Mary Sawdon is a Naturopathic medical doctor and naturopathic doula. She maintains a General Family practice with a special interest in Hormonal Regulation, Women’s Health (PMS, Fibroids, PCOS, Menopause, etc.), Fertility, Perinatal Care & Pediatrics (Autism-Spectrum Disorders, ADD/ADHD, Eczema, etc.), and dementia care. She provides naturopathic services for Scarborough, Clarington, and Durham region.
Mary graduated with honours from the University of the Philippines with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. She then pursued medicine at the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Centre in the Philippines. After graduation, Mary completed a post-graduate medical internship in the same university and practiced as a general practitioner in Manila. She volunteered throughout medical school in various medical missions to underprivileged neighbourhoods in and around Manila and provided free medical care to those in need. After moving to Canada, Mary worked at the Toronto Memory Program, which is a specialized clinic that caters to dementia patients and runs dementia-related clinical trials.
Mary then graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine with a degree in Doctor of Naturopathy. While working at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic in her final year of naturopathic medical school, she provided general family care. Mary also treated the LGBTTTIQ community and people living with HIV at the Sherbourne Health Centre in downtown Toronto.
Mary integrates the best of both worlds through her thorough knowledge of conventional Western medicine and naturopathic medicine. She provides primary health care for patients of all ages and works closely with other health professionals such as medical doctors, chiropractors, osteopaths, physiotherapists, psychologists, and nutritionists to provide the best in team-based naturopathic medical care.
When not busy in the clinic, Mary enjoys reading mystery and science fiction novels, spending time in nature, meditating, doing yoga, watching movies and spending precious time with her family.