Naturopathic doctors excel at treating digestive conditions because they are able to take the time necessary to identify the root of the problem, rather than simply treating the symptoms. Establishing good digestive function is foundational in achieving overall health. It is critical to ensure that the nutrients the body receives are properly broken down, absorbed and utilized. At Restoration Integrated Health, the goal is to optimize digestive health by addressing factors that may be contributing to your digestive concerns, administering appropriate lab tests and recommending appropriate naturopathic therapies.
- Acid reflux/heartburn/GERD
- Celiac disease, gluten intolerance
- Crohn’s disease
- Diverticulosis or diverticulitis
- Gall bladder issues
- Hepatitis, liver congestion or fatty liver
- Indigestion, gas, bloating
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Pancreatic enzyme insufficiency
At Restoration Integrated Health we are passionate about providing individualized treatment protocols for women in all different stages of life. Dr. Bell has extensive training in women’s hormones and understands the importance of achieving balance. Fertility and prenatal care are a primary area of focus.
- Breast health
- Cervical dysplasia and abnormal PAP smears
- Menstrual Irregularities
- Mental/Emotional Irregularities
- Hair Loss
- Low libido
- Ovarian cysts
- Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
- Poly cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
- Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
- Uterine Polyps
Naturopathic medicine offers a wide variety of treatments that can enhance immune health and help the body to fight infection. The focus is to identify the underlying factors that could be weakening the immune system such as stress, diet, food intolerances, toxic burden, and nutrient deficiencies. Dr. Bell also offers safe and effective relief from acute infections, colds and flus.
- Acute and Chronic Sinusitis
- Candida Albicans
- Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
Dr. Bell loves working with children because they respond so well to naturopathic medicine. Children generally improve very quickly with natural therapies. Establishing healthier diets and lifestyle habits from a very early age can translate into healthier lives when they become adults.
- Ear Infections
- Food introduction Protocols
- Frequent Infections
- Lactation support
- Well Baby Exam
Maintaining a healthy weight can be challenging due to a wide variety of issues in our society today. Inappropriate weight gain caused by stress and hormonal imbalance is becoming increasingly prevalent in today’s society. Dr. Bell can guide patients through a 21 day program designed to balance hormones and reset the body’s metabolism. The clinic also utilizes a bioelectrical impedance machine to measure body composition. The goal is always to identify the factors making it difficult to attain a healthy weight and then develop a protocol to get the body back into balance.
- Weight loss
- Weight gain
- Improving body composition
Many psychological issues are treated very well with naturopathic medicine. Understanding that mental, emotional and physical health are all very inter-related allows Naturopathic doctors to treat the whole person. Addressing the mental/emotional aspects of a person’s life often restores balance and facilitates physical healing.
- Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Seasonal Affective Disorder
Naturopathic doctors are able to address both acute and chronic pain while working to identify the underlying cause in order to completely eliminate pain. Several therapies exist to address musculoskeletal pain and reduce inflammation. Natural therapies can be used alone or in conjunction with conventional therapies.
- Chronic back pain
- Chronic headaches
- Plantar Fasciitis
- Joint pain[/read]
Skin conditions are often a reflection of a bigger problem. By investigating the underlying cause of the skin condition and addressing physiological triggers (hormone imbalance, food sensitivities, stress or nutrient deficiencies) naturopathic doctors are able to completely resolve many skin conditions.
Many people put in the training hours necessary to excel at their sport without giving enough consideration to their nutritional intake, supplementation regime and recovery time. Dr. Bell is experienced in working with athletes from many different sporting backgrounds and is able to help athletes achieve their goals through dietary counseling, stretching/strengthening exercises and soft tissue work.
- Sports injuries
- Performance enhancement