What conditions do you treat?
Patients come to us for all types of illnesses, from a simple cold to ongoing issues such as chronic fatigue. We approach all health conditions by getting to the root cause of the imbalance. Examples of common conditions that bring people to our office include: thyroid, adrenal, cortisol, fertility, menopause, gut/stomach/digestion, cardio/heart, fatigue, and insomnia.
How long will it take me to feel better?
Every person is different, and some treatments that we recommend require patients to make changes in lifestyle to be effective. The path to healing is quicker for some than for others.
What is a Far Infrared Sauna?
The Sauna at Sunrise Natural Medicine is Far-Infrared. This means it is Zero EMF, and that it uses a gentle heat that penetrates deeply to warm all the tissues, joints, muscles, ligaments and tendons, and effectively increase circulation and metabolism. Click here for a list of benefits.
What are the qualifications of Naturopathic Doctors?
Naturopathic doctors attend a minimum of four years post-baccalaureate training at one of seven accredited North American schools. The education is similar to medical doctors in the basic sciences of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry, as well as in basic and specialized diagnostic techniques including physical examination and laboratory testing.
Do you offer phone appointments for out of town patients?
We are required to see patients in person for the first visit. After that, phone or Skype appointments are fine. Long distance patients must have a local doctor for primary care, necessary laboratory tests and specialist referrals.
Does Sunrise Natural Medicine take insurance?
We don’t file insurance for patients, but we can create a receipt for you with the coding that meets insurance company requirements. You’re required to pay for services at each appointment. You may also use funds in Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Savings Accounts for services and products.