Dr. Atousa Faraz, ND
It is the use of plants individually or in combination to treat health conditions.
It is a holistic form of treatment that has been integrated into naturopathic medicine. It is based on the principle of “like cures like” and uses minute doses of natural substances to stimulate the self healing abilities of the body. Almost all homeopathic remedies are produced from natural sources like plants, animals and minerals.
Endocrine Health, Thyroid Health
We offer comprehensive testing and naturopathic treatment for Hypothyroidism, Hashimoto's thyroiditis and Adrenal Insufficiency
The following are some of the services and therapies offered by Dr. Faraz.
Fertility, Pregnancy, Labour and Post Partum Support
Pre and post IVF acupuncture treatments. Acupuncture treatment to induce labour. Naturopathic treatments to help women throughout their pregnancy, labour and post partum. Prenatal and Postnatal Naturopathic care for infants.
The main focus is on prevention of disease and educating patients about their own health and wellbeing. Lifestyle counseling may help you make informed choices to reach and maintain your optimal health, in response to the physical, emotional, nutritional and environmental factors that may affect your wellbeing. Ultimately the goal is to remove obstacles from your state of optimal health.
Traditional Asian Medicine
This is based on balancing the flow of Chi (energy) through the meridian pathways and includes the use of acupuncture needles, moxibustion and herbs.
Medical Laboratory Tests
Comprehensive medical tests like food allergy blood test, hormonal panels, comprehensive heavy metal toxicity test and more.
It examines the relationship between diet and health. Treatment includes dietary changes as well as the use of nutritional supplements such as vitamins, minerals, enzymes and other nutraceuticals.
Includes soft tissue techniques, hydrotherapy, naturopathic spinal manipulation, stretching and exercise techniques.