WHAT IS A NATUROPATHIC DOCTOR?
Naturopathic Doctors are primary care providers. They work with patients towards the resolution of acute and chronic illnesses; paying particular attention to the root cause of the illness and the prevention of future disease.
Your Natural Choice Medical Clinic Naturopathic Doctor will strive to work with your medical doctor and other health practitioners, as part of your integrative healthcare team.
Naturopathic medicine is a system of primary health care that combines modern scientific knowledge with traditional, natural forms of medicine.
Treating both acute and chronic conditions, Dr. Eleveld, Dr. Duncan, Dr. Gasinski and Dr. Gair of Natural Choice Medical Clinic in Guelph, choose naturopathic treatments based on the individual patient – his or her physiological, structural, psychological, social, spiritual, environmental and lifestyle factors.
Naturopathic therapies include:
These therapies can be used on their own or in conjunction with conventional medical treatments.
In addition to acting as primary care practitioners, the naturopathic doctors of Natural Choice Medical Clinic practice according to the following areas of focus:
Visit our Conditions Treated by Naturopathic Medicine page to see more information regarding your specific health concerns.
At this time, naturopathic medicine is not covered by OHIP. However, naturopathic care is covered by many extended health insurance plans. At Natural Choice Medical Clinic- Guelph, we offer convenient, direct billing for several insurance providers. Please contact our receptionist and/or your insurance provider to determine whether you have naturopathic care coverage.