Health Issues

Health Issues

As primary health care providers, our team of therpists are trained to diagnose

and treat a wide variety of conditions including, but not limited to the following:

Get a tailored detoxification plan to increase your energy, lose weight, improve digestion, improve skin and  much more with naturopathic medicine or acupuncture.
Weight Loss and Weight Management Programs
Detoxification and Cleansing Programs
Balancing Blood Sugar Levels
 
 
 
 
 
Thorough orthopedic assessment, diagnosis and treatment of these conditions can be done by our physiotherapist, athletic therapist, osteopath or registered massage therapists.
Contussion
Sprain
Cruciate and Meniscal Injuries
Dislocations
Whiplash
 
Digestive concerns are one of the most common health challenges seen at the clinic and treatment involves an in depth evaluation of dietary habits, medical history and lifestyle factors. Naturopathic medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture are all appropriate diagnosis and treatment routes.
Gas and Bloating
Food Sensitivities and Food Allergies
Irregular Bowel Movements
Crohn's Disease
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity
Overuse Injuries
Any repeated activity, whether occupational or recreational, can lead to overuse injury. Repeatative microtrauma overloads the connective tissue or joint's ability to self repair.
Plantar Fasciitis
Periostitis and Compartment Syndrome
Tendonitis
Bursitis
Frozen Shoulder
Cardiovascular disease refers to any condition that affects the health of the heart, blood vessels and blood circulation. Naturopathic Medicine, TCM and Acupuncture can help with the management and prevention of some commonly occurring cardiovascular conditions and risk factors including:
High Blood Pressure
High Cholesterol and Triglycerides
Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Postural Dysfunction and Pain
Postural dysfunction means your connective tissues (muscles, fascia, ligaments and tendons) have either shortened or lengthened to the point where they affect the alignement of your skeletal system and can cause pain.
Pes Planus (Flat Feet)
ITB Syndrome/Contracture
Patellofemoral Syndrome
Hyperlordosis
Hyperkyphosis
Scoliosis
Chronic inflammation is strongly connected to an increased risk of major health conditions such as arthritis, cancer, heart disease, diabetes, autoimmune diseases and skin reactions such as psoriasis, eczema and signs of pre-mature aging. Acupuncture, TCM or Naturopathic Medicine can help identify the underlying cause.
Dermatitis
Hormonal Imbalance
Gastrointestinal Irritation
Chronic Pain and Swelling Joints
Fatigue
Weight Gain
Type 2 Diabetes
 
Pain Management
There are many different types of pain, some are chronic and others acute. Some are constant and some come and go. Whatever the type or cause, we can suggest an appropriate treatment method for you.
Muscle Tension
Trigger Point Pain
Sport Injuries
Fibromyalgia
Feeling stressed out and drained of energy are some of of the most common problems facing our overworked society where we are subjected to constant inputs that place strain on our adrenal glands and can disrupt how we release stress hormones including cortisol. We can help you find an appropriate treatment or management plan that may include naturopathic medicine, acupuncture, craniosacral therapy or massage.
Anxiety and Stress
Muscle Tension
IBS

Joint Dysfunction and Pain
Joint pain can be caused by a variety of underlying problems. In order to determine the most effective treatment plan, an accurate diagnosis is necessary. Physiotherapy, Athletic Therapy, Massage and Osteopathy all focus on joint assessment, diagnosis and treatment.
Hypomobility
TMJ (Temporomandibular/Jaw) Joint Dysfunction
Degenerative Disk Disease
Disk Herniation
Joint Swelling
 

 
Womens Health
Our acupuncturists take a special interest in treating women's health conditions with a combination of acupuncture and TCM methods. Dr. Watkins, ND also has a broad scope of practice inlcuding pharmaceutic prescription and also has a special interest in these areas.
Menstrual Irregularities
Menpause and Perimenopausal Symptoms
Breast Health
Yeast Infections
Fertility/Infertility
PCOS and Hormonal Imbalances
Hypothyroidism & Hypothyroidism
PMS
 
Sport Injuries and Injury Prevention
Our RMT's, Athletic Therapist and Physiotherapist have extensive experience working with athletes of all levels in a variety of sports including running, cycling, tennis, swimming, weight lifting, soccer and more. Each person's needs are unique whether they are starting a new activity, training for competition or just trying to get in shape.
Sprain & Strain Injuries
Overuse Injuries
Nutritional Coaching
Performance Improvement
Injury Prevention
Post Event Recovery
 
There are effective natural treatments to both support your immune system and help you overcome symptoms of colds or flus. The immune system is a complex organization of biological processes in the body to protect against illness and disease. Many factors may influence the immune response including stress, diet, genetics and previous illness patterns. We suggest a consulatation with either our Naturopath or Acupuncturist.
Cold and Flu Treatment and Prevention
Urinary Tract Infections
Chronic Inflammation
Frequent Infections
Neurological Conditions
An injury to a peripheral nerve, depending on the severity, can result in motor loss (flaccidity), weakness (paresis), sensory loss (anesthesia), sensory impairment (paresthesia) or pain (dysesthesia). We woud suggest either Physiotherapy, Osteopathy or Massage Therapy.
Nerve Impingement
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Piriformis Syndrome
Sciatica
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Neuritis (Nerve Inflammation)
Neuralgia (Nerve Pain)

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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