Naturopathic Medicine combines modern medicine with evidence-based treatments such as nutrition, lifestyle counselling, acupuncture, botanical medicine and physical modalities.
What to expect at the first visit
After completing a comprehensive health history and physical examination, Naturopathic Doctors at Port Hope Health Centre will provide you with a diagnosis, treatment plan, and preventative care plan tailored to your ailment/condition and your lifestyle. Various forms of treatment can often begin on the first visit.
Common conditions treated
Naturopathic doctors treat a wide variety of ailments and diseases. Listed below are some of the most common conditions our Naturopathic Doctors manage regularly:
- Nutritional Deficiencies
- Digestive Disorders
- Seasonal and Chronic Allergies
- Food and Chemical Sensitivities
- Hormone Imbalances
- Stress Related Conditions
- Chronic Fatigue
- ADHD (Adult and Childhood)
- Skin Conditions
If your condition is not listed, contact us or our Naturopathic Doctor directly to see how we can help you. We can always book a meet and greet complimentary visit to see if your concern can be treated by our Naturopaths.
How do Naturopaths treat injuries / conditions?
The Naturopathic philosophy is to stimulate the healing power of the body and treat the underlying cause of disease, not just the symptoms.
Naturopaths at Port Hope Health Centre are highly trained and able to provide a variety of treatment options to better serve you. Combinations of various treatments are often prescribed to maximize health benefits.
In addition to Nutritional and Lifestyle changes, Naturopathic therapies can include Botanical Medicine, Homeopathy, Naturopathic Manipulation and Traditional Asian Medicine/Acupuncture.
Doctors of Naturopathic Medicine at Port Hope Health Centre specialize in the treatment of both acute and chronic conditions. Treatment plans are specifically prescribed to each individual and are based on each patient’s physiological, structural, psychological, social, spiritual, environmental, and lifestyle factors/needs.
Our team-based approach
When you see one of our Naturopathic Doctors, you are also gaining the knowledge of our Medical Doctors, Physiotherapists, and Chiropractors. We work as a team to bring you the best care possible. At Port Hope Health Centre, we openly refer to and co-manage patients with our colleagues in order to maximize the accuracy of the diagnosis and effectiveness of treatment and rehabilitation.