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.
Dr. Hamid works alongside talented practitioners (Chiropractor and Massage Therapist) of Metrotown Family Chiropractic.