Sarah Tanner, ND

Sarah Tanner, ND

Naturopathic Doctor

Sarah Tanner, ND is a licensed naturopathic doctor who owns and operates Natural Choices Health Care, located in Bedford. She graduated from The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) in Toronto, Ontario and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She is a member of the Nova Scotia Association of Naturopathic Doctors as well as the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors.

Sarah Tanner, ND uses many different methods of treatment depending on the client and the concern. She tries to get to the bottom of the concern and works with her clients to achieve that goal. The more detail the better!

Sarah Tanner, ND is a licensed Bowen Therapist. She uses Bowen mainly to treat musculoskeletal conditions and promote detoxification. she has a diverse practice with clients of all ages but specializes in digestion, food intolerances, autoimmune conditions, pediatrics and women’s health.

Sarah Tanner, ND is the instructor for Introduction to Research Methods at the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy. She is entering her tenth year in this position. She is also a Pathfinder leader with Girl Guides of Canada and enjoys camping. She lives in Halifax with her husband Mike, son Jack and daughter Olive.

Reception Hours

Practioners often see patients outside of these hours. Please call for details. 

Monday 10:30am-2:00pm

Tuesday 10:30am-6:00pm

Wednesday 10:30am-5:30pm

Thursday 11:00am-6:00pm

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Blog

Things I Am Supposed To Love

Anyone who knows me well knows that I do not conform to trends. I like what I like and it often takes me a long time to pick up a trend (especially if it is technology). This isn’t the same in practice, I love to research and stay on top of the latest things. But in...

Skin

Your skin is your largest organ. It is also one of your main modes of detoxification along with the liver, kidneys and lymphatic system. Is it any wonder that we are always struggling for clear, healthy skin? Many suffer with acne, eczema, psoriasis and rosacea. Many...

Superfoods?

A superfood is actually a marketing name for foods with extra health benefits. Most of the time these foods are high in antioxidants. Antioxidants help to bind toxins in the body and get rid of them more effectively than if the body was just trying to do it alone....

Travel Prep

I bet  by now you are just about ready to be done with winter! If you are lucky, you’ve booked a trip down South and are getting ready to go. The last thing you want to happen is to get sick while you are there. Or to pick up a parasite that travels back with you and...

Zero Waste Living

There is a huge zero waste movement happening right now. The Tare Shop, on Cornwallis St just opened. It is Nova Scotia’s first zero waste store. As a Naturopathic Doctor who loves the environment, the concept of zero waste makes sense to me. I just didn’t realize how...

Gift Experiences

In keeping with my zero waste desires in a previous blog post, I decided to make a gift giving list that was only experiences. We’ll be doing some of these for our family, but will still be giving physical gifts as well, if they are the right fit. I’ve never been...

Zero Waste Travel

I hope you enjoyed my blog on our trip to Newfoundland. I often bring my own food when I travel but am not always prepared to use as little waste as possible. This time I decided to make a conscious effort to make less waste. For this trip we traveled by ferry and...

Eating In Newfoundland

If you follow me on Instagram, you will have seen the pictures I posted while in Newfoundland in September. Before I left, everyone told me how hard it would be to eat healthy in Newfoundland so I was terrified! It turned out that with some prep and hidden gems we...

Move Yourself This Summer

Our weather has turned warmer, the days are longer and those of us who use walking as our form of exercise have started doing it in earnest. Now is the time to establish the habit of movement every day, it becomes easier to continue it in the fall and winter. Walking...

Tools For Everyday Detoxification

Spring is the season where everything starts anew. Our days are longer and we want to shake off the winter blues. Spring cleaning is a well known term and typically refers to cleaning out our closets, basements and garages. It is also the best time of year to clean...