Naturopathic Medicine is a primary healthcare system that focuses on the whole body. It combines research-driven modern medicine with traditional natural medicine. Naturopathy utilizes its natural therapies with the understanding that the mind, body and spirit are interconnected. This helps to promote optimal health and wellbeing. Naturopathic Doctors strive to empower their patients by giving them the knowledge to prevent illness and be proactive about their health. Gentle and effective therapies are used to heal and strengthen the body to prevent invasive procedures and harsh treatments.