Integrative Medicine combines biomedicine and complementary evidence-based medicine. North Coast Medical Centre offers you the convenience of combined consultations where you can see a GP and a naturopath at the same time –receive biomedical assessment and testing from a GP along with complementary assessment and treatment from a naturopath. Together we provide patient focused care and devise and implement strategies to meet your individual health needs.
This can include health plans for current conditions as well as disease prevention strategies.
Initial integrative consultations are an hour which includes 15 minutes with a GP and the full hour with the naturopath. Follow ups are usually half an hour.
Call reception to arrange a combined consultation with your preferred practitioners.
Women's Integrative Health
For female health conditions, you can see a female GP for testing and diagnosis and a female naturopath for dietary & supplement advice and naturopathic treatment in the one consultation.
Menstrual problems - PMS, period pain, heavy bleeding, endometriosis
Cycle irregularity including PCOS
Preconception and pregnancy health care - nutritional, dietary & supplement advice, fertility charting, IVF support
Peri-menopausal changes - hot flushes, night sweats, breast tenderness, heavy bleeding, mood, sleep or cognitive changes, prevention of osteoporosis and cardiovascular conditions
Female integrative health consultations are currently available for $100 for your initial consultation.
Pediatric Integrative Health
Pediatric integrative health care offers the convenience and time saving of seeing a GP and naturopath at the same time. If you don't necessarily want conventional treatment as your first option, you can have the safety and assessment of a GP along with gentler complementary medicine treatment protocols.
This is also a fantastic option if you are wanting to focus on preventative health in your children.
Management and treatment of acute conditions: colds & flus, ear infections, gastro, tonsillitis, conjunctivitis, urinary tract infections
Treatment or prevention of allergic conditions: eczema, asthma, allergies
Digestive conditions: abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea
Skin conditions: eczema, warts
Nervous system: nervousness or sleep disorders
Acute pediatric consultations are usually 15-30 minutes & initial conditions 30-60 minutes and follow- ups 30 minutes.