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What can I expect from my first visit with a naturopathic Phoenix doctor?

Posted by Dr. Robin Terranella on Fri, Mar 29, 2013 @ 10:03 AM

Phoenix doctor visits with an Arizona physician need not be a quick in-and-out, symptom-treating experience. Your naturopathic doctor through Southwest Integrative Medicine takes time to identify the root cause of your issue. It's Phoenix Arizona holistic healing with Phoenix alternative medicine - like acupuncture - for natural healing of many conditions like:

  • Nutrition and weight loss
  • Thyroid problems
  • Back pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic pain management
  • Cancer treatment
  • Digestive disorders
  • Skin conditions
  • Asthma
  • Arthritis
  • Sleep disorders
  • Cold
  • Flu
  • Fatigue

During your first visit for Phoenix Arizona holistic healing with your naturopathic Phoenix doctor, this Arizona physician will spend about 1 ½ hours getting to know you - body, mind, and spirit. Your Phoenix physician will explain how natural healing can help with a wide range of issues, from cancer treatment to weight loss and nutrition.

As an Arizona physician committed to natural healing, your naturopathic Phoenix doctor will first review:

  • The history of the current present health issue(s) Health review of your bodily systems
  • Past medical history
  • Psychological and social history
  • Contributing environmental exposures
  • Potential genetic predispositions
  • Potential dietary contributors

With this information your Phoenix physician will ensure that Phoenix Arizona holistic healing is tailored to your needs. Whether they be nutrition, weight loss, or a chronic illness.

Your Arizona physician will also do a physical exam and may order lab work. Then after your Phoenix doctor reviews these results, your personalized Phoenix Arizona holistic healing plan will be created. For acupuncture and other Phoenix alternative medicine options, our Phoenix physician can help, serving:

  • Phoenix
  • Scottsdale
  • Fountain Hills
  • Mesa
  • Tempe
  • Cave Creek
  • Carefree
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Tags: Naturopathic Medicine, Holistic Medicine