Dr. Robert Pearman is a doctor of Naturopathic Medicine and has been in practice in Edmonton since 1987. He graduated from the National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland Oregon. Before embarking on a career in Naturopathic Medicine, Dr. Pearman earned a Master of Science Degree in Biology and participated in tissue transplantation immunology research as an undergraduate.
Dr. Pearman has taught Herbology and Nutritional Assessment courses at Grant MacEwan College in the Holistic Practitioner program since 2000. He has also guest lectured in the Department of Pharmacy at the University of Alberta on the topics of Herbology and Homeopathy. In addition he was privileged to have been involved in the C.A.R.E. program in conjunction with the Stollery Children’s Hospital.
The primary focus in treatment is in using natural methods of healing and modalities that will assist the body in the healing process. Naturopathic Medicine embraces the philosophy that disease is a result of the body’s response to the environmental and lifestyle influences that have impacted its ability to heal. In his private practice Dr. Pearman uses nutritional, botanical, and homeopathic therapies to assist his patients in optimizing their health.