Naturopathic medicine plays an important role in integrative health care, and treatments can be used on their own or together with conventional medicine.
As a distinct system of healthcare, naturopathic medicine focusing on the root causes of illness. Naturopathic medicine health using treatments and prevention techniques that include acupuncture, botanical (herbal) medicine, intravenous nutrient therapy, clinical nutrition, and lifestyle counseling. Naturopathic medicine is for people of all ages and health histories who want to take their health into their own hands.
NDs are healthcare providers and are qualified to see and treat everyone, though some NDs specialize in specific areas, such as pediatrics, geriatrics, cancer care, sports medicine, digestive health, pain management, etc.
Naturopathic doctors manage a variety of conditions, including but not limited to:
- Digestive Health
- Chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia
- Pain Management
- Hormonal Imbalances
- Weight Management
- Cardiovascular disease and risk factors including high cholesterol and blood pressure