A Naturopath strives to treat the underlying cause of symptoms and puts its focus on prevention, treatment, and wellness through the use of safe and effective natural therapies.The services of a registered Naturopathic Physician are covered by most extended healthcare plans. Consult with your employer or health insurance company to determine the extent of your benefits. Direct billing with extended healthcare plans are available at our clinic, please bring your extended healthcare cards with you.
When you book Naturopathic Consultation with Dr. Shi she will conduct an in-depth assessment, comprehensive physical examination and relevant lab testing to fully understand your current health concerns. Based on this information, Dr. Shi will then develop an naturopathic plan outlining the natural treatment options that will best address your unique health goals.
ACUPUNCTURE & CUPPING
Acupuncture is done to restore energy flow, blood circulation to balance your health by stimulating acupuncture points within body with the use of disposable hair-thin sterilized needles. Acupuncture is effective in treating muscle tightness and nerve irritation. Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a therapist puts special cups on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. Cupping improves blood flow, targets trigger points, and provides fascial release.
Glutathione is an important substance found in every cell in the body, where it acts as an antioxidant to neutralize free radicals and prevent cellular damage. Glutathione functions include: improving the immune system, repairing DNA and detoxification of harmful substances such as pharmaceutical drugs, radiation and many other toxins. Anti aging and promote red blood cell production. Glutathione push is a fast injection that allows absorption to bypass our digestive tract and directly into our system.
MYER’S VITAMIN & MINERAL COCKTAIL IV
Myers’ cocktail is IV (intravenous) vitamin and mineral mixture containing magnesium, calcium, various B vitamins and vitamin C. This natural therapy infuses a patient’s body with a well-tested mixture of essential vitamins and minerals, carefully diluted in sterile water. Magnesium, calcium, vitamin C, and an assortment of B vitamins (vitamin B12 (hydroxocobalamin), vitamin B6 (pyridoxine), vitamin B5 (dexpanthenol), vitamin B complex) are precisely formulated to create the vitamin “cocktail” and are slowly intravenously injected (IV) into the body for maximum absorption. The benefits of the Myers’ cocktail in patients is most likely due to pharmacological qualities of the nutrients and minerals within the mixture (ie, condensed applications of vitamin C have been effectively shown to eradicate viruses and infections within the body), or to improve the basic channeling of nutrients from the blood into the body’s cells. It is also called the energy boost shot beneficial for a broad range of conditions such as -Fibromyalgia (FMS), myofascial pain, Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), Tension and migraine headaches, Depression, Asthma, Infections.
Up to 70 ml/cc of active compounds are absorbed deep into the skin during one treatment. Botanical stem-cells and vital actives combined in the most advanced proprietary formulations that address the main face, body, and scalp concerns. Very low voltage Elapromed equipment stimulates the skin to open up the dermal water channels and allow for high actives absorption with no discomfort.
Elapromed treatments are helpful for a wide variety of different conditions and concerns. Some of these conditions include:
- Acne, acne scars and oily skin
- Sensitive and irritated skin
- Muscle injury and joint pain
- Stretch marks, cellulite
- Dark spots and sun damaged skin
- Fine lines, wrinkles and aging skin
- Hair loss and alopecia