The Physician and Staff of Opti-Balance
We help people find solutions for life.
Dr. Tara Macart ND
Dr. Macart attended the University of Victoria (UVIC) to achieve a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She then went on to the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) to become a naturopathic physician.
Dr. Macart continues her education by staying abreast of cutting edge therapies that distinguish her practice. Her advanced training includes: chelation therapy, mesotherapy, prolotherapy, orthomolecular medicine, advanced IV therapy, platelet rich plasma therapy, facial rejuvenation, facial acupuncture, bio oxidative medicine, dermal fillers and more.
Dr. Macart is a full practicing member of the College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia (CNPBC) and the British Columbia Naturopathic Association (BCNA) and Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND).
Find out more about how the doctor thinks through reading some of her many articles that were published over the years in her column Medicine 101.
With 20 years of experience as a naturopathic physician, one of Dr. Macart’s goals is to bring naturopathic medicine mainstream. It is for everyone. Recovery is possible and natural methods are safe and effective. An improved you awaits the exploration of the healing power of nature.
Jonathan Macart BA CCTT
Business Manager / Treatment Coordinator
Jonathan and the doctor met at UVIC where Jonathan graduated with a degree in psychology and sociology. Their romance took them to Toronto and back. Here, they put down roots to have a family.
Jonathan’s love of people and naturopathic medicine keeps his thumb on the pulse of innovative ways to make health approachable, affordable and worthwhile. He is happy to assist you on your path towards an amazing you.
Technical Manager / Communications
As our technical manager he know about electricity and technology which make the world go round.
Sean hails from Tibet and the Himalayas and can often be found saying
” Ain’t no mountain high enough,
“Ain’t not valley low enough to keep me away from you.
Love blossomed between Sean and Candice after several months of his dedicated stalking…
Office Manager / Communications
Candice grew up in Borneo where she ran a rescue mission for orangutans displaced by mismanagement of the forest. As a trained horticultural engineer, Candice can often be found swinging on the vines in the orangs enclosure with them. Her love for communications both verbal and non comes from years of attempting to talk to the animals!