Dr. Amy Velichka, BSc, ND
Dr. Amy Velichka is a registered and licensed doctor of naturopathic medicine in Saskatchewan. Her premedical training includes a four year Bachelor of Science degree in physiology from the University of Saskatchewan. Here she graduated with great distinction and received an award recognizing her as having the top academic standing in her physiology degree program. Dr. Velichka received her professional naturopathic medical training at the accredited Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto, ON. This four year naturopathic medical program included training in conventional medical care and diagnostics, pharmacology, drug-botanical and drug-nutrient interactions, physical examinations and naturopathic treatment modalities (Clinical nutrition, Asian medicine/acupuncture, botanical medicine, hydrotherapy, physical medicine, and homeopathy). In addition to her 12 month clinical rotation in family medicine at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic in Toronto, she received specialized training working under naturopathic oncologists on the Adjunctive Cancer Care shift. She also completed a four month term working at Anishnawbe Health Centre where she gained valuable experience addressing medical concerns of aboriginal people.
Dr. Velichka is originally from the parkland area. She is excited to be back in Saskatchewan to work with patients to achieve their individual health goals. Her interests include the prevention, treatment and management of digestive system complaints, skin conditions, diabetes, high blood pressure, endocrine imbalances, weight management issues, cancer, autoimmune diseases, stress, chronic fatigue, joint and muscle pain, allergies, and women’s health concerns. She is trained to address health concerns of all ages from pediatrics to geriatrics. Dr. Velichka adopts a patient-centered approach empowering her patients with the tools to restore health and strengthen wellbeing.