|1. What is Naturopathic Medicine? What is a Naturopathic
A - Naturopathic medicine is a complementary health care
approach that offers non-invasive and natural therapies for the
treatment of the whole person, not disease. It focuses on removing
the underlying cause, not symptoms. Naturopathic doctors attend
4-year accredited medical schools. NDs obtain licenses after sitting
for board examinations and can serve as primary care physicians in
some state (not New Jersey).
|2. Does insurance cover these visits?
A - Insurance companies may REIMBURSE the fees paid for visits
to a naturopathic doctor. The office does not accept insurance as a
form of payment.
|3. How often are visits scheduled with this office?
A - The first follow-up appointment is usually scheduled 3-4 weeks
after the initial visit. Visits can be monthly, annually, or any schedule
that is best for the wellness plan.
|4. Are any specific supplements recommended or required
A - Any supplements that are recommended by this office are from
a variety of professional nutraceutical companies that are certified
organic or wild-crafted. They are not required by the office to