Dr. Mélanie Robinson is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor. She graduated from the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine where she was awarded the Clinical Excellence Award upon graduation. She completed her undergraduate degree in Bilingual Biological Sciences at the University of Alberta (Campus Saint-Jean).
Dr. Robinson is licensed through the College of Naturopathic Doctors of Alberta (CNDA) as well as being a member of the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND) and the Alberta Association of Naturopathic Doctors (AAND). Besides her Naturopathic Medical education, she also has additional training in Prolotherapy, Neural therapy, IV therapy, and Chelation therapy.
Throughout her education, Dr. Robinson has traveled to numerous countries where she had the opportunity to expand her medical knowledge. She volunteered in a medical brigade for Natural Doctors International (NDI) in Nicaragua where she participated in treating local patients and learned about international health care.
Dr. Robinson has a passion for the mind/body connection and empowers her patients on reaching optimal health using gentle and evidence-based treatment. She educates her patients to improve their health using dietary and lifestyle counseling, homeopathy, clinical nutrition, traditional Chinese medicine, botanical medicine, injection therapies, and acupuncture.
Dr. Robinson believes in individualized treatment and will assist one’s journey to overcome obstacles to healing. She has a special focus on women’s health, pediatrics, digestive disorders, autoimmune disorders, asthma, and hormonal health. She is fluent in both French and English.
In the Fall of 2012, Dr. Robinson was selected as one of Edmontonians Magazine’s “Sizzling Twenty under 30”.
Dr. Robinson is a best-selling published co-author in the “BlueTalks” book series volume 2 and volume 4. She shares her journey of overcoming postpartum depression and anxiety (volume 2). In volume 4, she describes her inspiration for becoming a Naturopathic Doctor. You can also listen to Dr. Robinson as a guest speaker on various podcasts.
In her spare time, Dr. Robinson enjoys spending time with her family (especially her little boy, who keeps her busy!), cooking, outdoor activities, and discovering new places.