,PRINCIPALS OF NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE
My goal as your Naturopathic doctor is to establish a well-being plan that is effective and sufficient while avoiding any possible harmful effects. We utilize methods and medicinal substances which minimize side effects to ensure safety throughout your therapy.
Naturopathic medicine recognizes an inherent self-healing process in individuals. We act to identify and remove obstacles to healing and recovery, and to facilitate and augment this inherent self healing process,
Is based on seeking and removing the underlying cause of the illness, as opposed to suppressing the symptoms. The ultimate goal is to discover the root cause of the condition and thereafter strengthen and restore the bodily functions to help rid your system of harmful elements.
In our practice, we take all factors (physical, mental, emotional, environmental, genetic, etc.) into account when treating the individual. Since total health also includes spiritual health, individuals are encouraged to pursue their personal spiritual development. Good health, illnesses and syndromes are conditions of the entire organism and its surroundings.
Our primary goal is to educate patients and encourage them to take responsibility of their own health. In this principal, the doctor-patient relationship is created with great emphasis on communication, confidence, integrity and respect.
Prevention is the best therapeutic form of treatment seems to be the principal that is most difficult for patients to uphold. The
fundamental overall outcome of all healthcare systems should be on prevention of disease; this principal is geared to accomplish that.
HEALTH BRINGS PEACE OF MIND
There are six PRINCIPALS that make NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE differ from other medical approaches. The following principals maintain the PRACTICE'S focus ontherapeutic natural approaches with a strong emphasis on disease prevention and optimizing wellness.