Our general approach to your care includes a: * safe space for you to discuss your concerns * collaborative relationship between you and your provider * collaborative/ referral relationship with other providers and specialists * high level of patient responsibility * common sense, lowest force intervention approach to your set of symptoms * caring, compassionate listening at every step along your path to optimal wellness * education about treatment and approach options * complete respect for YOUR health care choices
First office visits are 60-90 minutes and include: * warm welcome and brief introduction to the clinic including review of office hours and on-call/after hours availability * thorough intake of what brings you in to the clinic today * review of pharmaceuticals and supplements you are taking * discussion of diet and lifestyle approaches * review of health intake form and previous lab-work * pertinent physical examination * brief informative session on how we analyze and approach your case * formulation of a treatment plan tailored to YOUR individual needs
Return office visits are 30-45 minutes and include: * thorough intake of what brings you into the clinic today * review of changes in health since previous visit * pertinent physical examination * formulation of a new treatment plan that will assist you in taking further steps toward achieving optimal wellness
Generally, new naturopathic patients have return office visits every 4-6 weeks or as needed based on your health care goals. 60 minute visits will be scheduled for routine physical, gynecological, and well-child examinations.