What is Naturopathic Medicine?
Naturopathic Medicine is a unique system of primary health care that combines western and eastern systems of diagnosis while emphasizing prevention, treatment and optimal health through natural modalities. Modern Naturopathic Medicine relies of the art and the science of practice in its holistic approach to patient care.
Originating from European Nature Cure, Naturopathic Medicine, also known as Naturopathy follows 6 principles in its approach to health and well-being.
· First, do not harm
· Identify and treat the cause
· Abide by the healing powers of nature
· Treat the whole person using individualized medicine
· Doctor as teacher
· Promote prevention
Who is Naturopathic Medicine good for?
Everyone should consider Naturopathic Medicine. Naturopathic Doctors are leading the way in the fields of Functional and Integrative systems of Medicine as it responds to root cause and chronic concerns that may not be addressed with medicine; those who want to seek a natural option in a fully informed way; those who want to combine the scientific evidence with tradition, energy and spiritual approaches to self care and long term well-being.
What should I expect at my Naturopathic Medicine appointment?
Depending upon your individual goals of care, Naturopathic Medicine appointments may include:
· Naturopathic Intake
· Diagnosis and Treatment Plan
· Root Cause Resolution
· Blood work review, second opinion
· Further diagnostics recommendations and review
· In-house testing as needed
· Chronic Disease Care
· Symptom relief and Lifestyle Counseling
· Scientific and Spiritual/Energetic Treatment Plan & Aromatherapy
Every session includes a Diet plan, Supplements, Education, Lifestyle Counseling and some Spiritual Psychology. Customized plans may also include Homeopathy, Hypnosis, Brennan body work, and further Counseling.
What other Tournesol therapies work well with Naturopathic Medicine?
Better health outcomes are achieved when all the physical, emotional and spiritual components of whole health are addressed in one place as part of an integrative team effort.
Naturopathic Medicine works well in conjunction with other treatments. Which treatments you choose will depend on your goals with your Naturopathic Medicine sessions. Many Naturopathic Medicine clients at Tournesol combine their treatments with:
Who performs Naturopathic Medicine at Tournesol and how much does it cost?
Dr. Millie Lytle
$550 for a 120-minute initial session, $400 for a 60-minute follow up