What is Naturopathy?
Naturopathic Physicians are trained to be primary care doctors however many naturopathic physicians are consulted when patients are seeking a different approach or suffer from a chronic condition. Naturopathic medicine emphasizes prevention and the self-healing process through the use of healthy living and natural therapies, blending centuries-old knowledge and a philosophy that nature is the most effective healer with current research on health and human systems. Your naturopathic physician will addresses the root cause of illness and disease. She combines evidence-based medicine with natural therapies and techniques to diagnose and treat acute and chronic health conditions. One of the main goals of Naturopathic Medicine is to treat the whole person through diet, nutrition and exercise with the goal of sustaining good health and preventing illness.