NDs can help treat a variety of conditions. Some of my areas of interest include:
PMS, painful periods, menopause, thyroid
General health concerns:
Fatigue, sleep, stress, prevention
Mental health conditions
Chronic pain and Prolotherapy
Shoulder pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis/golfer’s elbow, knee pain, chronic ankle sprains, bunions and more
High blood pressure, high cholesterol, angina
Bloating, constipation, diarrhea, IBS, heart burn
Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, crohn’s, colitis, rheumatoid arthritis, etc.
Colds, ear infections, injuries
Stress, sleep, exercise
Specific to your health concerns
Using teas and tinctures
At this time I am not able to perform injections on spines. I am able to treat: Wrists, elbows, shoulders, hips, knees, and ankles.
Naturopathic doctors recognize that sometimes medications are necessary and have the right to prescribe many of them.
Labs and Injections
Prolotherapy is an injection technique which helps to support the healing of ligaments, tendons, and cartilage. To learn more about this therapy take a look at my blog post which gets into more detail about how it works.
Naturopathic doctors use a variety of testing methods to help patients. Some of the more commonly used one include:
CBC with differential
Thyroid testing (TSH, T3, T4, antibodies)
Liver and kidney function tests
Markers of inflammation (CRP, ESR)
Hormones (Estrogen, testosterone)
Food sensitivity testing (Blood test)
SIBO breath test
Female and male hormone testing (Saliva or dried urine)
Cortisol testing (Saliva)
IV therapy allow vitamins and minerals to be infused directly into the blood stream without worrying if the body is absorbing them or not.
Alternatively vitamin B12 injections can be given on their own for a quick and easy boost in energy