About Arv, Nurse Practitioner

Arv is a Nurse Practitioner, who started her medical career as a registered nurse in 2006, working in a large academic health and science centre in Vancouver, British Columbia. She earned her Masters of Nurse Practitioner Degree in 2016 and immediately started expanding her horizons into functional medicine and integrative health.

As a Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Arv has worked in family practice and urgent care settings with extensive experience in the areas of general family medicine, gynecology, urology, sexual health, cardiology, respiratory, and diabetes management.

As a Functional Medicine Practitioner Arv now specializes in integrative disease prevention by incorporating hormonal & metabolic balance into her clinical practice. Arv has seen firsthand the negative effects of disease on the body that is caused by low hormones, poor nutrition and a sedentary lifestyle. She has spent her career learning in a traditional context but integrating other paths of wellness into her own life.

Areas of Interest

  • Bioidentical Hormones for men & women
  • Womens health: PMS, PCOS, endometriosis, peri-menopause, menopause
  • Testosterone Replacement Therapy for men
  • Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN)
  • Custom Thyroid management
  • Weight Loss
  • Hair Restoration
  • Sleep management

She has studied Mastering the Protocols for Optimization of Hormone Replacement Therapy with the renowned BHRT expert Dr. Neal Rouzier, MD of WorldLink Medical. Arv is also a good standing member of WorldLink Medical and the TruBalance Healthcare Canada Physicians Network for Bioidentical Hormones.

As a Nurse Practitioner, Arv believes wellness is a unique & personal path and requires us to integrate multiple methods to restore balance and an individualized approach to health. She offers her patients the convenience of telemedicine consults via video conference with a very personalized approach to patients

She now resides in Toronto, and enjoys cycling, yoga, broadening her medical knowledge and the outdoors.