Holistic Health Assessment + Treatment
Utilizing a large tool box allows for an in-depth assessment to build you a personalized health plan, naturally.
A NATUROPATHIC APPROACH
TO YOUR HEALTH
COMPREHENSIVE APPOINTMENTS - IN-PERSON, VIDEO OR PHONE
Naturopathic visits create a space for ample time to assess your health concerns and needs, perform physical exams when necessary and always allow for questions. They are used as check-ins for reviewing lab results, treatment progress and to develop or tweak your individualized plan.
Nutrition is paramount to your every day health. Taking into account your specific needs, individualized recommendations for improving diet and eating habits are provided. In-depth nutritional counselling sessions are available.
Addressing habits and patterns of behaviour that affect overall health is integral for long lasting changes. Looking at exercise, stress management, sleep habits and mental health provides a holistic approach to health care. Truly where Naturopathic Medicine shines!
BIOIDENTICAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY
Compared to synthetic hormones, bioidentical hormones are identical in structure to the body's own hormones. This reduces side effects while providing the benefits of rebalancing and supporting deficient or suboptimal levels. Dr. Rochelle has advanced training and is licensed to prescribe in BC.
Utilizing high-quality, clinical-grade products, Dr. Rochelle uses an evidence-based approach in selecting which supplements are most supportive of her patient's health. She reviews each supplement in detail so her patients understand the action, duration and benefit. It is her goal to utilize only necessary supplements and avoids the 'everything-and-the-kitchen-sink' approach to prescribing.
A Traditional Chinese Medicine art, acupuncture uses very fine, sterile needles inserted skillfully into the body to stimulate healing. Proven through various studies to modulate the release of hormones and neurotransmitters, it also increases circulation to the area to assist with optimal function.
Herbal medicine, by capsule, tincture or tea is used as natural treatment for a variety of conditions. Herbs are gentle yet potent, and side effects are rare or reduced when compared to pharmaceuticals.
With preference for natural or less invasive therapies, pharmaceutical drugs are used when indicated. Dr. Rochelle has completed additional training and is licensed to prescribe in BC.
Utilizing therapeutic doses of vitamins and minerals, they may be injected intramuscularly or intravenously. This can be helpful to improve physiological levels more quickly than oral supplementation.
Dr. Rochelle takes time to review all supplements you may be taking to ensure of quality, dosage and indication. She also assesses medications for potential interactions and necessity, as well as side effects.
Comprehensive stool analysis
Lactose intolerance testing
Complete female and male hormone assessment (urine, saliva, blood)
Comprehensive thyroid function
Diabetes / Pre-diabetes
ALLERGY, SENSITIVITY AND IMMUNE ASSESSMENT
Food sensitivity testing
Annual Healthy Living Assessment (Life Labs)
Nutritional deficiency testing
Iron deficiency assessment