Dr. Michelle van der Westhuizen

Functional Medicine Physician

About Dr. Michelle

One of Dr. Michelle’s greatest passions in life is to help people help themselves. She understands that your current health tells a story and that when you have symptoms of disease, your body is already out of balance. She believes that we should not have to settle for anything other than our most vital self and that her job is to figure out how to put you back on track.

Certifications & Affiliations

  • MBChB, University of Cape Town, South Africa, 2009
  • LMCC (Licensure Medical Council of Canada), 2015/2016
  • ACAM (Advanced Chelation Therapy), 2016
  • Reversing Cognitive Decline Certified Practitioner (IFM), 2016
    IFMCP (Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner), 2017
  • Pediatric Functional Medicine Certification (IFM), 2017
  • ABAARM (American Board of Anti-Aging / Regenerative Medicine ) A4M/MMI, 2017
  • CCFP (Certification in Family Practice Canada), 2018
  • Ozone Certified Practitioner (Frank Shallenberger), 2018
  • FAAMFM (Fellowship in Anti-Aging, Metabolic and Functional Medicine) A4M/MMI, 2019
  • CIRS (Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome) Intensive Part A & B A4M/MMI, 2020
  • CIRS Proficiency Partners Diplomate, 2020


Functional Medicine