ABOUT DR. JESS WHELAN
Dr. Whelan is the only Naturopathic Doctor in Banff and she’s no stranger to the Bow Valley. After visiting her grandparents in Canmore over the past 20 years, she’s finally come home to live and practice in a place that’s close to her heart.
She was a competitive diver for 10 years and competed nationally in Canada. She achieved an athletic scholarship to the University of Maryland.
She became Dr. Whelan after she completed the rigorous four year Naturopathic Medical Program at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto.
She completed her internship in two clinics in Toronto, one of them a free clinic addressing the needs of patients with a lower socioeconomic status.
She was selected to complete an externship in Zhongfang, China, where she was able to gain a greater understanding of Traditional Chinese Medicine and incorporate it into her naturopathic practice.
She has an interest in women’s health, gut health and amplifying your health.
Compiling her love of sport, health, and wellness she is ready to bring it all to Back At It.