Laboratory testing is a critical component for individual healthcare. Testing requisitioned by a Naturopathic Doctor in Ontario is covered by most health benefits. A consult with Dr. Tanya Manikkam ND must take place before any testing is requisitioned.

Here is a list a commonly ordered tests. If you are looking for a specific test which is not on the list, please contact us at info@ottawanaturopath.com

  • General Routine Blood Work
    • Blood Sugar Levels
    • Kidney Function
    • Liver Function
    • Adrenal Function (Cortisol and DHEA)
    • Sex Hormones (Estrogen, Progesterone, Testosterone)
    • Inflammation Markers (hsCRP, ESR, CRP)
    • Vitamin and Minerals (B12, Ferritin, Potassium, Sodium, Chloride, Vitamin D, Magnesium)
    • Autoimmune Markers (ANA, Anti-ENA, Anti-TPO, Anti-Thyroglobulin, Rheumatoid Factor, Lupus Antibodies, Scleroderma Antibodies)
    • Cholesterol Levels
    • Thyroid Function (TSH, Free T3, Free T4, Reverse T3)
  • Salivary or Urinary Hormone Makers
    • Estrogen, Progesterone, Melatonin, Testosterone, Cortisol Curve, DHEA
    • Comprehensive Hormone Insight by Rocky Mountain (CHI)
    • Dried Urine Test for Comprehensive Hormones (DUTCH)
  • Hair Analysis
    • Heavy Metals
  • Urinary Organic Acids
    • Gut Bacteria
    • Mitochondrial Activity
    • Neurotransmitter Levels (serotonin, dopamine, norepinephrine)
    • Fat metabolism
    • Vitamin Deficiencies (B6, B12, CoQ10, Biotin etc.)
    • Methylation
    • Glutathione Pathways
    • Amino Acid Metabolism
    • Oxalate Metabolism
  • Chronic Infections
    • Lyme Disease
    • Mold Toxicity*
    • Chronic Infections*

*some tests cannot be ordered by Naturopathic Doctors in Ontario. Our team will help you order these tests yourself if needed.