Naturopathic Doctors (NDs) use an integrated approach and individualized treatments to initiate your body’s own healing strength. The result is safe, effective, and lasting treatment that strengthens your body’s resistance to disease.
The focus of NDs is treating the whole person and is not focused solely on symptom relief. Symptoms you experience are your body’s way of telling you that something is out of balance and needs attention. Naturopathic Medicine attempts not only to manage symptoms but also to realign your body and to help alleviate the cause of disease.
Naturopathic doctors treat both acute and chronic health problems including the following:
Treatments vary depending on patient, condition and health care practitioner. The following are licensed treatment options used by Dr. Kristin Heins, ND:
OHIP does not currently cover visits to naturopathic doctors. Most extended health insurance plans include coverage for naturopathic medicine. Contact your insurance provider to learn more about your coverage.