Dr. Hamid Tajbakhsh, BSc., ND
Residing in Burnaby since the young age of sixteen, Dr. Hamid Tajbakhsh has always been passionate about the healing and self-correcting mechanisms of the human body. Dr. Hamid is very excited to now have the pleasure of serving the Burnaby community, a community he has been a member of for over two decades.
Dr. Hamid graduated from the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine and was awarded the Academic Excellence Award. Previously, he had completed his post-secondary education at UBC majoring in Biology with a minor in Psychology after being awarded an entrance scholarship into his program of studies.
Dr. Hamid has always been interested in furthering his education and has taken on extra-curricular programs and focus areas such as delving deeper into the studies of Chinese Medicine & Applied Kinesiology. Dr. Hamid applies a gentle approach to acupuncture ensuring utilization of a minimal number of needles with no excessive needle manipulation. Dr. Hamid is also well versed in fascial techniques such as Bowen Therapy and CranioSacral Therapy which are gentle non-invasive procedures designed to normalize body functions and help break the body out of repetitive pain patterns. These techniques coupled with Eastern & Western herbal formulas, and nutritional optimization allow Dr. Hamid the ability to facilitate healing and provide exceptional care to his patients.
Dr. Hamid is delighted to practice in the Burnaby – Metrotown neighbourhood and is looking to help patients in the following areas:
General Family Health and Wellness
- Energy concerns
- Weight issues
- Hormonal imbalance
- Heart and circulation health
- Brain and nervous system health
- Autoimmune diseases
- Stress alleviation and emotional health
- Indigestion (e.g. bloating, gas, pain)
- Food sensitivities
- IBS (Constipation and/or Diarrhea)
- Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (e.g. Crohn’s, Ulcerative Colitis)
Chronic Pain and Discomfort
- Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- Neurological Issues (e.g. Parkinson’s, Post Stroke Symptoms, Ticks and Twitches)
- PMS (and other gynecological issues)
Dr. Hamid is looking forward to meeting with you and designing a custom-made treatment plan combining the latest Western science and traditional Eastern philosophy in helping you achieve your health goals.
Memberships and Affiliations
Dr. Hamid is a registrant of the College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia (CNPBC) where he also served as an assessor to the Quality Assurance Committee and helped maintain a high practice standard for Naturopathic Doctors in BC.
Dr. Hamid also serves as a clinical faculty member at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine (BINM) where he supervises 3rd and 4th year naturopathic clinic interns.