Treatments offered at ONC:
To best serve your needs, ONC practitioners hold extensive and diverse knowledge of a myriad of disciplines practiced in Naturopathic Medicine and often utilize the approaches listed below, alone or in combination, in their treatment strategy.
Dietary modifications, nutritional supplements and ... detoxification can dramatically improve health.
Herbal medicine is the foundation of modern pharmacology. Plants from around the world are used for their healing effects on specific organs and systems in the body.
Small doses of plant, mineral and animal substances effectively stimulate the body's ability to heal itself.
ACUPUNTURE AND ORIENTAL MEDICINE
Oriental diagnostic techniques are used to develop a protocol of Acupuncture and Chinese herbs to balance the flow of Chi (Energy) through meridian pathways. Acupuncture can be used acutely for pain, or for the treatment of chronic conditions.
High dosages of vitamins and minerals are administered directly into the bloodstream, which bypasses the digestive track and therefore has a maximum effect. This treatment is excellent for rebuilding the body from a weakened state.
Several hands on techniques are used to improve movement, relieve pain, realign physical structures, and to rebalance energy. Techniques include craniosacral therapy, massage and hydrotherapy. Machines often employed include; ultrasound, interferential current and electrical or laser acupuncture.
PREVENTION AND LIFESTYLE MODIFICATION
Lifestyle, dietary, environmental and genetic risk factors are identified, and a personalized program is created to facilitate optimal health.
The Vega method of electrodermaI testing is used as a tool to help identify food and environmental sensitivities. The Vega results are used in coordination with the patients symptoms, medical history, and physical findings, to discover unknown food or environmental sensitivities. A natural protocol is then recommended to treat or eliminate the sensitivities.