Your first visit will last approximately 60-90 minutes. Once you have booked your first appointment, you will be sent a new patient intake form. We will review your comprehensive patient history and a concern-oriented physical assessment will be done. Please bring a list of all current medications and supplements with you, along with any recent bloodwork and/or diagnostic imaging results. Some treatment recommendations are made during the initial visit.
Naturopathic doctors are not covered by OHIP in the province of Ontario. However, most extended health benefits packages cover visits to licensed Naturopathic Doctors (NDs) up to a certain amount per family member per year. Consult your benefits package for details.
Naturopathic medicine can support all forms of health concerns — from pediatric to geriatric, from irritating systems to chronic illness and from the physical to the psychological.
Naturopathic medicine may be beneficial for: