Naturopathy, or naturopathic medicine, is an integrated system of primary health care consisting of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of human disorders by the therapeutic use of natural remedies and materials.
The naturopathic doctors at Kona Family Health Center are primary care physicians use natural therapies to emphasize disease prevention in concert with the self-healing process. We work with all ages and facilitate naturopathic healing with other medical doctors, surgeons or specialists on a daily basis.
Naturopathy medicine works to identify the underlying causes of disease, then support treatment of disease with a combination of naturopathic therapies and conventional medicine. Naturopathic care might include one or any combination of the following solutions:
Trained naturopathic doctors follow six key principles: