Welcome to the medical office of Veronica Waks M. D. N.D. Dr. Waks is a licensed naturopathic physician whose practice integrates primary care and family medicine, nutritional counseling, botanical medicine and stress management. She specializes in breast care and cancer co-therapy. Her Fairfield Connecticut office is located at the Norma Pfriem Breast Care Center. She has a second office in Stamford.
While specializing in complementary treatment of breast cancer, Dr. Waks also treats patients with other ailments – hypertension, diabetes, auto-immune conditions, elevated cholesterol, and obesity among others – counsels them on lifestyle choices including diet, exercise and stress management, and monitors their behaviors through recovery.
The education and awareness of patients is an important element of the treatment and few doctors can explain complex medical concepts with greater clarity than Dr. Waks. She is in demand as a public speaker, and gives frequent presentations including monthly lectures on health and medical topics at the Fairfield Public Library. She was the winner of the 2011 Legacy for Hope Award given by the Laura Hartenbaum Breast Cancer Foundation.