Dr. Joe Klassen
Dr. Klassen is a graduate of the Bastyr University of Naturopathic Medicine in Seattle, WA. He is a board member of the College of Naturopathic Doctors of Alberta, the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors, International Association of Colon Hydrotherapists and the American Academy for the Advancement of Medicine. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Saskatchewan and worked in marketing and finance before making a radical change to the world of medicine, which broadened his perspective on health challenges in our community and in relating to patients. Dr. Klassen has a special interest in the naturopathic principle of Docere or Doctor as Teacher. Accordingly, he teaches anatomy and physiology, cellular biology and pathology at the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition; hosts public seminars on preconception, fertility, stress and children’s health; and provides wellness consulting and health education for corporations and various community organizations.