Naturopathic Medicine combines the diagnostics from modern day medicine with the wisdom of nature cure to create a natural healing environment where the mind, body, emotions and spirit can thrive. It can be used to treat acute and chronic disease conditions. Naturopathic medicine can be used alone or with allopathic medicines depending upon the severity of different diseases.
Naturopathic medicine in the state of Connecticut includes diagnosis, treatment and management of medical conditions through many different modalities such as: counseling and talk therapy, dietary and nutritional counseling, conventional and alternative laboratory testing, stretching and exercise therapy, sleep hygiene, hands on therapies like physiotherapy, energetic therapies, meditation and prayer, lifestyle management, integrative medicine, holistic medicine, hydrotherapy, acupuncture, nutritional supplementation, herbal therapies, and topical applications.
Dr Hessberger is intelligent, kind and likes to research information. I recommend her highly. In several instances she has known things that no MD has informed me of. Her degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology makes her a cut above the rest of the majority of ND's.." Lisa Taylor-Austin