If you aren’t feeling your best but can’t seem to put your finger on the reason why, you may be among the many people accepting life at a sub-standard level of health.
Your health and your life definitely does not have to be that way. Naturopathy can help remove the obstacles that stand between you and optimum health
What is naturopathy?
Naturopathy is more than just supplements! It is a holistic system of healing that incorporates a range of treatments and natural therapies, with the underlying belief that your body is able to fight infection and disease itself, given the right support. Naturopathy assists one to restore the equilibrium of the body, allowing the immune system to better defend against infection and disease. Food is used as medicine along with specific herbal remedies that help the healing process.
What we use in naturopathy to help you?
- Nutrition – food is medicine. It contains all the nutrients and minerals that are required for good health. Together, we look at your daily diet and work tweak it to suit you and your body. We don’t eliminate, we substitute… so you are still left with real food to eat!
- Herbal medicine – we prepare plant based tonics that contain natural constituents and compounds which can biologically remedy a variety of illnesses. These are not always required but they can really help the healing process for some people.
- Manual therapy – releases built up tension and stored negative emotions to treat both physical and emotional disorders.
- Homeopathy – the practice of treating like with like in diluted remedy form.
- Nutritional supplements – we aim to use the least amount of supplements as possible. Not using supplements is great! Although, sometimes they may be needed to give a helping hand. Especially useful when immunity is compromised by illness.
What can I expect during my first consultation?
- Your first consultation will take approximately one hour.
- We extensively investigate your health.
- Our approach allows us to thoroughly gain a clinical picture of you and your history and gain insight into your condition.
- We devise the most appropriate treatment plan for you.
- We regularly communicate with your other healthcare providers allowing a multi-dimensional approach to your care optimizing your health and wellbeing.
- Iridology (looking at the eye)
- Tongue diagnosis
- Fingernail diagnosis
Which conditions does naturopathy best treat?
Everything related to health.
- hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism
- respiratory problems
- chronic fatigue syndrome
- depression and emotional problems
- digestive problems
- menstrual and menopausal problems
- skin conditions
Which conditions can’t we help?
There are various illnesses which aren’t treated by naturopaths
Cancer. We do not cure cancer. However, along with your specialist care, we can assist in the health of the body to provide an optimal environment in the body to battle the disease.
How much does it cost?
We hear the word. Seeing a naturopath empties your wallet.
That is not how we practice.
Our aim is to get you the best care for the least cost. That is why we use food as medicine as our first go to…. you have to buy food every week… so why not buy what is best for your health!
The cost is different for everyone, depending on your condition, your needs and how we decide to get your health back. If you’re concerned, please feel free to chat to one of our naturopaths.
Think naturopathy may help you?
To book a naturopathy appointment in Chelsea Heights, you can book online or you can call us on (03) 9773 8085 .
If you have any questions, please feel free to ask us! We are here to help 🙂
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