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Dr. Christine Kadykalo, ND

Dr. Christine Kadykalo

Dr. Christine Kadykalo


Dr. Kadykalo is a Naturopathic Doctor with almost a decade of experience. She has spent most of her career in Portland, Oregon working in a busy family medicine practice with a focus in individualized nutrition. She believes gastrointestinal health is essential to whole body health and optimal function. Dr. Kadykalo incorporates evidence-based therapies with traditional healing methods. She is also a yoga instructor which encourages the learning of peace in mind and body. When not researching and practicing medicine, Dr. Kadykalo is an avid snowboarder, surfer and hiker. She is here to support you on your journey to optimal health and living through discovery, education and empowerment.

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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 or your provincial health care system, however, most extended healthcare plans cover many aspects of the care you will receive here, such as visits to Naturopathic Doctors, Dietitians, Social Workers or Psychotherapists. Check your benefits package or contact your insurance company for more information.