Functional Medicine

Functional Medicine identifies and address the root causes of disease and health conditions, and views the body as one integrated system, not a collection of independent organs divided. It treats the whole system, not just the symptom, using natural substances.


Naturopathic Medicine

Naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care profession built on a patient-centered approach that emphasizes prevention, treatment, and optimal health through the use of therapeutic methods and substances that support the body’s natural ability to heal and help the patient achieve sustainable health and wellness. Naturopathic Doctors treat the root causes of disease and address prev... Read More

Naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care profession built on a patient-centered approach that emphasizes prevention, treatment, and optimal health through the use of therapeutic methods and substances that support the body’s natural ability to heal and help the patient achieve sustainable health and wellness. Naturopathic Doctors treat the root causes of disease and address preventable risk factors, using a wide range of science-and evidence-based, natural and conventional therapies.


RMT

Registered Massage Therapy is also known as Swedish Massage. It is the hands-on manipulation of soft tissues (muscles, tendons, joints, and ligaments) to relieve the effects of stress and injury on the body. Massage therapy has a therapeutic effect and improves health and well-being by acting on the muscular, nervous and circulatory systems, not to mention the obvious benefit and importance of ... Read More

Registered Massage Therapy is also known as Swedish Massage. It is the hands-on manipulation of soft tissues (muscles, tendons, joints, and ligaments) to relieve the effects of stress and injury on the body. Massage therapy has a therapeutic effect and improves health and well-being by acting on the muscular, nervous and circulatory systems, not to mention the obvious benefit and importance of reducing stress! Tanya Hamlet has also received advanced accreditation in lymphatic massage.


Manual Osteopathy

Manual Osteopathy utilizes a gentle hands-on approach that includes structural (bone and joint), myofascial (muscle and fascia), visceral (organ), and cranial-sacral approaches to care. Traditional Osteopathic philosophy demands that the body be addressed as an integrated unit, and as such the goal of treatment is to restore the natural, healthy integrated state of structures within, while resp... Read More

Manual Osteopathy utilizes a gentle hands-on approach that includes structural (bone and joint), myofascial (muscle and fascia), visceral (organ), and cranial-sacral approaches to care. Traditional Osteopathic philosophy demands that the body be addressed as an integrated unit, and as such the goal of treatment is to restore the natural, healthy integrated state of structures within, while respecting all components of the patient: body, mind, and spirit.


Psychotherapist

We recognize the invaluable tools of psychotherapy in the field of emotional and physical wellness. We work with clients, daily, whose lives can be deeply impacted by their illnesses. We offer counseling and guidance, for our clients, as they journey on the road to wellness.


Nutritionist

Good nutrition is fundamental to any healing journey.  At The Root of Health, we think that good food is the foundation of good health.  Nutrition is a key part of your healing, and we make the services of our Nutritionist available and affordable for our patients.  We believe in limiting the obstacles to helping YOU feel better, and help YOU manage the changes needed in your path to health. ... Read More

Good nutrition is fundamental to any healing journey.  At The Root of Health, we think that good food is the foundation of good health.  Nutrition is a key part of your healing, and we make the services of our Nutritionist available and affordable for our patients.  We believe in limiting the obstacles to helping YOU feel better, and help YOU manage the changes needed in your path to health.

Our Nutritionist will work with you to help facilitate making lasting dietary and lifestyle changes that will be supportive of your healing and long term health.  Our Certified Nutritional Practitioner, Paula Porter is passionate about helping our patients navigate dietary changes.  She can help with making big or small changes aimed at helping YOU feel vitally healthy.

Nutrition packages are available in the clinic for those requiring more consistent guidance and accountability.  if you are looking for guidance or advice in a supportive and friendly environment, we would love to help.


Energy Therapy

Science is now beginning to provide evidence supporting the theory that all injury, pain, and disease begins with an energy imbalance which can actually alter the chemistry in your body. Imbalances or blockages in our energy flow can be caused by trauma, suppressed emotion or continued lower vibrational states such as stress, depression or anxiety. This is something ancient cultures instinctive... Read More

Science is now beginning to provide evidence supporting the theory that all injury, pain, and disease begins with an energy imbalance which can actually alter the chemistry in your body. Imbalances or blockages in our energy flow can be caused by trauma, suppressed emotion or continued lower vibrational states such as stress, depression or anxiety. This is something ancient cultures instinctively knew as they mapped out meridian lines, spin points (such as the major chakras) and auric fields in and around the human body and devised practices and therapies to balance the body’s energy, such as yoga, reiki, and acupuncture.

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