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Treating the whole you...  Naturally.

Are you ready to feel better?  We are here to help each step of the way!  With a focus on disease prevention, patient education and natural treatments, we will put together a plan to get you feeling like YOU again.

Meet Dr. Crista MacDonald-Werby, ND

Naturopathic Doctor

Dr. Crista MacDonald-Werby, BHSc., ND, was born and raised in Woodstock, Ontario. She earned her Bachelor of Health Sciences degree at the University of Western Ontario and then a four-year, professional program in Naturopathic Medicine at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto. This included a one year internship at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic, as well as an internship at Anishnawbe Health Toronto. She is a member in good standing with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario and has passed the Therapeutic Prescribing exam.  Dr. Crista MacDonald-Werby, ND is a member of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND), the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND) and a registrant of the College of Naturopaths of Ontario (CONO).

Crista enjoys being involved in the community and doing volunteer work.  Her efforts include running a workshop in the Dominican Republic where she taught women, men and children who were HIV-positive how to improve their health using diet, local plants, exercise and lifestyle. She also has taught at Fanshawe College, spoken at various events across Oxford County and has led corporate wellness workshops and programs at industries across Ontario.  In 2006, Dr. MacDonald-Werby, ND opened MacDonald Naturopathic.

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Meet Dr. Crista, ND
Our Services

We Offer:

  • Individualized health assessments, comprehensive health plans and follow-up care

  • Annual physical examinations and Well-Child check-ups

  • All health concerns are welcome... Women’s Health, Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Fatigue, Digestive Health, Chronic Pain, Weight, Migraines, Immune support, Hormones, etc.

  • Complete care for women, men & children

  • Co-operative care with your current health care provider(s)

  • On-site Botanical Compounding

  • Functional and Diagnostic Laboratory Testing

  • A selection of professional health products (of course you are free to purchase products from wherever you choose)

  • Convenient appointment times

  • In person, virtual and phone appointments available

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A Holistic Treatment Approach


Food intolerances, deficiencies, dietary imbalances or nutritional excesses will be assessed and treated.

Lifestyle Counselling

Diet, lifestyle, specific stressors, exercise, environmental toxicities and occupational hazards are an integral part of the naturopathic treatment program.

Physical Medicine

Soft tissue work, hydrotherapy, gentle electrical impulses, acupuncture, acupressure & exercise therapy may be used as part of your treatment plan.


Acupuncture is used to regulate chi and achieve balance.  It is often used for alleviating pain and tension, reducing stress, minimizing headaches and supporting fertility.

Laboratory Tesing

Laboratory testing at the local lab may be used as part of your diagnostic work up.  We have a wide range of diagnostic and screening tests available such as cholesterol, hormone and thyroid testing, IgG food sensitivity, etc.  

Herbs & Botanicals

Botanicals provide a safe & effective form of treatment for children & adults.  We offer a full dispensary of botanical tinctures that can be individually customized and prepared on-site for you

Are You Ready to Feel Better?


At MacDonald Naturopathic, our friendly staff and naturopathic doctor are here to support your needs each step of the way.  Please call our receptionist, Nancy, if you have any questions or if you would like to arrange an appointment.  Naturopathic medicine is covered by most extended health care plans and we offer direct billing.    We look forward to working with you on your journey to better health!

Your Health Starts Here

Thanks for contacting us!  We will be in touch shortly.

Contact Info




Monday 10:00 - 5:30

Tuesday 10:00 - 5:30

Thursday 10:00 - 4:00


514 Princess Street, Suite 120, Woodstock, ON


Appointments are available virtually/phone or in-person.

Please wear a mask to your appointment.  Call to reschedule your appointment if you are unwell or if you have had COVID-19 (or a close exposure) within the past 10 days.

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