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How is naturopathic medicine performed?

Dr. Christopher Maloney, ND
Naturopathic Medicine
We begin with a person, not a disease process. We also begin with a different series of assumptions about the person and the body. Our goal is to treat the cause, not the symptoms. In finding that cause, we will educate patients about their bodies. Beyond the philosophy, the Naturopathic visit will progress much the same as a conventional practice: history, discussion of treatment options, labs, and referrals to other practitioners. Treatments will cover a wider range of therapies beyond pharmaceuticals.

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