THE TRUTH ABOUT NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE

ALLERGIES & ASTHMA

WOMAN'S HEALTH & FERTILITY

ANXIETY/DEPRESSION

DIGESTIVE DISORDERS

PEDIATRICS

SKIN CONDITIONS

ARTHRITIS

STRESS MANAGEMENT

WEIGHT ISSUES

FIBROMYALGIA & CHRONIC FATIGUE
Q. Are Naturopathic Doctors Primary Care Physicians?
 
A. YES. Naturopathic Doctors are considered primary care providers, and can     diagnose and treat most conditions.
 
Q. Are Naturopathic Doctors regulated?
 
A. YES. Dr. Burke Browman is board certified and licensed by the           Province of Ontario. It is important you seek out a qualified Naturopathic                Doctor to ensure the best quality of care.
 
Q. Do Naturopathic Doctors take all aspects of a patient's life into account,   
     including diet and lifestyle, before determining a treatment plan?
 
A. YES. Dr. Burke Browman will spend approximately 60-90 minutes in an initial    appointment gathering information pertaining to all aspects of a patient's life.    A physical exam, diet diary, and diagnostic tests are all used to complete a
             full
diagnostic assessment.
 
Q. Do Naturopathic Doctors provide individualized treatment plans?
 
A. YES. Dr. Burke Browman ensures that each treatment plan meets the unique    needs of the individual patient. By creating an individualized treatment plan,    the goals of each patient can be addressed and achieved.
 
Q. Do Naturopathic Doctors work independently of Medical Doctors?
 
A. NO. Dr. Burke Browman works with the other health care providers to best    meet the patient's needs.
 
Q. Are Naturopathic Services covered by health plans?
 
A. Most insurance companies do cover Naturopathic Medicine under the       extended health care plan. It is best to check with your provider.