naturopathic medicine is a body-mind-spirit medicine that is grounded in a distinct philosophy: the body has an innate wisdom and healing potential, which we can learn to communicate with and cooperate with for improved wellbeing.
First, do no harm. Identify and treat the cause. Work with the healing power of nature. Provide individualized care that treats the whole person. Prevent disturbance by promoting habits that support good health. The physician's role is to educate and encourage.
“After all, there is nothing in the world as interesting as people, and one can never study them enough.” Vincent VanGogh