Photorejuvenation and high frequency electromagnetic treatments

Certification in Photorejuvenation and high frequency electromagnetic treatments authorizes a registrant to apply of photorejuvenation and high frequency electromagnetic treatments to exfoliate the dermis, with variable depths of penetration, for aesthetic purposes.

Devices used for these procedures must have an active medical device licence from Health Canada (search Health Canada’s Medical Devices Active Licence Listing by “Device name”).

Naturopathic physicians who provide photorejuvenation and high frequency electromagnetic treatments are required to complete CNPBC approved education and training prior to performing such procedures, including certification in Prescriptive Authority, and to maintain currency in the practice.

Certification requirements

In order to apply for certification in Photorejuvenation and high frequency electromagnetic treatments, naturopathic physicians must:

  1. Have the status of full registrant under s. 46 of the CNPBC Bylaws;
  2. Possess a current qualification in NCLS or ACLS; and
  3. Have satisfied the training requirements for this certification.

Registrants may take any of the following courses to satisfy the training requirements for this certification:

– Canadian Society of Skin Medicine, Dr. Henry Ngai, MD and Dr. Moon-Sang Choi, ND: Module 3 Photo Rejuvenation & Electromagnetic Therapies for Naturopathic Physicians