for naturopathic physicians wanting to practice in BC.
Dr. Adrian believes in life long learning and strives to stay current with research and treatment options available- using both natural and conventional treatments. She is often heard saying, “we want to use all of the most appropriate treatments available!” and frequently attends conferences and seminars all over the world in this pursuit. This commitment to learning extends to teaching as well. Dr. Adrian is a guest lecturer at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine and commonly hosts student preceptors.
Every person is unique and rarely do they come with textbook presentation of illness- Dr. Adrian strives to provide an individualized treatment protocol that will support whole person healing. Areas of focus include cancer and chronic disease, as well as chronic infections- all areas in which inflammation and the immune system have major roles.
When not in the clinic or doing continuing education Dr. Adrian maintains balance by spending time with her husband and 3 kids, rowing on the Fraser river, and playing soccer.
Dr. Lindsay Adrian, ND Areas of focus:
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Crohn’s disease
- Ulcerative colitis
- Ankylosing spondylitis