Education & Qualifications of an ND
Licensed Naturopathic Doctors are required to have an undergraduate degree that includes the prerequisites of university level anatomy, biochemistry and chemistry providing the fundamental sciences for medicine. Once accepted into one of North America’s accredited naturopathic medical schools, the candidate then completes a four year program in medical sciences as well as the Naturopathic modalities. During this program in the candidates third and forth year the candidate must fulfill the stringent requirements of an internship in the student clinic and as well as under licensed ND’s supervision in their practices. The candidate must see and treat certain number of conditions to fulfill the requirement alongside the hour requirements. To become licensed, the naturopathic candidate must pass the NPLEX board exams (Naturopathic Physician Licensing exams) as well as provincial board examinations for the traditional modalities such as emergency medicine, spinal adjustments, homeopathy, botanical medicine, acupuncture, clinical nutrition and counseling. Continuing education is mandatory to maintain licensure.
Dr. Jennifer Vidmar's Education:
Bachelor Degree: Biological Sciences with a minor in Nutrition (University of Guelph, ON)
Naturopathic Physician (Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine, BC)
Doctor Jennifer Vidmar ND has been in practice now for over 7 years. She has been in practice in London Ontario for 5 years. Rebalance London Naturopathic and Wellness Clinic has been in operation in London, ON for over 4 years.
Additional Certifications held by Dr. Vidmar:
IV Nutrient Therapy Certification-Completion August 2016
License to Prescribe in Ontario: Bioidentical Hormones: Estrogen & Progesterone. Natural Desiccated Thyroid.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Advanced Obstetricical Training