Meet Dr. Cen ND
Dr. Han Ping Helen Cen is a Naturopathic Doctor based in Edmonton, AB. Her interest in Naturopathic Medicine began as a child with exposure to Chinese medicinal herbs and acupuncture which improved her own health and the health of her family. Her interest became solidified throughout her university studies at McMaster University as she travelled to Nicaragua and Bolivia and witnessed the effective use of herbs and natural therapies for health problems. As a recipient of the National Millennium Excellence Awards and various scholarships, she continues to strive for excellence in education while balancing her passion to serve the community. As a Naturopathic Doctor, she believes that she could build a career that made the most of her natural abilities by helping others to optimize their health. She is currently practicing at the Le Soleil Health & Wholeness Clinic in the Roots On Whyte building with a professional team of practitioners. In addition, she has joined the Health Matters Wellness Clinic and Chipperfield Chiropractic & Wellness Centre in West Edmonton to serve more patients.
Dr. Cen received her naturopathic medical training in Toronto at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM). During her time at CCNM, She completed her clinical internship at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic as well as a non-profit, free service clinic serving the Aboriginal community in Toronto. She has seen a variety of health conditions such as people facing metabolic dysfunctions, autoimmune diseases, women’s health concerns, and mental health concerns, all of which responded well utilizing a variety of naturopathic modalities. She takes an objective and evidence-informed approach to heal with the consideration of an individual’s energetic abilities, utilizing natural methods to address specific health concerns. Her interest lies in treating health concerns through individualized treatment plans to inspire long-term sustained improvement to an individual’s health as well as the family.
A little bit about Helen:
She has a diverse gastronomic palate – a fan of trying foods from around the world, she is a natural foodie at heart. Intrigued to try and share international recipes, she can be found shopping at your neighbourhood’s farmer’s market or growing her own garden. She loves to travel and expand her horizons. She enjoys to dwell in conversation and is highly approachable. As her community’s health is important to her, she invests an immense amount of her time to ensure the health of clients and their sustainable future. Check out her health talks to be inspired in health right away.
She is your friendly neighbourhood Naturopathic Doctor and is currently accepting new patients. She is a registered member in good standing with the College of Naturopathic Doctors of Alberta (CNDA) and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND).