IBS Treatment Doctors - Team | The Tummy Clinic

Our Team

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We start with a multidiciplinary team.

Understanding your IBS requires looking at it from various perspectives. The Tummy Clinic is a team of professionals from diverse backgrounds that will work with you to consider your IBS from all angles.

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And our expertise revolves around you.

We begin the process with our Gastroenterologists, who have shaped your treatment protocols. We bring our team to your virtual table—beginning with one of our Naturopathic Doctors, to our Nurse Practitioner, Dietitian, and Psychotherapist. Our process includes testing, on hand continued support, and stress-related tools to bridge the gap between mind-gut communication.

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Then we put together your plan.

Our team is your team. We work together to examine all of the pieces of the puzzle and formulate a unique plan that's specific to you, your experience and your ideal solution.

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And we move through your outcomes together.

We are on your team. We understand what you're going through. We will be there every step of the way to get you back to being you.

Introducing Your Team.

Dr. Jennifer Tanner

ND

Dr. Tracey Beaulne

ND, R.Ac

Dr. Rahima Hirji

ND

Dr. Talia Zenlea

MD

Dr. Ian Bookman

MD

Marina Albuquerque

NP

Erin Brodey

Dietitian

Zev Farkas

Psychotherapist

Emily Lafeber

Frequently Asked Questions

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is characterized by a variety of symptoms, including cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, gas, and diarrhea or constipation, or both. IBS is a chronic condition that you’ll need to manage long term. The cause is not well understood.

There is no definitive test to diagnose IBS. IBS is diagnosed after your doctor has reviewed your symptoms and occasionally ordered tests to rule out other conditions.

Visits at the Tummy Clinic are not covered by OHIP, however most extended healthcare plans cover many aspects of the care you will receive here, such as visits to Naturopathic Doctors, Dieticians, Social Workers or Psychotherapists. Check your benefits package or contact your insurance company for more information.