What is Naturopathic Medicine? It is simply an approach using all things natural to treat and prevent health problems. The goal of Naturopathic Medicine is to optimize your health no matter what your current condition is. How are Naturopathic Physicians trained? They are licensed primary care physicians and general practioners of natural medicine, who address the underlying cause of disease through effective, individualized natural therapies. They integrate the healing powers of the body, mind and spirit.
Conditions commonly treated:
- Arthritis - Allergies - Sinus - Women's Health - Fatigue - Diabetes - Colds and Flu - Indigestion and GI problems - Stress - Insomnia - Skin problems - Weight management
How is Naturopathic Medicine different from conventional medicine? Though they often compliment each other, they differ in their approach to treatment. Naturopathic Medicine addresses the whole person and focuses on disease prevention and health enhancement using natural therapies and patient education.
Dr. Hoda Kiama
Dr. Hoda Kiama is a graduate of the National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland, Oregon. She is a family physician with twelve years experience helping patients regain and maintain their health. She uses gentle therapies, including Nutrition, Botanical Medicine, Homeopathy and lifestyle Counseling. She helps educate her patients in the maintenance of good health and in preventive care. Dr. Kiama treats each patient on an individual basis, tailoring treatments to meet each person's specific needs. Dr. Kiama takes the time to acquire in-depth knowledge of each patient so as to offer them a whole person treatment approach that addresses the mind, body and emotions. In her practice, she addresses a wide variety of health concerns both acute and chronic, including diabetes, weight management, digestive problems, auto-immune disease, chronic fatigue syndrome, arthritis, allergies, depression, menopause, and migraines. As a family doctor, she treats men and women as well as children of all ages. Dr. Kiama is committed to helping her patients recover their health, as well as to help them achieve a greater state of wellness.