Naturopathic medicine is a complementary and alternative form of medicine, combining the art and science of healing through the power of nature. The main differences between Naturopathic and Conventional medicine are Naturopathic Medicine focusses on treating the root cause with individualized treatments and teaches patients the principles of healthy living and preventative medicine.
Your Naturopathic Doctors, Dr. Caralei Peters ND and Dr. Jiselle Griffith ND, are trained to use safe and gentle natural therapies including: Nutrition Counseling, Supplements, Herbal Medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) & Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Hydrotherapy (i.e., water therapy), Lifestyle Counseling, and Gentle Hands-on Techniques (i.e., Bowen and Massage Therapy) to treat joints and muscles.
Examples of Common Conditions treated by Naturopathic Medicine include:
- Gastro-intestinal complaints, including food intolerances
- Hormone balancing
- Pre-conception, pregnancy and post-partum care
- Colds and flus
- Children’s health
- Skin conditions
- Sports injuries
- Anxiety and Depression
- Cancer treatments
- Autoimmune conditions
Your initial naturopathic consultation is an hour and a half, where you are given the opportunity to discuss all of your health concerns. Your naturopathic doctor will diagnose and treat your condition(s) using their clinical and laboratory diagnostic skills. Book a free 15 minute consultation to determine whether naturopathic medicine is right for you.