What is Naturopathic Medicine?
Naturopathic medicine is the treatment and prevention of disease with the use of natural therapies, and it views the body as a dynamic organism capable of healing itself when given the proper environment. Natural medicines such as herbs, foods, vitamins, minerals, and homeopathics are used to encourage the body’s natural healing abilities. Proven non-toxic natural therapies along with twenty-first century technology are incorporated for a balanced approach to health care.
Is Naturopathic Medicine new?
Naturopathic Medicine has been practiced in the U.S. as a credible form of health care for over 100 years.
The philosophy and therapies were brought from Europe where they were practiced for centuries.
Today, naturopathic medicine incorporates the healing wisdom of many cultures along with the latest advances in medical technology and research.
What can a Naturopathic Medical Doctor do for you?
Dr. Cole’s job is to help you get well! Because we are all individuals, the causes of ill health can vary with each person. Treatments, therapies, and natural remedies are carefully applied utilizing complete laboratory testing and diagnostic imaging when appropriate.
A naturopathic doctor is a facilitator for your health. After your consultation and a thorough evaluation, Dr. Cole will discuss the nature of your problem and the rationale behind your treatment. With doctor and patient working as a team, you are educated, motivated, and empowered to take responsibility for your healing.
Naturopathic Medicine is often the last stop for people on their quest for health. Nowhere in the medical field can you can find such a comprehensive approach to health care. Service, time, thoroughness and quality care are key words to describe your experience in Dr. Cole’s office.