Dr Robyn Murphy Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine & Lifestyle Genetics Advisor


Dr. Murphy graduated with a Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) in Toronto, and holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Alberta. She has advanced training and certifications in lifestyle genetics, functional gastroenterology, hormone therapy (BHRT), biological medicine and advanced medical herbalism. Since the inception of her medical career, Dr. Murphy has worked alongside medical geneticists to co-develop lifestyle genetic panels for clinical application. She is the Scientific Advisor for DNA Labs Canada, co-founder of The IBS Academy and past Clinical Research Advisor for AOR. Dr. Murphy has multiple publications in medical journals, speaks regularly at medical conferences and is a frequently featured guest on numerous podcasts.

Dr. Robyn Murphy is a public speaker, who is immensely passionate about educating both healthcare professionals and the public about integrative medicine. She brings this passion into her practice using a functional medicine approach. Dr. Murphy integrates advanced testing and thorough assessments to personalize individual treatment plans to uncover and address the underlying facets of disease. Dr. Murphy collaborates with patients to optimize their digestion, brain and hormones to help them feel their best and to reach their peak performance allowing them to excel in both their work and home environments. She is a strong believer in working with a team of integrated practitioners, using a holistic approach to address physiological, neurological, emotional, and structural components of the body, and to provide the best care to patients.

Dr. Murphy is licensed through the College of Naturopaths of Ontario (CONO).

The Role of Iodine Deficiency and Subsequent Repletion in Autoimmune Thyroid Disease and Thyroid Cancer
The effect of BCMO1 genetic polymorphisms on conversion of β-carotene to retinol and association to poor oocyte maturation
Applying Functional Medicine Using A Novel Plant-based Source of Essential Fatty Acids in the Treatment of Migraines Headaches
Treating Multiple Pain Syndromes: A Case Series Using a Functional Medicine Model

Sporting Background: Cycling, running, soccer
Interests: Genetics, travel, photography, scuba diving, skiing, construction, connecting with friends and family
Passionate About: Learning about various topics (health, technology, new skills), educating others
Favourite Quote: “It is not the destination but the journey”.