Dr. Arjuna Veeravagu is a naturopathic physician, registered acupuncturist and founder of Sage Clinic who has been in clinical practice for the past 16 years. He graduated from the National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland, Oregon in 2002 with a dual degree in naturopathic and classical Chinese medicine.
Dr. Veeravagu’s practice combines herbal medicine, clinical nutrition, acupuncture, fitness consulting and lifestyle counseling to address the root causes of illness and disease. He has a general naturopathic practice with a focus on complex internal medicine cases. Some of the more common underlying causes he has researched extensively and treats often are:
Low Thyroid Function
Adrenal Exhaustion and Stress-Induced Illness
Male and Female Hormone Imbalances
Celiac Disease, Gluten Sensitivity and Food Allergies
Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth
Chronic Digestive Disorders
Dr. Veeravagu writes a regular health column for the Choices Market newsletter and has lectured on many natural health topics for Choices, UBC, The Wellness Show, Inspire Health, LifeSpeak and several other organizations. He is currently available for speaking engagements.
A native of New York, Dr. Veeravagu completed his undergraduate degree in genetics at Tufts University in Boston. His next stop was the University of California at Berkeley where he was a visiting researcher in the nutritional biochemistry department. While living in the Bay Area he experienced health challenges that led him to naturopathic medicine, which guided him to a full recovery and restoration of optimal health. He co-founded Sage Clinic in Vancouver in 2002.
Dr. Veeravagu has many personal interests including travelling, soccer, tennis, snowboarding, drumming, guitar, yoga, meditation and Jungian psychology.
Dr. Veeravagu is available Mondays and Tuesdays. He may be contacted at Sage Clinic at (604) 697-0397 or firstname.lastname@example.org.