Principles of Naturopathic Medicine

Primum No Nocere – First, do no harm

Naturopathic medicine uses the least invasive method appropriate to each individual case to both effectively diagnose and treat a condition.

Vis Mediatrix Naturae – The healing power of nature

Naturopathic medicine blends treatments from nature and science to help support the natural ability of the body to heal itself and restore a balanced sense of wellbeing.

Tolle Causam – Identify and treat the cause

The goal of naturopathic medicine is to identify and focus treatment on the root cause of an illness.

Tolle Totum  – Treat the whole person

Each person is a unique and complex individual and by looking at the whole case all aspects of health can be addressed.

Docere – Doctor as Teacher

Education is integral in empowering patients to take responsibility in their own health which leads to better overall health and wellness.

Prevention

Being proactive in ones health goes a long way to maintaining health and balance in years to come. As the saying goes “one ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”

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