Meet Dr. lucas macmillan , ND
Lucas enjoys discussing health and treatment options with his patients, and genuinely looks forward to teaching others about health, medicine, and methods to improve one’s health and wellbeing outside of the doctor’s office. He believes that understanding is a key component of improving one’s health, and he strives to educate each patient in a positive and meaningful way.
He has written various articles covering topics including chronic pain approaches, the professional training of naturopathic doctors, research on medicinal uses of curcumin, indications and uses of prolotherapy and platelet rich plasma (PRP), and others. He has written articles for Sportswave broadcasting, Sherbrrook Record, and Snowshoe Magazine. He was featured numerous times on the Shaw TV show & “Run with It” during the “Doctor’s Corner” segment wherein he discussed common pain syndromes and related treatments, injury prevention, intravenous (IV) nutrient applications, and regenerative injection therapies. He has been interviewed on podcasts including “21st century pain solutions” with Dr. Wayne Phimister, MD, and “Run with It” with Christine Blanchette.
Dr. MacMillan also has a passion for sports, and has been training in various martial arts since age 14 – he is currently focusing on Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He enjoys hiking with his wife and daughter, walking through various trails in and around Greater Vancouver, as well as casually playing volleyball and other sports with friends