Naturopathic Consultations

 

What does a naturopath do?

A naturopath has been trained in herbal medicine and nutrition, clinical medicine and techniques to help you achieve wellness. We look at the overall person’s health- linking all areas of health together to give you a greater sense of wellbeing. We may use foods, diet and nutrition to help heal the body, alongside herbal medicines (both in tablets or liquid forms) and also vitamin/mineral supplements.

What can Naturopathy/Nutritional Medicine help with?

Naturopathy may assist with many health conditions as well as with general wellbeing including:

  • Immunity – colds and flu, viral conditions, post-viral recovery, hayfever, allergies, coughs
  • Women’s health – premenstrual syndrome, peri-menopause, reproductive health, maximising your fertility, hormonal imbalance
  • Energy and adrenal health
  • Thyroid health
  • Digestive function – Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), bloating, cramps, constipation, diarrhoea, ulcers, reflux, food sensitivity programs, liver health
  • Children’s health – immunity, ADHD, digestive health, eczema
  • Anxiety and Depression management

Standard Naturopathic health screening tool – 1-hour consultation includes:

  • Your full medical history
  • Discussions about presenting condition and desired outcomes
  • Discussion of any pathology testing required or a review of pathology results
  • Blood pressure reading (adults)
  • Nail and tongue diagnosis
  • Zinc tally testing
  • Health screening tool (blood)
  • Dietary assessment and food coaching
  • Referral for additional medical tests if appropriate
  • Treatment plan and prescription of recommended supplements/herbs

In clinic new patient appointments $125

Telehealth (online or phone) new patient appointments $105

 

Follow up Naturopath consultation

  • Review consultation with no screening tools 30mins $55
  • Review consultation with screening tools (either blood screening tool or body composition) 30mins: $69

Extra costs: you may be prescribed some practitioner only supplements or herbal medicines. These all vary in price. You may also need further pathology or functional testing which is an extra non-Medicare-covered expense.

Telehealth consultations are available.

Other services

  • Herbal medicine mixtures
  • Metagenics, BioMedica, Mediherb and assorted quality supplements with prescription
  • Shake It weight loss program
  • Detox program
  • Information on various diets
    For example, FODMAPS, gluten-free, paleo, dairy-free
  • Food Intolerance testing is available with same-day results on Wednesdays, Thursday and Friday

Please note our cancellation policy: Consultations require 24 hours notice of cancellation, failure to do so may result in a 50% fee charge.