Tom van Wunnik is one of the co-founding and technical directors at Max Biocare. He has been involved in Research and Development in natural formulations since Max Biocare was established in 2000.
Tom is also a qualified Naturopath with over five decades of experience within the natural health industry. His passion for natural medicine began in 1968 when he opened his first clinic in Melbourne specialising in in Natural Therapies, Nutrition, Iridology, Remedial Therapies and Massage. Tom has been a member of Australian Natural Therapist Association (ANTA) since 1968.
Most recently, Tom has continued to practice as a Natural Therapist in a clinical setting, keeping in contact with current health issues. He values the importance of innovation and formulates new health products to suit the needs of the community. Tom is passionate about expanding his professional knowledge and keeps up to date with industry changes and latest scientific research through the attendance of conferences and seminars.
Tom’s strengths involve a holistic approach to healthcare, using scientific diagnostic testing methods and looking beyond a patient’s immediate symptoms. He is committed to addressing the root cause of the ailment and other potential contributing factors that may trigger it. Tom combines his decades of experience in traditional naturopathic knowledge with evidence-based scientific research and provides comprehensive educational explanations to patients during his consultations.
In addition to general health and well-being areas, Tom has a particular interest in:
- Fatigue and stress related ailments
- Digestive and gut complications
- Male and female fertility
- Brain and heart health
- Pregnancy and breastfeeding