Naturopathic Orthopedics

Naturopathic orthopedics includes understanding the pathophysiology of an affected area and its sequelae. Many conditions require immune support or modification, dietary modifications, reduction of toxic body burdens and the use of medical foods formulated to address altered pain signaling and neuromuscular function. Other medical and physical methods utilized to restore function can include Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) or the use of Class IV lasers and “Gear Manipulative Surgery”. Supportive exercises include Egoscue training and FlexBand strengthening traction by Dick Hartnell.