Looking for Functional Medicine or Naturopathy close to Middle Park, Melbourne? Our Naturopaths are trained in Functional Medicine, a comprehensive, thorough approach that aims to identify the root cause of your health concern and bring your body back into balance for long lasting health.
Our Naturopaths specialise in Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), skin conditions, women’s health, and digestive conditions. Consulting from South Melbourne, Melbourne Functional Medicine is easy to reach for those who live or work in Middle Park, Melbourne.
Functional Medicine is in its infancy in Australia, but functional medicine is the evolution of traditional healthcare: a scientific and evidence-based approach to health.
Understanding an individual as more than the systems of the body, but rather as a whole person with many interrelating web-like connections. The skill involved is for the practitioner to understand how it all fits together for that particular individual, so that the health challenges can be solved.
The Naturopaths at Melbourne Functional Medicine excel at this, and our 6-month program gives you the opportunity to work with a functional medicine naturopath and health coach to achieve your health goals. Here’s what is included:
Gaining a comprehensive understanding of you and your health condition takes time.
Your Functional Medicine Naturopath will ask you a lot of questions in your 4-hour consultation to explore possible root causes and contributing factors. They will ask you about your diet, your environmental exposures, your stress levels, your genetics and more.
We understand how stressful making lifestyle changes can be, and with this in mind, we have created a program that gives you uncapped access to your practitioner during those crucial first 6-months to help guide you back to optimal health.
You will also have as much support as you need from your personal health coach.
In order to get a deeper understanding of your health condition, your practitioner will use the latest in diagnostic tests, performed in world-class pathology labs.
These comprehensive tests will give your practitioner further insights to any imbalances and help them to develop a targeted treatment plan.
Our Functional Medicine Naturopaths in Middle Park can help with a range of chronic health conditions.
Our unique program achieves incredible results for patients with a range of conditions. See what they say about their experience with Melbourne Functional Medicine below.
Most naturopaths you work with are likely to book consultations on a session by session basis, but at Melbourne Functional Medicine we work a little differently. We know that it can take time to heal chronic health issues. This is why we work with people in Middle Park in our six month program, where you get as many appointments with your naturopath as you need to be well again. You will also have ongoing contact with your health coach who will support and guide you across all aspects of your personalised treatment plan.
When you sign up to our program, we'll book your initial consultation with one of our naturopaths. From there on, you'll be able to access our online Bookings portal to book future appointments with a member of your healthcare team. Once you have selected an appointment time convenient to you, you’ll receive a confirmation email and text message, as well as reminders so you never miss an appointment.
We help people in Middle Park with a broad range of chronic health concerns such as women’s health conditions like PMS, PCOS, and menopause and digestive, skin, thyroid and cardiovascular health issues. Click here to find out more.
Yes! We pride ourselves on being able to provide evidence-based healthcare via telehealth to patients in Middle Park and across Australia. That means whether you live in Middle Park and surrounding areas in Melbourne, or Perth, Brisbane, Sydney, or Adelaide you can meet with your naturopath via telehealth form wherever you are!
It’s easy to join your telehealth appointment. One you’ve signed up to our program, you will be sent a special link for your naturopath, and one for your health coach. Each time you book an appointment, you will be resent these links via email so them handy. To join your telehealth session, simply click the link to start your session from your mobile or computer. All you need is access to the internet, and a quiet, private place to enjoy your session.
Functional medicine is a science-based and patient-centred approach that empowers you to work with your naturopath to identify and address the root cause of your health condition. Which is why, during your initial consultation, your naturopath will spend four hours with you investigating and understanding your health picture. In the first part of the session, your naturopath will ask you about your diet, genetics, family health history, sleep, lifestyle factors and any other factors that may be contributing to your health problems. This collaborative approach gives your naturopath the opportunity to look at the origins and underlying causes of your health concerns and develop a personalised treatment plan to help you get your health back.
For the second half of the session, your naturopath will start to assemble the information you have shared to develop a plan that is tailored to your individual needs. Your naturopath may also discuss any functional tests to be ordered to get a deeper understanding of your health profile. Towards the end of your initial consult, you will be joined by your health coach who will go through your treatment plan with you and your naturopath and determine how they will be able to best support you with immediate next steps throughout the program. They will also be available to answer any questions you may have.
At Melbourne Functional Medicine, our naturopaths practice functional medicine to achieve sustainable results. Whether you need an alternative to conventional medicine or are seeking a more holistic approach to healthcare, our naturopaths can help you reach your health and wellness goals.
Your naturopath will work with you to investigate and assess the root cause of your chronic health condition, focusing on the body as an interconnected system of parts. This person-centred, holistic approach will enable your naturopath to provide you with a comprehensive treatment plan that caters to your individual needs to transform your health.
While you are getting better, you will work with a health coach who will be there to guide and support you and answer any questions you may have. They will help you manage symptom changes, provide food options for diet changes and keep you motivated to get your health back.
To find out more about what past patients have to say about us, visit our Success Stories page.
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Our team of Functional Medicine Naturopaths and Health Coaches near Middle Park adopt an evidence-based, holistic and investigative approach to get a deeper understanding of your health picture and the root cause of your symptoms. Our healthcare model is informed by practices in Functional Medicine which looks at you as a whole person to identify and address the triggers and root causes associated with your condition and solve your chronic health issues for good.
We serve patients from across all of Melbourne, from suburbs such as Middle Park, in our South Melbourne clinic.